In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Trump Schedule || Wednesday, January 21, 2019

3:20 am || Has breakfast with American chief executive officers and business leaders; Davos, Switzerland 4:50 am || Meets with the president of the Kurdistan Regional Government; Davos, Switzerland 5:30 am || Meets with the president of Iraq; Davos, Switzerland 6:25am || Departs Davos, Switzerland 5:10 pm || Arrives White House  All times U.S. Eastern, which is six hours behind Davos time

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Putin Said in 2013 He Had “Given Up” on Obama

Looks like maybe he didn’t like being lectured either. According to the Washington Examiner: Russian President Vladimir Putin said in 2013 that he was finished with President Barack Obama and would wait until the United States elected a president he could do business with. “I’ve given up on your president,” Putin said to then-Exxon chief Rex Tillerson, who would later become President Trump’s secretary of

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Hillary Clinton on Bernie Sanders: “Nobody Likes” Him

I dunno. People in glass houses . . . Looks like she’s pretty angry and concerned that he might somehow get the nomination. She and other mainstream Democrats are definitely working on ways to stop him. Bernie was game, saying that on good days, his wife likes him.

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Trump Writing Middle Class Tax Cut; Plans to Expand Travel Ban

Don’t get the wrong idea. The tax cut is a campaign document, which could possibly be enacted after he is reelected. The House that just impeached him isn’t going to give him a middle class tax cut this year, or much of anything else. The travel ban is also, at least partially, a campaign proposal. But it’s one he might be able to do too.

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