Tag: Pres. Richard Nixon

On Jeff Flake, Goldwater and Trump

Reading that Arizona Senator Jeff Flake has penned a reprise, of sorts, of his predecessor Barry Goldwater’s Conscience of a Conservative got me thinking about a variety of things and sent me off on a little Googling adventure. One place…

No One Answers Trump’s Help Wanted Sign

How do you know that the Trump administration can’t find many qualified people to work for them? “I have people knocking down my door to talk to the presidential personnel office,” said White House press secretary Sean Spicer. “There is…

Trump Wants to Fire Everyone

Mike Allen reports that the POTUS is pissed off at almost everyone on his team and thinking about firing anyone who isn’t nailed down. “He’s frustrated, and angry at everyone,” said one of the confidants. The conversations intensified this week…

They Shot Hippies, Didn’t They?

There’s a new book out by Howard Means on the 1970 Kent State University massacre: 67 Shots: Kent State and the End of American Innocence. In our March/April/May issue of the Washington Monthly, Michael O’Donnell was a good review that…