Category - US Politics

Trump, Truth, and the Economy

The State of the Union (SOTU) speech was less a report to the nation than a well-produced reality show and a well-staged campaign rally.  But what really offends is that most of the substance Trump advanced was not true. Unsurprisingly, the President who has spit out more than 16,000...

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What an Example

Now that the United States Senate has disgraced itself by ignoring the rule of Anglo-American law and procedure and that body’s Constitutional role to actually...

Attend the 2020 Women’s March!

Pink hats off to the hardworking, dedicated organizers of the 2020 Montana Women’s March in Helena, and its partners, contributors, and participants. A special...

Let’s starve the kids

The Republican administration wants to trim 700,000 people from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps. Ninety-seven percent...