Michael Goodwin

A President Clinton would have made things much worse

To put the roller-coaster presidency of Donald Trump in perspective, it helps on occasion to imagine that Hillary Clinton won the election. My experience is that the exercise leads to greater appreciation of the president we have, warts and all. Start with Clinton herself. She …

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For Trump, it depends on what the meaning of 'spy' is

Where once a presidency seemed to depend on what the meaning of “is” is, 20 years later one may rest on the meaning of “spy.” Continue Reading....

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Crossfire Hurricane: Is the code name a reference to Christopher Steele?

Earlier this month the NY Times published a lengthy article on “Crossfire Hurricane,” the FBI investigation into possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign. One revelation in the story was the code name itself, which the Times pointed out came from the lyrics of …

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What’s really blocking opportunity in NYC schools

New schools Chancellor Richard Carranza had quite the week, first signaling his desire to dump the single-test admissions criteria at the city’s eight specialized high schools and then going totally off the rails by arguing that the city’s screened schools “are antithetical to what I …

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Mario Cuomo’s lesson for Bill de Blasio

It’s no secret that Mayor de Blasio hates the New York Post with a passion that is pretty much all-consuming. OK, so he can’t stand all the city’s other newspapers, either. But for The Post he’s reserved a special venom and a frankly unhealthy obsession. …

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Spanish prosecutor claims Donald Trump Jr. should be ‘concerned’ about secret wiretaps given to FBI

Donald Trump Jr. should be “very concerned,” about secret wiretaps by Spanish police that include conversations by Alexander Torshin, a deputy governor of Russia’s central bank, a top Spanish prosecutor claimed Friday. Why should he be concerned? The FBI asked for and received copies of …

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What’s Wrong With Hillary?

(John Hinderaker) I will venture a prediction: by the end of President Trump’s first term, it will be obvious that Hillary Clinton’s health would not have permitted her to serve effectively as president, had she won the 2016 election. Hillary falls down and faints. She …

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President Trump at Annapolis

(Paul Mirengoff) Yesterday, President Trump addressed the graduating class at the U.S. Naval Academy. He told the incoming naval officers, “you are winners, you are warriors.” Trump praised the resolve of the U.S. armed forces and America’s achievements, stating: Our ancestors trounced an empire, tamed …

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The mountain of the Lord

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Fact-Checking The White House ‘Truth Seekers’ On North Korea, Mueller Probe

The Daily Caller’s Stephanie Hamill, Julia Nista and Vince Coglianese are calling out some of the White House press corps for their blatant biases against President Donald Trump and his administration. Continue Reading....

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