TIME Inside Barbara Bush’s Quiet Yet Forceful Influence on American PoliticsTIMEFormer First Lady Barbara Bush, wife of former President George H.W. Bush and mother to former President George W. Bush, died on Tuesday at the age 92. She was born Barbara Pierce, the daughter of publisher Marvin Pierce, and... Read more
Voice of San Diego Politics Report: South Bay BeefsVoice of San Diego“Sexual abusers like Mickey fit right in with power-hungry politicians and corrupt figures who are supporting the most deceptive ballot measure in National City history,” she said. Morrison did not respond to a request for comment. What’s at... Read more
The Atlantic The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Secretary of Interior DesignThe AtlanticNixed: Cambridge Analytica, a data firm with ties to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, said it suspended CEO Alexander Nix after undercover videos showed Nix saying he could entrap politicians with bribes and women. (Jordan Robertson, Bloomberg …... Read more
Miami Herald . PHOTOS: From flags to carpets, red rules Chinese politicsMiami HeraldCome to any event at the Great Hall of the People in the heart of Beijing, and you’re bound to see red. As the hulking venue for official pomp and ceremony hosts the annual meeting of China’s... Read more
Las Vegas Review-Journal Trump’s tweet reshuffles Nevada politics, helps Heller, TarkanianLas Vegas Review-JournalWith just one tweet on Friday, however, he reordered Nevada politics and improved Republican chances in two key races. “It would be great for the Republican Party of Nevada, and it’s (sic) unity if good guy Danny... Read more
USA TODAY Behind Theranos’ rise and dramatic fall: The powerful backers in money, tech and politicsUSA TODAYYet Holmes managed to assemble a group of advisors with notably prodigious connections in politics, which many observers took to be move aimed at helping the biotech company push its case against entrenched... Read more
The Atlantic The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Train RexThe AtlanticToday’s race between Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone has less to do with political power and everything to do with symbolism: A Democratic victory could show how the party can appeal to the white working class—and cause... Read more
Haaretz Netanyahu’s Politics of Avoiding IndictmentHaaretzNetanyahu’s Politics of Avoiding Indictment. His possible motive for early elections seems far-fetched but is not to be ruled out: demands being made by U.S. President Donald Trump. Tzvia Greenfield. Mar 12, 2018 2:41 AM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe … and more » Read more… Read more
The Atlantic The Missing Piece in Italian Politics: WomenThe AtlanticMaybe I’d changed since then, maybe it’s the #MeToo moment, but coming back to Italy this time, what struck me most wasn’t the political chaos, the populism, the dysfunction, or even the beauty, since a person can get used to... Read more
. Senior South African MP says believes politics delayed Gupta case.The head of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), Shaun Abrahams, dismissed Motshekga’s assertion on Thursday, telling .: “There was no political influence whatsoever. There’s no evidence to that effect.” Zuma resigned last month, ending nine …Politics delayed Gupta case,... Read more