Opinion | A Very Partisan Supreme Court Term

The Supreme Court keeps making it harder for Americans to exercise their most basic democratic right: casting a vote that matters. The court made two decisions yesterday that damaged voting rights. It upheld gerrymandered election maps in Texas, ignoring evidence that the maps were drawn to minimize the power of minority voters. And it declined…

Conservative Website Demolishes Trump

Conservative Website Forbes offers a detailed point-by-point of Trump’s economic failure, offering a grim preview of coming events. Stan Collender, an executive vice president in the Washington, D.C. office of Qorvis MSLGROUP, has an impressive resume when it comes to fiscal policy as it relates to government revenue, especially taxes. That knowledge was on full…

Travel-ban ruling could embolden Trump in remaking the U.S. immigration sys…

President Trump’s victory Tuesday in the Supreme Court’s ratification of his travel ban marked a milestone in his attempt to paint broad swaths of immigrants as dangerous — a rhetorical strategy that has underpinned the administration’s sweeping efforts to unilaterally curtail immigration. Since taking office 18 months ago, Trump has amplified, and attempted to codify…

Trump tax cuts carry a big price tag: Huge debt and risk of another financi…

The tax cuts championed by President Trump are helping push the nation toward an unprecedented level of debt, heightening the risk of another financial crisis, according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. The budget office’s annual look at the government’s long-term financial outlook paints a grim picture, projecting soaring deficits in the coming years, with…