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What would America’s Founding Fathers have said about Trump’s impeachment trial?

What would America’s Founding Fathers have said about Trump’s impeachment trial?

What American politics needs is time travel. What could salve the bitterness over US President Donald Trump’s impeachment battle better than a face-to-face explanation from the Founding Fathers about how they intended to hold presidents to account? The Constitution, ratified in 1788, prescribes impeachment in cases of “Treason, Bribery and other high Crimes and Misdemeanors”…MORE

Boeing has officially stopped making 737 Max airplanes

Boeing has officially stopped making 737 Max airplanes

The Boeing 737 Max is officially on hold. The assembly line in Renton, Washington, has stopped building Boeing’s bestselling plane, the company confirmed late Monday. Boeing announced plans to temporarily halt production for an undetermined period in December, but it had not previously announced a precise day for the shutdown. Boeing will not furlough or…MORE

Supreme Court signals it won’t consider Obamacare challenge before election

Supreme Court signals it won’t consider Obamacare challenge before election

The Supreme Court is unlikely to consider the fate of the Affordable Care Act before the 2020 presidential election after denying a request Tuesday from supporters of the law to fast-track consideration of the case. The ruling sets aside the potential for another major shift in the political landscape prior to the election on an…MORE

Trump was hesitant about leaving for Davos during impeachment trial, sources say

Trump was hesitant about leaving for Davos during impeachment trial, sources say

President Donald Trump was initially hesitant about leaving for an economic forum in Davos as his Senate trial gets underway in Washington, according to multiple people. But aides assured him it was a quick trip and they would keep him updated as he shuttles between meetings with world leaders in Switzerland. Trump himself wasn’t set…MORE

Trump snubs Davos vision in another America-first speech

Trump snubs Davos vision in another America-first speech

President Donald Trump’s speech in Davos was not what many attendees wanted to hear. At a conference dedicated to multilateralism and earnest discussion of the world’s most pressing problems, the American president used his keynote address to reel off a laundry list of his domestic accomplishments, promote the US economy and dismiss climate activists as…MORE