Trump has promised a more hopeful foreign policy than that of the Republicans he denounced and is succeeding. No more wars where vital interests are not imperiled. No more U.S. troops arriving as first responders for freeloading allies.
For seven years now the economy has severely underperformed because business capital investment - in factories, equipment, computers, tractors, warehouses, and laboratories - has dried up. That's the real infrastructure crisis in America.
It is disgraceful for the outgoing President to unleash the U.S. national security and intelligence apparatus on the eve of the Electoral College vote, calling into question whether the elections were fairly decided.
There was no reason to believe that Hillary Clinton was a good politician who could deliver a compelling message, since she had never done it before. What she lacked in raw political skill, she made up for with dubious practices.
The president said he hopes to serve as something of a "talent scout," helping identify and mentor promising Democratic candidates as they prepare to pursue high office.
Aleppo, once Syria’s most populous city, has fallen back into the bloodied hands of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. There are ways for persistent war-crimes investigators to ensure that no one in Syria's leadership escapes justice.
If there is one benefit to the Russia question coming up over Exxon-Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson, it will be to put this new Red Scare nonsense to bed once and for all when he is confirmed easily as the nation’s next Secretary of State.
Some legislation will be repealed. Some executive orders will be canceled. But most important will be the bonfire of the agencies. The Obama administration has only itself to blame. Such are the wages of eight years of liberal overreach.
Years of forensics investigation confirmed 'birther' suspicions right all along
Hillary Clinton ran a campaign for people in skinny jeans and college professors. They were convinced of their dominance until it was too late. But the Democrats would rather blame the Russians than admit how terrible a candidate Hillary was.