Usually the subject of my Sunday article is the biggest political story of the week just ended. Selecting a single story in the Trump era has become increasingly difficult. This week it is a select a scandal situation. A comprehensive article covering all of the scandals is impossible. I’ll try to combine a few and conclude with a lesson. Let’s explore. Continue reading An Orange Sky, Yellow President And Red Alerts
I’m still stuck on last week. The biggest political thing that should have happened – the enactment of another economic rescue package didn’t – that doesn’t mean there was any shortage of occurrences. In fact one of the biggest hardly got covered – the Trump campaign going dark on the airwaves for at least a period of time. With the aid of a few observations and history let’s explore. Continue reading Setting Up For September And Beyond
Everything is running a little late in 2020. Despite the fact that it is July it is still Supreme Court watching time with several important decisions still to be announced. The Court has sent a few largely ignored signals and added to them last week. Let’s explore. Continue reading Don’t Count On This Court
President Trump and his minions like to brag about what they call his 2016 landslide victory in the Electoral College. Let’s put that malarkey to rest once and for all. There have been 15 elections since all fifty states were admitted to the union. Trump’s electoral vote total tied for tenth place. That is below average and certainly not a landslide. Let’s explore, there is much more. Continue reading Tenth Is A Landslide?
I have no confidence in the Trump administration’s ability to guide us through the current Trump Recession, the coronavirus pandemic or the rapidly approaching Trump Depression. I have good reason to feel that way and I have a lot of company. Let’s explore. Continue reading With Good Cause And Plenty Of Company