President Trump didn’t jet off to Madrid for last week’s United Nations climateklatsch, but Nancy Pelosi brought a congressional delegation — and a message. “By coming here,” she proclaimed at a news conference, “we want to say to everyone: We’re still in. The United States is still in.”
Monday, December 09, 2019
President Trump apparently thought he could bluff and bluster his way out of being impeached, but he was wrong. His place of dishonor in history is now all but assured.
Some people, including Judith Mesko, have been deluded into believing that the congressional circus currently underway in Washington has somehow made out an actual case for impeachment of the president.
The House released a 300-page impeachment report Tuesday detailing wrongdoing by President Donald Trump when he asked the Ukrainian president to dig up dirt to smear former Vice President Joe Biden, one of his chief rivals in the 2020 presidential election.
Sunday, December 08, 2019
During 2018, North Carolina lost some 338,000 private-sector jobs, or 9.1 percent of the total. Did you happen to notice this economic catastrophe?
Professor Jonathan Turley was right, Americans are mad, Democrats, Republicans, Conservatives and Independents. He said we are in an age of rage but that is not unlike when Johnson was impeached.
It is sad that local social media pages, especially Rocky Mount Concerned Citizens, is promoting division in Rocky Mount but trying to blame certain black folks.
When French President Macron called NATO “brain dead,” the brain he was talking about was U.S. leadership. Donald Trump is the first president in American history to undermine the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, formed in April 1949 as a military alliance between 29 North American and European countries.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats are trying to remove President Trump from office “prayerfully,” “sadly” and “with a heavy heart.” In fact, as anyone who has been watching knows, many Democrats have been itching to impeach Trump since the day he took office.
Were you among the crowds rushing to stores for bargains on Black Friday or did you wait for Small Business Saturday? Perhaps you joined those spending a record $9.4 billion on Cyber Monday. As exciting as these days might have been, let us suggest the most important day was Tuesday — Giving Tuesday.
The breakdown in global recycling markets and the growing public alarm over plastic waste in the ocean has prompted appropriately consequential action across the globe.
In 2009, President Barack Obama promised that under Obamacare, “If you like your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan, period. No one will take it away, no matter what.”
This year’s education scandal saw parents shelling out megabucks to gain college admittance for their children. Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people with participating in a scheme to get their children into colleges by cheating on entrance exams or bribing athletic coaches.
On Dec. 17, the Edgecombe County Democratic Party Executive Committee will meet on the Tarboro campus of Edgecombe Community College in the McIntyre Auditorium to appoint someone to fill the unexpired term of Robin Williams Braswell, who is retiring in December.
Fall and the holiday season is also the beginning of respiratory virus season. This includes viruses such as influenza A and B, plus increasing numbers of the common cold and Respiratory Syncytial Virus.
As the impeachment hearings concluded, committee chairman Adam Schiff discussed the difference between the Watergate scandal, which forced President Richard Nixon from office in 1974, and the current case against President Trump.