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The One Thing President Trump Forgot to Mention In His SOTU, According to Justin Amash
Politics

The One Thing President Trump Forgot to Mention In His SOTU, According to Justin Amash

On occasion, Donald Trump can act Presidential. Last night’s State of the Union is the perfect example. After a year of juvenile tweets, President Trump read a well written and optimistic speech that reassured Republicans and impressed independents. The CBS snap poll conducted immediately after found 97% of Republicans approved, […]

It’s Not the Economy’s Fault Republicans Aren’t Popular – It’s the President, Stupid
Free Markets

It’s Not the Economy’s Fault Republicans Aren’t Popular – It’s the President, Stupid

In 1992, Clinton campaign manager James Carville’s mantra was “It’s the economy, stupid.” George H.W. Bush’s tepid response to the 1991 recession provided an opening for his Democratic challenger to characterize him as the guy presiding over “the worst economy in 50 years,” despite the fact that the nation was […]