The new dawn of American manufacturing broke Thursday with one big step for the workers of Indiana and one far bigger step for a more muscular trade policy: Carrier will stay in Indianapolis – along with more than 1,000 jobs. (more…)
In September, as Donald Trump railed against the media and sold himself as the candidate of the forgotten man, Ivanka Trump ventured into the lair of the liberal media and power elite that was laughing at her father.
Lindsey Graham challenged Donald Trump on Tuesday to back up his unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud — and the South Carolina Republican floated the idea of a bipartisan resolution affirming the validity of the election results.
Graham, one of Donald Trump’s harshest Republican critics, bluntly urged the President-elect to stop making baseless allegations that millions of votes were cast illegally. Telling reporters that “no one has suggested to me there’s evidence of what he said,” Graham added: “And if there is not evidence, please stop saying that.”
“You are now the president-elect of the United States,” Graham reminded Trump. “If you really believe that millions of people voted illegally, you should have some proof. Because your voice is not just an ordinary voice.”
Voters who supported Hillary Clinton for president, including me, were shocked by the election results on Nov 8. But as we deal emotionally with the surprise, we should follow the lead of the initially jumpy financial markets and shift from doom and gloom to optimism. (more…)