Tag Archives: Washington

Marie’s 90th

August has been an interesting month to say the least, but instead of discussing politics this week, I’m celebrating the 90th birthday of my mother, Marie. She was definitely ahead of her time – she was a journalist, teacher, and … Continue reading

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The Deconstruction 

Although Snopes’ fact checker has not found proof that Stephen Bannon told more than one journalist that he was a Leninist who “wants to bring down the entire state and to destroy the entire establishment,” it seems as if he … Continue reading

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The president’s erratic behavior

And just when I thought that I was getting inured to the stuff coming out of the new Administration! An hour-plus press conference — which was so amazing and so full of stupid petty lies that one has to wonder, “Why … Continue reading

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We’re almost done!

How exciting – we are almost done with the 2016 elections!!!! With the exception of the late night shows that have been having fun mocking the candidates, I know of no one who is not exhausted by this process. I … Continue reading

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Trump will never learn

OMG! Just when I thought American politics couldn’t get ruder or cruder. After losing the first debate, The Donald gets worse instead of learning from the experience and trying to recover and improve for the second debate. Instead, he insults … Continue reading

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Autumn is here!

I don’t know about you, but I’m excited for Autumn. The weather is supposed to be gorgeous in D.C. this weekend. Get out and enjoy it! I’ll be back next week with policy thoughts, or perhaps comments on Monday’s debate that … Continue reading

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Conflicts of interest and the presidency 

Something to ponder: Will Trump and his family sever ties to the Trump Organization if he’s elected president?  Read this great article by Kurt Eichenwald in Newsweek. 

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