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In Convention Speech, Mike Pence Said Joe Biden Will Repeal Trump's Tariffs. If Only That Were True.
Unfortunately, Biden has carefully avoided committing to changing much of anything about Trump's trade policies.
The SAFE Banking Act is not a pork-barrel spending bill. Is that why it’s struggling?
He also implicated Vice President Mike Pence and Rep. Devin Nunes.
The vice president says assassinated Iranian general Qasem Soleimani was involved in the September 11 plot. That's as true as when Republicans said Saddam Hussein was.
The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement includes a handful of protectionist measures that would likely slow the U.S. economy and harm American automakers.
Though a "U.S.A." chant didn't really seem to catch on.
Juan Guaidó declared himself to be the interim president. President Trump and other world leaders have acknowledged him as the country's new head of state.
That's quite a lot of money to prove your loyalty to a song. And why are we paying to send politicians to football games anyway?
A new military service focused on space would be a burden on both taxpayers and the private space industry.
Teams will now be fined if their employees don't show sufficient on-field respect during the National Anthem, because we live in a very serious country.
The Donald is more like The Gipper on trade policy than you think. And not in a good way.
Because nothings says "rule of law" like a sheriff held in contempt for refusing to follow a judge's orders.
Politics regularly reveals itself as all show
Trump's Tough Talk in Saudi Arabia, Cultural Appropriation Follies, And Protesting Mike Pence [Reason Podcast]
What happens when rhetoric is good but totally divorced from reality, whether the topic is the budget or war?
New presidential election integrity advisory commission might actually help despite the delusions on which it is based.
Nick Gillespie, Katherine Mangu-Ward, and Matt Welch talk Mad Men, Elon Musk, Venezuela, and the value of boozy dinners with male bosses.
VP calls on Russia to abide by Minsk ceasefire deal it negotiated with Ukraine.
Revelers object to the vice president-elect's position on gay and trans issues.
Vice President-Elect Mike Pence on the Carrier Deal: 'The Free Market Has Been Sorting It Out and America's Been Losing.'
The GOP drops the pretense of being a free-market party.
When a supermodel makes fun of FLOTUS-Elect (?) at a useless awards show, Twitter loses its shit.
The Trump campaign's detachment from reality is a recipe for unbound and unaccountable government.
We don't need more politicians talking over each other but we do need more voices on the stage debating America's future.
We don't need more politicians like Kaine and Pence talking over each other. We need more voices and people on the stage debating the country's future.
Matt Welch talks GOP ticket, Facebook privacy, and sorority nightmares on Fox News' Red Eye at 3 a.m.
Overall, the major parties' VP candidates are way less scary than the presidential candidates.
Also talks re-evaluating NATO, NAFTA.
Trump misstates his own position on the war, excuses his running mate for an error of judgment he says his opponent wasn't entitled to make.
The GOP candidate's new graphic looks an awful lot like a penis.
Chooses Mike Pence as VP
Trump's VP pick is a generic Republican. That's the point.
The Indiana guv is a social conservative, surveillance-state booster, drug warrior...and budget hawk. So where does that leave libertarians? Still #NeverTrump.
Mike Pence's 'Market-Based' Plan to Reform Medicaid Is Actually a Deal Between Hospital Lobbyists and the Administration to Expand Obamacare
The Republican governor's supposedly free market plan is a big industry giveaway.