Perhaps the most famous phrase from Watergate is, “Follow the money.” Despite the reality that it was never uttered in connection with that scandal it is good advice when trying to analysis political goings-on. I want to do a bit of that today.
Today’s title is but a single word. That is because I feel it succinctly sums up the current situation.
There is no need to make things up (unless you are a present day Republican trying to justify your position) because the truth gives you more material than you can possibly cover in five op-eds a week. If you haven’t figured it out by now today’s article is another catch up attempt.
A lot is going on. Much more than I can ever cover. Today’s is another of my attempts to catch up. As if there weren’t enough material, I’ll even start a rumor and debunk it.
During my lifetime and with the exception of four years (the Trump administration) the de facto leader of the free world has been the American president. Currently that is Joe Biden and I don’t envy his position especially vis-a-vis Ukraine. Continue reading Glad I’m Not Joe