During a campaign-style rally in Phoenix, the president suggested a government shutdown might be needed to force Democrats’ hand on funding for a border wall. Trump also signaled he was prepared to pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who is an anathema to the Latino community.
Although President Trump has long been the master of reading the mood of a room and quickly adjusting his message to satisfy as many of his fans as possible, his rage last night seemed to cloud his senses.
Every new parent over the next year will receive an online-tutorial about safe sleep habits and a “baby box” that comes packed with baby supplies and is fitted with a firm mattress so it can double as a bassinet during an infant’s first months.
The flap over Linton’s “let them eat cake” moment on Instagram could make it even harder for her husband, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, and the administration in which he serves, to overhaul the tax code this fall.
A modest change to the rules has made it much harder to win a jackpot, which, oddly, has led to more players spending money on tickets. And that’s how we got to Wednesday’s $700 million drawing, the second-biggest in Powerball history.
Towns in the Midwest and Northeast are shedding high school football programs at a significant rate. Michigan has seen a net loss of 57 teams in the past five years. Missouri has lost 24. Pennsylvania has lost 12.