Tag: Donald Trump

Trump Finally Disbands the Fraud that Was His Voter Fraud Commission
Elections

Trump Finally Disbands the Fraud that Was His Voter Fraud Commission

With a low-key announcement, the White House did something relatively rare: admit defeat. Due to noncompliance with requests for data by state governments, Donald Trump’s presidential commission to investigate voter fraud is being disbanded. Officially, the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity was chaired by Vice President Pence, and was […]

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 […]

Cutting Foreign Aid Is President Trump’s Best Foreign Policy Idea Yet
International

Cutting Foreign Aid Is President Trump’s Best Foreign Policy Idea Yet

One of the most controversial pieces of Donald Trump’s foreign policy platform was his non-interventionist take on foreign aid. While many neo-conservatives shuddered at the thought of cutting a penny, conservatives and libertarians applauded his support for significant reductions in spending. Despite the split within the Republican party, Donald Trump […]