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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, […]

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 […]