The Presidential Pardon might actually be a checkmate on those who would abuse their Presidential Pardon
How loyal a base is means little when considering the size of the the base.
This is the fourth in a multi-part series, of indefinite length and schedule, examining the building of Trump’s Wall, a metaphorical wall between ideology and reality. Parts One, Two, and Three can be read here, here, and here. Last time, I wrote about xenophobia and religious intolerance, and how they have fostered a sense of isolation and isolationism. … Continue reading Another Brick In Trump’s Wall Part Four
The Senate's latest attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare as it is more colloquially known, appeared to die on Tuesday. This is the third such attempt at repealing the law, which has always been opposed by Republicans. In March, the House passed the American Health Care Act, or Trumpcare 1.0. The bill … Continue reading Is Governing Even Consistent With the GOP’s Ideals?
Sunday morning, Donald Trump tweeted something that may have been accidentally revealing about why he doesn't believe that he is as unpopular as he is, and why his fans don't either. Trump tweeted that in an ABC/WaPo poll he had "almost 40% [favorability]," that this wasn't bad, and that the same poll was inaccurate during … Continue reading On Polling: Approval and Probability – or – Now I Understand How Trump Bankrupted His Own Casinos
Early Tuesday morning, Donald Trump Jr. took to Twitter to release what is ostensibly the entire email chain of his conversation with Robert Goldstone about whether he would like to meet with someone on behalf of the "Crown prosecutor of Russia" to provide "official documents and information that would incriminate Hillary" to the Trump campaign. … Continue reading It May Not Be Treason, But It’s Still Illegal
This is the third in a multi-part series, of indefinite length and schedule, examining the building of Trump's Wall, a metaphorical wall between ideology and reality.