Democrats’ Wishful Thinking

By: Ed Klein It’s no secret that Republicans have been struggling to make good on their promise to repeal Obamacare. What is less talked about is that Democrats are laughing up their sleeves over the Republicans’ struggle. Even if a healthcare bill is finally passed into law, Democrats believe the replacement will turn out to…

Democrats and the Abuse of Presidential Power

By: Ed Klein In view of mounting evidence that the Obama administration used the FBI, CIA and NSA to spy on the Trump campaign, let’s take a stroll down memory lane and check on past Democratic presidents and their abuse of power. A tip of the hat to Jeff Kisseloff of The Nation, who reminds us…

What Is Huma Up To—And Why Should We Care?

By: ED Klein The gossip sphere was atwitter recently when Huma Abedin, the estranged wife of scandal-scarred Anthony Weiner and Hillary Clinton’s longtime confidante, met for lunch with Vogue editor Anna Wintour. The two women were spotted enjoying a private tete-a-tete at Il Cantinori, a favorite celebrity hangout in Greenwich Village. They’re good friends—Wintour held fundraisers for…

Hillary Isn’t Out of the Legal Woods Yet

By:    Ed Klein Although Donald Trump has signaled that he doesn’t intend to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton, knowledgeable sources tell me that Hillary is far from out of the legal woods. And, these sources add, it’s Hillary’s own fault that she’s still in trouble. Trump tried to be magnanimous toward his…