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Texas A&M student does not have coronavirus, health officials say

Texas A&M student does not have coronavirus, health officials say

Texas Tribune News A woman wearing a mask walks past a quarantine notice about the outbreak of coronavirus in Wuhan, China at an arrival hall of Haneda airport in Tokyo, Japan on Jan. 20, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung Hoon A resident of Brazos County who was tested for coronavirus after returning to Texas from China […]

Biden and Sanders Battle for the Working Class

Real Clear Politics The former Vice-President’s campaign can seem narrowly pitched, but there are plenty of voters who trust Democrats more than they do politics.

Trump's Legal Team Already Spinning Deception at Senate Trial

Real Clear Politics Don’t be lulled by the legalistic veneer offered by Trump’s team on Saturday. They’re already spinning deception, and likely setting the table for more inflammatory attacks to come writes Elie Honig.

In Strong Start, Trump Lawyers Put Impeachers on Trial

Real Clear Politics Long before Democrats finished making their marathon impeachment case Friday night, momentum had deserted them. The loops of repetition had gone from annoying to unbearable and the wild assertions got even wilder as their talk, talk, talk became a trial of its own.

Maybe the Senate Isn't Up to the Job of Impeachment

Real Clear Politics (Bloomberg Opinion) — President Donald Trump is on trial in the Senate. But the Senate is on trial, too – to see if it’s capable of fulfilling its constitutional duty to hold a credible impeachment trial.

The Grubby Corruption of Our Power Elite

Real Clear Politics In January 1956, John F. Kennedy published Profiles in Courage, biographical encomia to eight U.S. senators, from John Quincy Adams to Robert Taft, whom Kennedy thought exhibited conspicuous courag…

Impeachment Is Just Political Rage–It's Time to End Trial

Real Clear Politics We are all better off wrapping this impeachment up. The circumstances in question just don’t rise to the level of an impeachable event, no matter how many times they are repeated.

Trump Takes Aim at Birth Tourism

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The Plight of the Woman Trumpist

Real Clear Politics When CNN’s Manu Raju asked Senator Martha McSally of Arizona whether she’d vote to “consider new evidence as part of the impeachment trial,” the Republican, flanked by two staffers, barely looked up as she called Raju a “liberal hack.” She then repeated the insult theatrically. About an hour later, McSally registered […]

Every Child Is a Precious, Sacred Gift From God

Real Clear Politics The National Mall Washington, D.C. 12:28 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you very much and thank you, Jeanne. It is my profound honor to be the first President in history to attend the March for Life. (Applause.) We’re here for a very simple reason: to defend the right of every […]