The first round of the 2019 Democratic presidential debates painted a depressing picture for the vast majority of Americans. Conservatives and progressives alike should be concerned about the current trajectory of the Democratic party.
It is quite clear now that illegal migration into the United States from Mexico is an issue that has undoubtedly been close to President Donald Trump’s heart. On his campaign trail, one of his most elaborate policy agenda was on immigration. He made it the centerpiece of his successful campaign.
When President Donald Trump took charge of the economy, America’s gross domestic product was 1%. In two years and five months, the American economy is running at +3.2%. The economy that was destined to crash was brought back to life by President Trump’s super-efficient economic plan. No other President in American history was able to achieve what President Trump has achieved in just two years.
The tension regarding Iran remains thick. The most recent news includes the US reinforcing bases in the Middle East, sending an aircraft carrier, and a B52 bomber squadron. General McKenzie commander of US forces in the region says Iran has taken a step back and reassessed its plans, but the danger remains and the tension with Iran didn’t arise overnight.
In May 2017, President Donald Trump fired FBI director James Comey. The President felt that the then FBI Director Comey was not handling the Clinton inquiry and the Russian interference into the 2016 Presidential Election suitably.
The 85th United States Attorney General, William Barr, was confirmed by the Senate on February 14, 2019, upon President Donald Trump’s nomination on December 7, 2018.
Robert Mueller has finally stepped down from the post of Special Counsel, having failed to do any damage to the President despite trying hard for more than two years. Unable to find any evidence of collusion, he then sought to muddy the waters by refusing to clear the President on the obstruction of justice charge in his Final Report.
Even though it was Peter Wilding, the founder of Centre for British Influence Through Europe, an independent cross-party, pro-single market, foreign affairs think-tank market in the United Kingdom, who coined the word “Brexit”, it was Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, who came up with slow Brexit.
Israel is either being denounced in the UN General Assembly for Balkanizing Palestinians in the Gaza strip, being tainted by a warm relationship with the White House.
On the 18thJanuary 2019, a video was posted online in what appeared to be Nicholas Sandmann a Covington Catholic high school student and his school mates mocking and harassing Nathan Phillips a native American elder as he sang and played the drum at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC.