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June 16, 2016
Column: The right response to Donald Trump? A media blackout
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s ban of Washington Post journalists has left other news outlets with a stark choice: your ratings or your responsibility as journalists in a free society? Trump’s announcement that he is barring Post journalists from his events follows similar bans...
June 16, 2016 - 11:46am
June 7, 2016
Column: Shocking! Trump remains Trump
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump needed validation. At a rally Friday, Trump was discussing racial violence at his events and the perception that nonwhite people are against him, when he singled out a black man in the crowd. “Look at my African-American over here,” Trump said, pointing....
June 7, 2016 - 9:41pm
June 5, 2016
Column: Trump's philanthropy falls short
WASHINGTON — The whole thing began with Donald Trump portraying himself as a philanthropist and promising to donate proceeds to charity. But the promised charitable contributions weren’t made. The veterans fundraiser? Well, yes. But it turns out Trump did much the same thing with...
June 5, 2016 - 8:55pm
June 3, 2016
Column: 'Hunkered Hillary' generates smoke, even when there's no fire
WASHINGTON — The report on Hillary Clinton’s email by the State Department’s inspector general last month was devastating — not because of how she handled email but because of how she handled investigators. The report’s revelations weren’t particularly revelatory: Clinton...
June 3, 2016 - 9:20pm
June 1, 2016
Column: A one-man Lloyd's of London
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump makes more guarantees than a used-car salesman. I guarantee you. He guarantees Mexico will pay for the border wall. “I’ll get Mexico to pay for it one way or the other. I guarantee you that.” He guarantees that his still-secret tax returns are the...
June 1, 2016 - 4:31pm
May 27, 2016
Column: The GOP's lost hope for scandal
WASHINGTON — Everything Rep. Darrell Issa knows about impeachment he learned from Wikipedia. At Tuesday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing to consider the impeachment of Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen, Issa, the California Republican and dogged investigator...
May 27, 2016 - 12:50pm
May 25, 2016
Column: What are the tax tricks Trump's hiding?
WASHINGTON — A generation after Ronald Reagan denounced the “welfare queen,” the Grand Old Party is evidently on the verge of nominating its first welfare king. Four years ago last week, the party’s 2012 presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, famously wrote off the 47 percent...
May 25, 2016 - 8:28am
May 19, 2016
Column: How about lawmakers pass some laws?
WASHINGTON — In February, when Rep. David Jolly introduced his quixotic plan to ban members of Congress from soliciting campaign contributions, the Florida Republican had only six co-sponsors. Then, three weeks ago, “60 Minutes” did a sympathetic piece on Jolly’s idea, giving...
May 19, 2016 - 2:32pm
May 12, 2016
Column: Does ‘pro-life’ extend to fighting Zika?
WASHINGTON — Rep. Vern Buchanan, a Florida Republican, has called himself “pro-life” since he came to Congress a decade ago. This month, he’s proving it. Buchanan last week announced his support for President Obama’s request for $1.9 billion to fight the Zika virus — a...
May 12, 2016 - 9:24pm
May 10, 2016
Column: The GOP's many ways to deal to Trump
WASHINGTON — There must be 50 ways to leave your leader. Some slip out the back. “In this election, I do not support either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton,” said Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Fla.). Some are making new plans. “I cannot support Donald Trump,” said Sen. Ben Sasse...
May 10, 2016 - 5:30pm
May 5, 2016
Column: 'It could get a lot worse for Muslims in America'
WASHINGTON — My neighborhood of Chevy Chase is a leafy and peaceful slice of Northwest Washington. But this week, the news here is of a woman assaulted outside the local Starbucks by a Donald Trump supporter, she says, for the sin of being Muslim. Police on Monday released surveillance...
May 5, 2016 - 5:33pm
May 3, 2016
Column: Cruz-Fiorina -- a musical comedy
WASHINGTON — Carly, we hardly knew ye. A week ago, Carly Fiorina was in a good position to enjoy the sheen of respectability she had acquired. The former Hewlett-Packard chief had run a solid presidential campaign and established herself as an adroit debater who could cut Donald...
May 3, 2016 - 7:21pm
April 26, 2016
Column: Hope doesn't get you GOP delegates
WASHINGTON — John Kasich, at a campaign stop in Rockville, Md., on Monday, explained why Republican voters aren’t buying what he’s selling. “I’m trying to peddle hope,” said the Ohio governor. “Hope in the short term doesn’t get you a lot of attention, because hope’s...
April 26, 2016 - 4:34pm
April 21, 2016
Column: The United States of Trump
WASHINGTON — “It’s very close to my heart because I was down there, and I watched our police and our firemen down at 7-Eleven, down at the World Trade Center right after it came down, and I saw the greatest people I’ve ever seen in action.” — Donald Trump, April 18 May...
April 21, 2016 - 4:26pm
April 18, 2016
Column: Cruz less dangerous than Trump
WASHINGTON — As Donald Trump stumbles in his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, one group has been sorely disappointed by his belated display of weakness: Democratic operatives, who had been hoping fondly to run against him in November. Democrats’ delight at the prospect...
April 18, 2016 - 4:26pm