Republican strategists are seeking to steer the midterms away from the dangerous terrain of President Trump’s tweets and Capitol Hill dysfunction — and focus attention on pocketbook issues that could tilt voters in favor of the party in power.
The request comes during the growing online campaign to release a classified memo about allegations that the FBI mishandled a classified surveillance request as it probed Russia’s meddling in the 2016 campaign.
The plaza in front of the Western Wall, which is currently under the authority of an ultra-Orthodox foundation, is divided by gender. The female journalists were unable to see above the cameras and microphones held by their male colleagues.
With economic growth strengthening around the globe, business leaders are finding it easier to stiff-arm worries over geopolitical conflagrations, cyberattacks, climate change-related events and the rest of the lineup of potentially destabilizing calamities that form part of the Trump era.