Conservatives aren’t done with Steve Bannon yet

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday repudiated his former chief strategist, saying Steve Bannon was never as influential as he claimed to be — but the far-right candidates who have long clamored for Bannon’s support aren’t willing to disavow him so quickly. In an explosive statement, the president suggested that Bannon had “lost his mind”… Please follow and like us:

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Three Huge, Totally Unexpected Surprises to Look for in 2018

Here are three leading examples of the conventional wisdom among Washington’s political experts about what will happen in 2018: Democrats will ride a “Blue Wave” of congressional campaign victories to retake control of Congress, gaining majorities in the Senate and the House of Representatives. Only the richest Americans will benefit economically from passage of President Donald… Please follow and like us:

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Market levitation slows Thursday, politics gums up the works

WASHINGTON, July 20, 2017 – We’re back today after another summer hiatus, which found us this time back up in Cleveland, Ohio to attend a wedding, after which we visited relatives in Pittsburgh, Pa. Frankly, it’s a breath of fresh air to leave Washington for a few days, leaving most, if not all this city’s dysfunctional… Please follow and like us:

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