Articles of Interest
November 12, 2016, 4:11am

By Steve Eder – The New York Times.

Over the next few weeks, Donald J. Trump will be deep in the throes of selecting cabinet members, reviewing potential Supreme Court justices and deciding on the top priorities for his new … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 7:15pm

By Steven Rattner – The New York Times.

Donald J. Trump is positioned to achieve the most radical reshaping of economic policy since Ronald Reagan. Even under Reagan, Republicans never controlled both houses of Congress.

Since Mr. Trump has yet … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 7:13pm


NAZARETH, Pa. — Debbie Biro became a Republican to vote for Donald J. Trump.

A lifelong Democrat, Ms. Biro, 57, is a churchgoing single mother who practices yoga and does not

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November 11, 2016, 1:51pm

Paul Ryan just announced his plans to phase out Medicare with privatization using vouchers

Talking Points Memo late last night after most were in be published this brief stunning announcement -— “And Here We Go”:

“Paul Ryan just announced … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 1:42pm

By Eric Lipton – The New York Times.

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump, who campaigned against the corrupt power of special interests, is filling his transition team with some of the very sort of people who he has complained

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November 11, 2016, 1:41pm

In November 2000, as the Florida recount gripped the nation, a newly elected Democratic senator from New York took a break from an upstate victory tour to address the … Read more »

November 11, 2016, 1:39pm

LONDON — Hillary Clinton got closer than any American woman to the nation’s top job, but her loss this week has thrown a spotlight back on the question: Why

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November 11, 2016, 1:37pm
Only in America could a man whose staff took away his Twitter account be given the nuclear codes.

“Only in America / Land of opportunity” —Jay & the Americans

God, I love this country.

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November 11, 2016, 11:49am

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — It was visceral. Women felt gutted, shocked, appalled, afraid. The prospect of celebrating the election of the nation’s first female president had been crushed … Read more »

November 10, 2016, 5:36pm

By Neal Gabler –

America died on Nov. 8, 2016, not with a bang or a whimper, but at its own hand via electoral suicide. We the people chose a man who has shredded our values, our morals, our … Read more »