Category: Opinion

Trump’s immigration mistake and what it reveals

President Trump's indifference to how his order would impact legal U.S. residents should concern even those who agree with his push for "extreme vetting."

Governor Jerry Brown of California makes a presentation about the state budget. Photo: SacBee

Soaking the rich has left California on the brink

Leaning upon the wealthy to feed insatiable spending is a recipe for disaster.

Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr

The new Red Scare

In styling Trump as a Manchurian candidate, the Democrats echo the red-baiting of the McCarthy era.

Barack Obama meets with Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House. (Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

Trump should preserve Obama’s pivot to Asia

For all of his foreign policy blunders, President Obama got this one right.

A view from the Speaker's balcony at the Capitol. The Washington Monument rises in the distance.

What a late-night Uber taught me about American politics

An immigrant offers a window into the turmoil of a post-Trump world.