@MichaelSteele : "Donald Trump is a president who's been caught committing crimes…This is not George Washington here, this is not Ronald Reagan, this is a president that the country is seeing for what he is, and we still try to treat him like he's like those other presidents."
One reason America remains the "Great Satan" in Iran: U.S. meddling. This day in 1953, President Eisenhower authorized a CIA-backed coup, which installed a pro-American regime, led by Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. The Shah would be overthrown by Islamic hardliners in 1979
2/ A 2021 @cspan survey of historians (I was honored to participate) ranked Clinton the 19th best president (down from 15th in 2017). His best score: "Economic Management (5th). His worst: "Moral Authority" (38th)
Three presidents were born in the summer of 1946, one on this date: Bill Clinton. 42d president (1993-2001), the 2d-youngest ever elected (behind Kennedy), and the 1st post-Cold War president, leading an America that (then) had no major geopolitical rivals
The President is incorrect about how we choose Person of the Year. TIME does not comment on our choice until publication, which is December 6.
JOE BIDEN DEFEATS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP The Associated Press declares Joe Biden the winner of a grueling campaign for the American presidency. He will lead a polarized nation through a historic collision of health, economic and social crises. #APracecall
The man directly responsible for the chaos of today is Donald Trump, who has made it clear that he will do anything to remain in power – including insurrection and inciting violence. Trump will go down in history as the worst and most dangerous president in history.
Unprecedented, historic corruption: an American president commutes the sentence of a person convicted by a jury of lying to shield that very president.
Good morning Mr. President. It would never have occurred to my mother or my father to ask me. Were you giving our country away? Hoping not.