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From health care to immigration, Trump's main claims of success were misleading. President Donald Trump's first year in office was mired in political scandal and Republican Party infighting. But on Tuesday night, in his first State of the Union,...
America is about equality, across all dimensions. No State of the Union response speech has ever been a truly great speech, but Joe Kennedy III delivered what's probably the best entry in the genre that I've ever heard Tuesday...
The president pulled an “All Lives Matter” on DREAMers. Donald Trump's first State of the Union was, for the most part, scripted and sedate. At times, he almost looked bored with himself. But when he talked about immigration —...
He was surprisingly silent on issues like NAFTA and China's trade cheating. On his path to the White House, Donald Trump made transforming the way the US does trade with the world one of his biggest policy priorities. But...
“Have faith. The state of our union is hopeful.” The opposition's response to the State of the Union speech is a thankless job, but Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-MA) delivered an impassioned rebuttal to President Trump on Tuesday night. Kennedy sought...
She traveled with her guests to the Capitol, instead of with the president. An unexpected side drama played out during President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address Tuesday night. First lady Melania Trump traveled without her husband...
Sanders delivered his own response. While Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) delivered the official Democratic response to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address, the 37-year-old congressman shared the spotlight with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), who streamed his...
From health care to immigration, Trump's main claims of success were misleading. President Donald Trump's first year in office was mired in political scandal and Republican party infighting. But on Tuesday night, in his first State of the Union,...
A hollow showman who can't govern at all. The real state of the American economy is pretty good, but not nearly as good as Donald Trump made it out to be in his State of the Union Address Tuesday...
Twitter makes Trump look big. The presidency makes him look small. President Donald Trump's 2018 State of the Union was as promised: a reasonably normal speech, read in a reasonably normal way, by a politician for whom the bar...