‘I am running, and I’m going to win’: Blackburn to remain in Senate race even if Corker seeks reelection

The incumbent has signaled he might reverse his decision to retire, amid GOP concerns about Blackburn’s viability in the general election in Tennessee. [ Read Entire Post: ‘I am running, and I’m going to win’: Blackburn to remain in Senate race even if Corker seeks reelection... ]

Divided Congress unable to act on guns, immigration despite public pressure

Congressional inaction on guns and immigration underscore a disconnect. Polling shows overwhelming support for tougher background checks and a fix for “dreamers.” [ Read Entire Post: Divided Congress unable to act on guns, immigration despite public pressure... ]

President or Luxury Towers: Either Way, Trump Is the Rage in India

President Trump’s eldest son is headed to India on a sales trip for the family’s real estate business. Indians are star-struck by a family both rich and famous. [ Read Entire Post: President or Luxury Towers: Either Way, Trump Is the Rage in India... ]

Russia Wanted Trump to Win. And It Wanted to Get Caught.

Its election interference didn’t aim at just the outcome — it also targeted attitudes toward our democracy. [ Read Entire Post: Russia Wanted Trump to Win. And It Wanted to Get Caught.... ]

Consumer sentiment jumps in February, exceeding record-high 2017 average

U.S. consumer sentiment rose by much more than expected in February. [ Read Entire Post: Consumer sentiment jumps in February, exceeding record-high 2017 average... ]

Major apartment developer: ‘There is an acute crisis headed our way’

Concerns mount about an overbuilt luxury market and a shortage of affordable rental housing. [ Read Entire Post: Major apartment developer: 'There is an acute crisis headed our way'... ]

Why did the GOP vote for a budget-busting spending bill? Because voters don’t seem to care.

Voter concern over surging deficits is at its lowest level in nearly a generation. Meanwhile, voters support spending to create jobs or cut taxes, polls show. [ Read Entire Post: Why did the GOP vote for a budget-busting spending bill? Because voters don’t seem to care.... ]

Trump will not release Democrats’ memo on FBI surveillance

The president has directed the Justice Department to work with House lawmakers so some form of the document could be made public, the White House counsel said Friday night. [ Read Entire Post: Trump will not release Democrats’ memo on FBI surveillance... ]

The Republicans Have Become the Party of Debt

What was simple hypocrisy has now become self-parody. [ Read Entire Post: The Republicans Have Become the Party of Debt... ]

Corporations Will Inherit the Earth

If Washington shuts down, companies will step up. Do we really want that? [ Read Entire Post: Corporations Will Inherit the Earth... ]