The Georgia and Alabama legislatures have just passed laws banning abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected and providing possible prison sentences for doctors who violate them.
President Donald Trump’s nominees to the Federal Reserve Board — Herman Cain and Stephen Moore — were both forced to withdraw by the banking establishment which rebelled against having outsiders on the Fed. Their cardinal sin was to urge more cuts in interest rates to further stimulate the economy, disregarding fears of inflation, the institutional bugaboo of the Fed.
Mayday (for Democrats) — On May 10, 2019, Trump passed his high water mark, scoring his highest approval since his presidency was only one month old in February of 2017.
In Tennessee Williams’ play, “The Glass Menagerie,” he says that the magician “gives you illusion that has the appearance of truth,” but as a playwright, he says “I give you truth in the pleasant disguise of illusion.”
So it is now, in his new novel “Collusion”, that former House Speaker Newt Gingrich dares to explore the nightmare Washington pretends can’t happen: A real collusion among leftists, pairing American political “progressives” and Russian intelligence agents.
When Joe Biden announced his bid for the presidency, he started in first place, about 7-10 points ahead of Bernie Sanders. But since his declaration of candidacy, he has soared to a lead of more than twenty points in many polls.