Mueller’s Magic Bullet Turned Out to Be Only Half-Magical

March 29, 2019

Trump is not, of course, in the clear after the Mueller report. But he probably believes that his presidency can survive the other criminal investigations. In horror movies, the monster can usually be dispatched in only one way. A werewolf requires a silver bullet. A vampire will only stay dead...

Trump’s Dirty Money

July 26, 2018

Russian money saved Trump when his projects were on the verge of collapse. Will it now be the cause of his political demise? Marty Byrde has a problem. His partner at the financial services firm has been skimming off the top of the money-laundering service they’re providing a Mexican...

The Clock Is Ticking for the Iran Deal

May 03, 2018

Will Donald Trump sign the waiver on the Iran nuclear deal one more time? Amidst the turmoil of Donald Trump’s White House, uncertainty reigns over what this most unpredictable, irascible and ignorant of presidents will do about the Iran nuclear deal. He is due to sign the next waiver on May...