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Nixon is getting under Cuomo’s skin and other comments

Foreign desk: Good Chance for a Trump-Kim Deal Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Iran’s leaders are carefully watching the “delicate dance” under way between President Trump and Kim Jong-un, contends Bloomberg’s Leonid Bershidsky. Washington’s “very willingness to talk signals the primacy of pragmatism over principle,” even …

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Cuomo’s ‘fear factor’ is suddenly failing

Gov. Cuomo insists he’d never dream of threatening anyone in his war on the Working Families Party, let alone going after the WFP’s nonprofit allies: “Punishment is for God,” he told reporters. Guess that means his staffers and campaign aides were doing God’s work when …

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Why Congress can’t manage to get anything done

Congress is a national embarrassment. Beset by gridlock and petty partisanship, it struggles to do even the simplest tasks. Just last week, for instance, the Senate was at a logjam over whether to approve Jim Bridenstine, President Trump’s selection to head NASA. His approval should …

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When the president doesn’t need to ask Congress before striking

Last week President Trump ordered US missiles into Syria. And he didn’t ask anyone’s permission to do so. That bothers those, like Sen. Rand Paul, who think Congress should’ve been asked to authorize the strikes. That kind of thinking is popular with people who think …

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Social-media empires start to crumble and other comments

From the right: GOP Isn’t Doomed by Demographics Republicans are constantly being warned of looming “demographic disaster” — that their struggles with minority voters will render the party unelectable. But at Bloomberg, Ramesh Ponnuru reads through some new studies and says doom is far from …

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Democrats are getting desperate as Mueller stalls

It’s not just Hillary Clinton who can’t quit Russia. The whole Democratic Party keeps going back to 2016. In a move that reeks of desperation, the DNC filed a civil suit Friday against President Trump’s campaign, Russia and WikiLeaks, alleging a vast (right wing!) conspiracy …

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Andrew Cuomo’s ‘undocumented’ imagination

Count Gov. Cuomo among the many gullible people who apparently believe everything they read on the Internet. And also among those who think they can change their identities simply by “identifying” as something else. In recent days, the governor — feeling increasing heat from the …

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Facebook is actually stalking everyone

Facebook is stalking you, even if you’re not signed up — and it really, really doesn’t want to stop. The latest proof, notes Bloomberg View’s Leonid Bershidsky, came just days after CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Congress how hard the company struggles to stay transparent, and …

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Medical research has a woman problem

Before approving “female Viagra” in 2015, the FDA asked for a study to see if it was safe when taken with alcohol. The drug’s sponsor conducted a test of 25 people — 23 of whom were men. That’s right. Almost all of the subjects in …

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Obama bureaucracy left our private data more vulnerable than ever

Without your knowledge or permission, the Obama administration collected and warehoused your most private bank records and continued to sweep them up — despite repeated warnings the data wasn’t being properly protected. Now there’s a good chance your personal information could be in the hands …

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