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Elizabeth Warren’s speech to the National Congress of American Indians

Elizabeth Warren’s speech to the National Congress of American Indians

Thank you so much. Thank you for the warm welcome. And I want to start by thanking Chairwoman Andrews-Maltais for the very kind and generous introduction. It has been an honor to work with, to learn from, and to represent the tribes of my home state of Massachusetts, the Aquinnah — and the Mashpee Wampanoag. So it’s a great delight to be here. [applause] I also want to thank President Jefferson Keel, and everyone at the National Congress of American…

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The Fourth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News

The Fourth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News

“This is the CNN/New York Times Democratic presidential debate.” “Sometimes there are issues that are bigger than politics. And I think that’s the case with this impeachment inquiry.” “In my judgment, Trump is the most corrupt president in the history of this country.” “He has committed crimes in plain sight. And on this issue with Ukraine, he has been selling out our democracy.” “I want to give a reality check here to Elizabeth, because no one on this stage wants…

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Fracking Ban?!

Fracking Ban?!

What… the… frack! Have you heard what U.S. Democrat presidential candidates have been saying about hydraulic fracturing? Most of the front runners are calling for an outright ban. Inconceivably, they want to stop the practice that has made America the world leader in oil and natural gas production and has subsequently supercharged our economy, reduced global influence from Russia and the Middle East, reduced CO2 emissions and made our air cleaner. This is a stunning declaration by these candidates. Yes,…

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The Conservative Perspective on the Democratic Primary

The Conservative Perspective on the Democratic Primary

-The process of selecting a Democratic candidate to run against President Trump is well under way. And we can quibble over the fact that there are too many people running or nitpick some of the candidates, but I think we can agree that, to this point, it’s mostly been a discussion of ideas, as opposed to the contentious Republican debates of four years ago. -Oh, here we go again. -I’m sorry. What was that? -Oh, nothing. You were just elevating…

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The Democratic Debate: Watch the Highlights From the First Half

The Democratic Debate: Watch the Highlights From the First Half

“This is the CNN/ New York Times Democratic presidential debate.” “Sometimes there are issues that are bigger than politics and I think that’s the case with this impeachment inquiry.” “In my judgment, Trump is the most corrupt president in the history of this country.” “He has committed crimes in plain sight. And he has consistently since he won been selling out the American people. He’s been selling out working people, he’s been selling out our values, he’s been selling out…

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