Articles of Interest
December 06, 2016, 3:07am

By Jennifer Rubin – The Washington Post.

The Wall Street Journal reports: “U.S. employers added a seasonally adjusted 178,000 jobs in November and the unemployment rate fell to 4.6%, the Labor Department said Friday. While the rate was the … Read more »

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December 06, 2016, 3:05am

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

Last week when Donald Trump began his so-called Thank You Tour in Cincinnati, he had yet another opportunity to be magnanimous and conciliatory, to step beyond the division and acrimony of … Read more »

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December 03, 2016, 4:09pm

By Eugene Robinson – The Washington Post
Donald Trump must be the biggest liar in the history of American politics, and that’s saying something.

Trump lies the way other people breathe. We’re used to politicians who stretch the truth, who … Read more »

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December 03, 2016, 11:01am

Trump Backers Go to Court to Block Vote Recounts in 3 States.

LANSING, Mich. — President-elect Donald J. Trump and his allies have filed separate legal … Read more »

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December 03, 2016, 10:51am

 – The New York Times.

President-elect Donald J. Trump is back at Trump Tower as his team takes shape, and he’s staying busy.

■ He invited … Read more »

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December 03, 2016, 10:18am

By Kathleen Park – The Washington Post.

On the first stop of his “thank you” tour in Ohio on Thursday, President-elect Donald Trump hit replay on several of his campaign tropes.

Among the crowd pleasers, he heckled the “crooked media,” … Read more »

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December 02, 2016, 2:47pm

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

If you’ve been in a funk over the results of this election: Buck up. It’s over. Dry the tears, push back against the malaise, burn away the fog and stiffen the … Read more »

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December 02, 2016, 2:44pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

Donald Trump won the Electoral College (though not the popular vote) on the strength of overwhelming support from working-class whites, who feel left behind by a changing economy and society. And they’re … Read more »

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December 02, 2016, 2:17pm

By Eugene Robinson – The Washington Post.

Donald Trump promised to punish U.S. companies that ship manufacturing jobs out of the country. Instead, judging from the way he has handled the Carrier Corp. matter, he plans to reward them. Quite … Read more »

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December 02, 2016, 1:32pm

Dear leader tours the nation holding raucous rallies for the worshipping faithful.

By Charles A. Pierce – Esquire.com

A couple of events on Thursday gave us a peek into what the next four (or eight) years are going to be … Read more »

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