Unions Boycott Trump’s New DC Hotel

October 14, 2016

The entrance to Donald Trump’s fancy new D.C. hotel was jam-packed on Thursday. Only the crowds weren’t clamoring for the hotel’s $18,000-a-night presidential suite or its $12 M&M’s. To the contrary: They were there to boycott the hotel and hurt Trump’s bottom line as much as possible. A picket line of […]

McConnell, Trump Hesitate on Coal Miners’ Pensions

October 13, 2016

Senator Mitch McConnell and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump are enjoying immense popularity in coal communities after blaming the region’s economic troubles on President Barack Obama’s efforts to promote clean-energy […]

AFL-CIO: Six Facts on Donald Trump’s Use of Chinese Steel

October 13, 2016

At the second presidential debate, Donald Trump asked the American public to “look at what’s happening to steel and the cost of steel, and China dumping vast amounts of steel all over the United States, which essentially is killing our steelworkers […]

Washington Post: Trump is the GOP’s Acid Bath

October 12, 2016

By persevering through November 8 he can simplify the GOP’s quadrennial exercise of writing its post-campaign autopsy, which this year can be published … in one sentence: ‘Perhaps it is imprudent to nominate a venomous charlatan.’ – George Will […]

Los Angeles Times: Republican Leaders Must Disavow Trump

October 9, 2016

For those of us who have long argued that Donald Trump is unfit for the White House, the ugly disclosures of the last couple of days are further proof of what already seemed obvious. But if it takes this last straw to break the back of the Republican […]

Sanders Hits Trump: Be a ‘Model’ for Fellow Billionaires

October 7, 2016

“In this campaign, what Trump is trying to do, trying to win votes, by dividing us up … by every day hurling insults at women that I can’t even repeat,” Sanders said in an article by Jesse Byrnes and Rebecca Savransky in The Hill. “My wife would kill me.” […]

The Atlantic Endorses Hillary Clinton

October 6, 2016

The Atlantic’s editors are impressed by many of the qualities of the Democratic Party’s nominee for president … but we are mainly concerned with the Republican Party’s nominee, Donald J. Trump, who might be the most ostentatiously unqualified major-party candidate in the 227-year history of the American […]

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