On Twitter, Trump accuses ‘social media’ of limiting free speech of conservatives

The president said “mistakes are being made” just two weeks after some social media companies banned conspiracy theorist Alex Jones Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Is Trump a Brand-New Weird Existential Threat to the Republic? By Ted Rall

(link to post)A Commentary By Ted Rall Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Saturday, August 18, 2018 This past week, more than 300 American newspapers colluded — if the word fits — to simultaneously publish editorials declaring themselves, contra Trump, not “the enemy of the people.” Shortly thereafter, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed…

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Democrats know they need to talk about how Kavanaugh would rule, and yet they fall into the trap of Senate process

Democrats want the GOP to provide more documents from the Supreme Court nominee. Missing in that fight is talk of what the next court would do on issues like health-care. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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GOP fundraiser Broidy under investigation for alleged effort to sell government influence, people familiar with probe say

The Justice Department is examining whether he offered to influence the Trump administration for foreign officials, according to three people familiar with the probe. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Capital Journal: Michael Cohen’s About-Face; Senate’s Nonwork Week; Laser Fears Grow

News and analysis from WSJ’s Washington bureau Source: Wall Street Journal (mouthpiece of the Chamber of Commerce)

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Republicans More Likely To Vote Party Line Than Democrats

(link to post) Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Friday, August 17, 2018 Republicans have more allegiance to their political party than Democrats. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 36% of Republicans say, when general elections are held, they always vote for the Republican candidate. Just 28% of…

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Has Trump Delivered on His Economic Promises? By Michael Barone

(link to post)A Commentary By Michael Barone Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Friday, August 17, 2018 Is President Trump fulfilling candidate Trump’s promises?     You can make a case that he is, based on some surprising and widely unexpected economic developments. Vice President Mike Pence, writing in The Des Moines Register, put…

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Trump needles Andrew Cuomo some more for saying ‘America was never that great’

The president asked on Twitter how the New York governor could “survive” comments he made earlier in the week. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Trump blames D.C. officials for postponing his planned military parade

In morning tweets, the president, without evidence, said the city had unreasonably inflated the price. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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46% See Benefit of A Competitive Third Party

(link to post) Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Friday, August 17, 2018 As the nation gears up for midterm elections, half of voters say they’ve voted independent and think the nation would benefit from a strong third party. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 46% of Likely…

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