Home / Tag Archives: politics

Tag Archives: politics

In D.C., Trading Politics for a Paddle

We launched into the Potomac River just beneath the Francis Scott Key Bridge, which links upscale Georgetown with the chrome-and-glass office park of Rosslyn, Va., and immediately faced the D.C. kayaker’s quandary: Paddle downstream first, taking advantage of the current, to enjoy the majestic bottom-up view of the Lincoln Memorial? …

Read More »

On Politics: Trump Delays Some Tariffs

Good Wednesday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today. _____________________ • President Trump has unexpectedly put off new tariffs on many Chinese goods, including cellphones, laptop computers and toys, until after the start of the Christmas shopping season. The move, which acknowledges the …

Read More »

On Politics: Trump Favors Wealthy Immigrants

Good Tuesday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today. _____________________ • The Trump administration will make it harder for legal immigrants who rely on government benefit programs, such as food stamps and subsidized housing, to become permanent residents as part of a new …

Read More »

On Politics: A Busy Weekend in Iowa

• At least four Democratic presidential candidates called on Walmart on Friday to stop selling guns after the mass shooting at one of the company’s stores in El Paso last weekend. • Nearly the entire field descended on Northern Iowa on Friday night for the Wing Ding dinner, an annual …

Read More »
120*600 120*600