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New York Times: What Happens When Women Stop Leading Like Men

It has been another bad inning for male leadership. Besides the hourly flatulence of Trumpian twitterings and the addition of Brazil’s Bolsonaro to the confederacy of bullyboy power, we have been treated to a second wave of masculine mayhem. The reputations of the Patriots owner Robert Kraft, R. Kelly, the philanthropist Michael Steinhardt and even […]

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ROLL CALL — Nancy Pelosi: the Democratic Party’s undisputed leader

OPINION — For most of the last campaign cycle, Republican ad-makers treated then-House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi like a piñata. They used her name and image in thousands of GOP television spots around the country, trying to turn the midterm election into a referendum on her liberalism and “San Francisco values.” That effort failed, of course, because […]

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The Reviews Are In: The #TrumpBudget is Cruel and Attacks Working Families

The reviews are in. From gutting billions from Medicare, Medicaid to slashing education and other key initiatives, headlines across the country underscore the #TrumpBudget for what it is — a callous roadmap to a sicker and weaker America.  CNBC: Trump pledged to protect Medicare and Medicaid, but his 2020 budget calls for major spending cuts New York Times: Trump Lauded […]

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Austin American-Statesman: Pelosi: Texas is ‘ground zero’ in 2020

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told the Travis County Democratic Party’s annual dinner Monday night that “Texas is ground zero for us in the next election.” The results of a new University of Texas/Texas Tribune survey released Tuesday suggest she might be right. “When it turns, and it will soon, it will make all the […]

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