If the rewrite of the tax code were headed the right direction, corporate lobbyists would be whining that their private breaks are getting squeezed too hard, and economists would be cheering because the trashing of those preferences is paying for lower overall rates that could fuel new growth. Neither thing is happening.
Part of the strategy appears designed to avoid saying something that could be contradicted by others, but there’s also an underlying sense that voters cannot pay attention to one thing for that long in the nonstop news era of President Trump.
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It was touch-and-go when the 24-year-old soldier arrived at the hospital. Through it all — including three surgeries — the soldier’s trauma surgeon, Lee Cook-jong, has cared for for him and worked to buoy his spirits with talk about life in South Korea and by playing pop songs and movies for him.
In a statement, the congressman from Texas said: "While separated from my second wife, prior to the divorce, I had sexual relationships with other mature adult women. Each was consensual. Those relationships have ended. I am sorry I did not use better judgment during those days. I am sorry that I let my constituents down."
At least 13 women have accused the president of sexual misconduct. Many of the accusations surfaced after the release of a 2005 “Access Hollywood” tape of Trump speaking graphically about kissing and groping women uninvited. Here’s the complete list, with their evidence.