A Rare Treat for Clinton Fans!

She’s out of the woods folks! She’s speaking and it’s great to hear in good form. Hillary at Wellesley is always a treat! Enjoy!  

May 30

Post Election Insights – Hillary, Democrats, Media, Sexism, Power and more!

Anyone who knows me, knows of my admiration and love for Clinton. Her speech at Wellesley was fantastic. If you haven’t heard it by now, you should! I’ll share the link via a separate post. This article was a very interesting read. I wasn’t ready for serious retrospection, immediately after the election. The specter of a […]

May 22

Smells fishy, looks fishy, fish?

By Mark Mazzetti and Matthew Rosenberg NYT – “Mr. Flynn had been ordered by the Senate Intelligence Committee to hand over emails and other records related to any dealings with Russians. His decision to invoke his Fifth Amendment right puts him at risk of being held in contempt of Congress, which can result in a criminal charge.” Continue […]

The ‘screw everyone’ budget!

Vox – “Donald Trump’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2018 (which begins on October 1 of this year) is not out yet; it’s set to be released on Tuesday, May 23. But from the administration’s “skinny budget” released in March, as well as scattered leaks to the press by the administration and Congress, we have […]

Ouch!

Well this is embarassing https://t.co/XaPL1AbCm5 pic.twitter.com/mumhuQHDFz — Haaretz.com (@haaretzcom) May 22, 2017

May 22

“Saudi Arabia’s $20 billion wager with Blackstone is record-sized bet on U.S. infrastructure” – WSJ

Robert Reich’s post on this article on FB: (Read the full article here) ” Saudi Arabia just joined the parade of investors into U.S. public works by pledging a record $20 billion investment with Blackstone Group’s new infrastructure fund. It’s the latest push around the world by large investors to buy up U.S. airports, roads, […]

May 22

Time to flip the house!

“Democrats hold a 16-point lead over Republicans in a generic House ballot, according to a poll released on Wednesday. The Quinnipiac University Poll found that 54 percent of respondents said they would like to see the Democrats control the House of Representatives, while 38 percent said the Republicans. Eight percent said they did not know or had no answer”. […]