In Making His Second Supreme Court Pick, Trump Has a Model: His First

In Making His Second Supreme Court Pick, Trump Has a Model: His First

Judge Kethledge is a graduate of the University of Michigan and its regulation college, whereas one other finalist, Judge Barrett, attended Rhodes College in Memphis, Tenn., and Notre Dame Law School. She stays within the combine, officers stated, however her interview with Mr. Trump was temporary and her star has light. Mr. Trump, his aides […]

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In the administration’s price range proposals, it has sought deep cuts in support to those international locations — one thing Congress has properly ignored. Removing a monetary lifeline from nations already in chaos is hardly a recipe for progress. At the identical time, Mr. Trump’s transfer to kick out as many people who find themselves […]

Bush Veteran Joseph Hagin to Leave Trump White House Post

Bush Veteran Joseph Hagin to Leave Trump White House Post

WASHINGTON — Joseph W. Hagin, a deputy chief of employees to President Trump and one of the vital seasoned authorities veterans on a crew populated primarily by newcomers with little if any prior expertise within the White House, plans to step down subsequent month. Mr. Hagin has run White House operations for Mr. Trump for […]

Trump Picks Economic Winners, Guided by Nostalgia

Trump Picks Economic Winners, Guided by Nostalgia

“Coal is not coming back,” mentioned Joshua D. Rhodes, a analysis fellow on the Energy Institute on the University of Texas at Austin. “Further subsidies right now will only prevent workers from being retrained or building careers elsewhere — which will make things even more painful when the bottom finally does drop out.” In the […]

How Trump Diverged From Other Presidents and Embraced a Policy of Separating Migrant Families

How Trump Diverged From Other Presidents and Embraced a Policy of Separating Migrant Families

“I was pissed, and still am,” stated Ben Johnson, the chief director of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. “I thought that he had a shocking disregard for due process.” Before lengthy, the Obama administration would face authorized challenges, and be compelled to cease detaining households indefinitely. A federal choose in Washington ordered the administration in […]

Trump Saluted a North Korean General, Setting Off a Debate

White House Defends Trump’s Salute to a North Korean Military Officer

“It is wholly inappropriate for the commander in chief of our armed forces to salute the military of our adversary, especially one which is responsible for a regime of terror, murder and unspeakable horror against its own people,” Mr. Eaton stated in a press release. “We must talk with them, for the sake of avoiding […]

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At the identical time, the Trump partisans and apolitical normies who just like the North Korea summit want to acknowledge that the issues that beset Obama’s try at “offshore balancing” might beset Trump’s efforts as nicely. Hegemony’s burdens are appreciable, however typically when the hegemon pulls again the brand new equilibrium turns ugly sufficient to […]

Trump Is About to Meet U.S. Allies in Canada. They’re Angry.

Trump Is About to Meet U.S. Allies in Canada. They’re Angry.

Others are much less sanguine about that chance. Mr. Trump’s resolution to desert the Iran deal was notably infuriating to leaders in Europe, the place companies and banks had been keen to start business actions in Iran with the lifting of sanctions. But after the president determined to withdraw the United States from the settlement, […]