The Atlantic - In an October 2016 editorial, The Atlantic wrote of Donald Trump: “He is a demagogue, a xenophobe, a sexist, a know-nothing, and a liar.” We argued that Trump “expresses admiration for authoritarian rulers, and evinces authoritarian tendencies himself.” Trump, we also noted, “is easily goaded, a poor quality for someone seeking control of...

Washington (CNN)Donald Trump may not realize it totally yet, but yesterday was the last easy-ish day of his presidency.

By noon (or so) Thursday, Nancy Pelosi will become the new speaker of the House of Representatives -- formalizing the Democratic majority her side won in last November's election. And that will change everything.

Baltimore (BBR) - Tiffany W. Majors has dedicated her life to serving persons in unserved and underserved communities throughout the DMV region. For two decades, she has had great influential success in leading diverse teams. Ms. Majors has led agencies who specialize in Public Health and Human Services in communities of prodigious social, economic and health disparities. She has 19 years of...

The nation's capital is bidding its final farewell to the late former President George H.W. Bush in a service of prayer and praise that has drawn together world envoys, Americans of high office and a guy from Maine who used to fix things in Bush's house on the water.

The ceremony at Washington National Cathedral, the nexus of state funerals, is capping three days of remembrance by dignitaries...

With control of the House of Representatives, Democrats now control the House Financial Services Committee, which will almost certainly be chaired by Maxine Waters. Waters has been on the committee for 28 years, which means that if anybody can get things done, she can. What can we expect under her gavel?

Be smart: With Republicans controlling both the Senate and the White House, don't expect a...

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