The senator and I

The senator and I

The gay, loving relationship between an influential conservative U.S. senator and a popular former lobbyist is the subject of a new five-act story —“The senator and I”—written in the form of a book ( www.thesenatorandi.com ) and now available in many bookstores around the world. The author, Freddy De Freitas, a Brazilian-born  journalist-lobbyist , who  lives […]

The Senate must do its job

The Senate must do its job

The Senate Must Do Its Job Senate Republicans are refusing to hold a hearing for President Obama’s nominee Chief Judge Merrick Garland. Here’s why this is an unprecedented level of obstruction.

Donald J. Trump statement on debating Bernie Sanders

Donald J. Trump statement on debating Bernie Sanders

Based on the fact that the Democratic nominating process is totally rigged and Crooked Hillary Clinton and Deborah Wasserman Schultz will not allow Bernie Sanders to win, and now that I am the presumptive Republican nominee, it seems inappropriate that I would debate the second place finisher. Likewise, the networks want to make a killing […]

President Obama is returning to Elkhart

President Obama is returning to Elkhart

Just three weeks into my presidency, I made a promise to the people of Elkhart, Indiana. It was the first city I visited as President. Folks there had been hit harder by the recession than almost anywhere else in America. The unemployment rate was on its way to nearly twenty percent. Companies that had sustained […]

Obama in Japan

Obama in Japan

President Barack Obama jots down notes while waiting for other G7 leaders to arrive for Summit Session One Working Lunch, at the Shima Kanko Hotel, The Classic, in Shima City, Japan, May 26, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Sanders visits Kenneth Hahn Park

Sanders visits Kenneth Hahn Park

Bernie Sanders on Friday took his campaign to Kenneth Hahn Park to highlight how the oil and gas industry puts profits over the health of communities and the future of our planet. The park was supposed to be a 400-acre recreation area for the entire community to enjoy, but instead it is now the home […]

Graham (R-South Carolina) has written to President Obama regarding U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan

Graham (R-South Carolina) has written to President Obama regarding U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON ¬ U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) has written to President Obama regarding U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan. “A timely decision on U.S. force levels is necessary so that our allies and partners can generate forces and make appropriate pledges for the Resolute Support Mission beginning in January 2017,” wrote Graham, along with a […]