Politicians' opinions about the maneuver depend on which party is in power.
"The best aspect of the Trump foreign policy is that he has revealed the mind of the foreign policy establishment," says historian Thaddeus Russell. "The worst part... he's a mass murderer just like the rest of them."
Trump's Bizarre Twitter Attack on Obama-Era Fair Housing Regs Reveals an Administration at War With Itself
The president's criticism of the 2015 AFFH rule is an implicit attack on his own housing reforms.
The CARES Act plunges the nation into a crash course on experimental economics.—and we're the lab rats.
His brutal response to the protests against his anti-Muslim initiative reveal him as a Hindu nationalist, not a reformer.
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"This idea of purity and you're never compromised, and you're always politically 'woke,' and all that stuff, you should get over that quickly."
Barack Obama's recent endorsement of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is an example of why not all foreign efforts to influence elections are wrong.
Graham criticism of Trump's Syria policy says a lot more about the senator's appetite for endless war than the failures of an imagined non-interventionist foreign policy.
The impeachment process will be nasty, brutish, and long. It also won't cure the problem of expansive government.
School lunches are unlikely to improve, whatever the lawsuit’s outcome.
For many of the president's biggest supporters, pushing back against "Trump Derangement Syndrome" is their raison d'être.
ProPublica’s Dara Lind on how the president’s workplace raids affect consumers, employers, and immigrants.
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Conservative Twitter Pounces on Obama, Clinton for Expressing Sympathy for 'Easter Worshippers' Killed in Sri Lankan Attacks
Is referring to someone as an "Easter worshipper" really an attempt to minimize their Christian identity?
"This isn't a partisan issue," the Utah senator says. "This is a constitutional issue."
Like Hillary Clinton, the senator seems to think that Libya is a foreign policy success story.
We shouldn't have been there (or Iraq) in the first place.
Political finger-wags at the boardroom is a good sign that the lowly taxpayer is about to take it in the shorts.
Another device was reportedly sent to the office of Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
Critiquing an ex-president's warnings about anti-media rhetoric, non-voting, and unelected bureaucrats
You can't make the world a better place, he says, if you silence "those who aren't like you because they are white or they are male."
People who supported Trump's policy justified it by falsely claiming that today's critics never cared about Obama's detention facilities.
The president's policy of separating families at the border is wrong, but he's enabled by a lack of legislative action dating back decades.
But did you know that Obama's ICE arrested students at bus stops? Our immigration policy is a bipartisan nightmare.
If your "signature achievements" are done by executive power alone, they might as well be written in pencil.
Why it's getting harder to tell "fake news" from real news
Cambridge Analytica and the Trump campaign copied tactics from the Obama campaign's playbook. Should that change how we view the supposed Facebook scandal?
Border Patrol guards average just two illegal-immigrant apprehensions per month; they don't need reinforcements.
"We didn't have a scandal that embarrassed us," said the former president. "I know that seems like a low bar."
Partisan politics is awful.
The prison camp on the island of Cuba will remain open indefinitely.
His legacy will be grim.
Why don't "we" build anything anymore? Because corrupt unions and politicians recognize a guaranteed payday when they see it
Fiscal hawks, from their perch in the wilderness, predict we may again see 13-digit deficits as soon as next year
The feds still own the land.