The gay, loving relationship between an influential conservative U.S. senator and a popular former lobbyist is the subject of a new five-act story —“The senator and I”—written in the form of a book ( www.thesenatorandi.com ) and now available in many bookstores around the world. The author, Freddy De Freitas, a Brazilian-born journalist-lobbyist , who lives […]
The Senate Must Do Its Job Senate Republicans are refusing to hold a hearing for President Obama’s nominee Chief Judge Merrick Garland. Here’s why this is an unprecedented level of obstruction.
Based on the fact that the Democratic nominating process is totally rigged and Crooked Hillary Clinton and Deborah Wasserman Schultz will not allow Bernie Sanders to win, and now that I am the presumptive Republican nominee, it seems inappropriate that I would debate the second place finisher. Likewise, the networks want to make a killing […]
Just three weeks into my presidency, I made a promise to the people of Elkhart, Indiana. It was the first city I visited as President. Folks there had been hit harder by the recession than almost anywhere else in America. The unemployment rate was on its way to nearly twenty percent. Companies that had sustained […]
President Barack Obama jots down notes while waiting for other G7 leaders to arrive for Summit Session One Working Lunch, at the Shima Kanko Hotel, The Classic, in Shima City, Japan, May 26, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
Bernie Sanders on Friday took his campaign to Kenneth Hahn Park to highlight how the oil and gas industry puts profits over the health of communities and the future of our planet. The park was supposed to be a 400-acre recreation area for the entire community to enjoy, but instead it is now the home […]
WASHINGTON ¬ U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) has written to President Obama regarding U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan. “A timely decision on U.S. force levels is necessary so that our allies and partners can generate forces and make appropriate pledges for the Resolute Support Mission beginning in January 2017,” wrote Graham, along with a […]