After firing Defense Secretary Esper, Trump replaces 2nd-tier Pentagon leadership with loyalists; are his intentions foreign, or domestic?... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Trump Purges Pentagon as ‘Million MAGA March’ Descends on Washington
In oral arguments, Roberts and Kavanaugh bluntly say that end of coverage mandate does not invalidate the Affordable Care Act…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Obamacare Likely to Survive SCOTUS Review
As Pennsylvania and Nevada show Biden victory, Trump refuses to concede and his allies stoke conflict, claim fraud as GOP rigging failed… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Trump Golfs and Kvetches As Biden Declared Winner
In post-election caucus conference, conservaDems blame socialists and “defund the police”, hurling GOP talking points for killing Blue Wave fantasy… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Angry Centrist Dems Blame the Left They Trampled
Biden’s vote count chugs along with 5 states still undeclared as Trump blasts out lawsuits, but doesn’t appear to have traction to block... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Biden Likely to Win Electoral College—But Will He Be President?
The Blue Wave fizzled, as Biden may barely beat Trump, Senate will likely stay GOP-controlled, and toxic Trumpism lives on… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Biden Still May Prevail, But America’s Idiots Embrace Trumpism
Election cliffhanger is expected, and the first to declare victory has an edge; we take a look at world news, too… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Will Biden Declare Victory Before Trump?
The din of tightening polls, continued voter suppression, and Trump’s brazen lies and projection make it impossible to predict outcome… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: On Election Eve, Too Much Noise to Gauge Outcome
To their lasting disgrace, Intercept editors and Naomi Klein hammer Greenwald for calling out their efforts to protect the Bidens… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Media Gatekeepers at The Intercept Take Swipes at Greenwald
Culminating argument with editors about Joe/Hunter Biden article, Intercept founder Glenn Greenwald resigns in protest over attempt at censorship… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: After Dispute with Editors, Glenn Greenwald Resigns from The Intercept