After a superlative-defying week in which each late afternoon/evening brought yet another political earthquake, we are left with an attempt to put it all together and not miss the latest volcano eruption. There is a good chance this piece will be dated because it takes a minute or so to post it. What’s the “latest?” […]
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The political fallout of President Trump firing FBI Director James Comey will continue including Trump’s admission that he did so with the goal of ending the FBI’s investigation into his presidential campaign’s connections with Russia. But as that plays out, Trump is playing yet another version of The Apprentice, this time with who will replace […]
“Even Nixon’s people were not so incompetent in lying” – David Gergen, adviser to four different presidents, both Republican and Democratic. Where’s our Eliot Richardson? Where’s our William Ruckelshaus? Where is our Lawrence Hogan? These are the men—of the same party as a damaged president—who wouldn’t fall in line, wouldn’t go along and instead put […]
This was one of many proclamations of then-presidential candidate Donald Trump during the 2016 campaign. However, President Trump has taken it a bit further. He thinks the American people are stupid. He fired FBI Director James Comey and would have us believe it is because of Comey’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email issue. He […]
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim, he of an seven-year prison stay for corruption, seems to be under the impression that because the people of Bridgeport looked past his felonious background, the rest of the state might as well. Well, guess again, Mr. Mayor. In this case (and in others), the people of the rest of Connecticut […]