As Inflation Rises, It’s Even Harder to Get a Raise

As Inflation Rises, It’s Even Harder to Get a Raise

The economic system just isn’t but there for a lot of Americans. The jobs report on Friday confirmed that the United States added a formidable 213,000 jobs in June. The restoration has introduced unemployment all the way down to traditionally low ranges. But the report, as is commonly the case, pointed to an important manner […]

In a Fox-Inspired Tweetstorm, Trump Offers a Medley of Falsehoods and Misstatements

In a Fox-Inspired Tweetstorm, Trump Offers a Medley of Falsehoods and Misstatements

WASHINGTON — The string of insults, misstatements, exaggerations and outright falsehoods emanating from the White House started simply after dawn. In the area of some hours, President Trump on Tuesday took credit score for averting a war with North Korea, charged with out proof that President Barack Obama had secretly granted citizenship to 1000’s of […]

Remembering Obama and Hoping to Win Again

Remembering Obama and Hoping to Win Again

YES WE (STILL) CAN Politics within the Age of Obama, Twitter, and Trump By Dan Pfeiffer 286 pp. Twelve. $28. For liberals, progressives and Democrats, the yr and a half since Donald Trump was inaugurated as president has been a debilitating emotional curler coaster trip. The president’s withdrawal from the Paris local weather accord, the […]

Trump Says He Will Announce Supreme Court Pick on July 9

Trump Says He Will Announce Supreme Court Pick on July 9

BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Trump stated Friday that he plans to announce his choose to switch Justice Anthony M. Kennedy on July 9, shortly kicking off a affirmation battle that the White House and Senate Republicans hope to complete by early fall. Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force One as he flew to his Bedminster, […]

Abortion and Travel Ban Rulings Are Victory for G.O.P. Tactics on Gorsuch

Abortion and Travel Ban Rulings Are Victory for G.O.P. Tactics on Gorsuch

WASHINGTON — The penalties of President Trump’s nomination of Neil M. Gorsuch to the Supreme Court — and the Republican blockade of President Barack Obama’s nomination of Merrick B. Garland in 2016 for that seat — reverberated powerfully on Tuesday after the court docket’s conservative majority handed down main choices on Mr. Trump’s journey ban […]

Opinion

Opinion

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 […]

Kimmel Can’t Figure Out Melania Trump’s ‘I Really Don’t Care’ Jacket

Kimmel Can’t Figure Out Melania Trump’s ‘I Really Don’t Care’ Jacket

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'Family detention' existed under Obama, too. But systematically separating kids is all new.

'Family detention' existed beneath Obama, too. But systematically separating youngsters is all new.

THE LOWDOWN: Here’s an immigration lawyer’s first-hand account of confronting former President Barack Obama on household detention facilities. Trump’s a monster, however failings of earlier administrations paved the best way for his abuses. Being an #immigration #lawyer within the age of @realDonaldTrump is like that episode of #BattlestarGalactica the place Cylons assault each 33 min […]

All 4 Living Former First Ladies Condemn Trump Border Policy That Separates Families

All four Living Former First Ladies Condemn Trump Border Policy That Separates Families

On Tuesday, Michelle Obama, who succeeded Mrs. Bush as first woman, retweeted her predecessor’s opinion article and mentioned merely, “Sometimes truth transcends party.” But her husband’s administration was additionally closely criticized for the way officers responded to its personal immigration disaster. Indeed, Barack Obama earned the nickname “deporter in chief” for expelling extra individuals than […]