President Trump’s punitive tariffs on China lead to $30 billion in new farm bailouts, with no end in sight for these growing subsidies. Will Congress expand funding when the agriculture subsidies hit the legal ceiling this fall? What’s the end game for the president’s trade negotiations? Is it better to have American farmers dependent upon China or upon U.S. taxpayers? Has massive borrowing made the U.S. the richest/poorest country in the world?
John Blake at CNN says that President Trump has been better for Progressives than Barack Obama ever was. Not only have the 45th president’s policies and Tweets generated a ‘Trumplash’ that drives women, Blacks, Latinos and Asians into the arms of the Democrats, but he’s actually reinforced the idea that big government can be good.
President Trump has been making waves by shaking up the ritual pecking order in the White House Press corps and calling out ‘fake news.’ Should he ban news outlets that treat him unfairly, and if so, what are the consequences?
Donald Trump’s executive order restricting immigrants from seven countries was by no means a “Muslim ban,” but could the rollout have been handled better?
An organization named C.R.E.W. is trying to sue the President over the emoluments clause. Do they have a legal leg to stand on or is this just one more attempt to delegitimize Donald Trump and all of the people who voted for him?