Thu, 11 Jun, 2020
Thu, 21 May, 2020
The election in the US this year comes at a time of crisis for democracy. Elizabeth Drew looks at some of the Democratic candidates.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2020
By adopting narrow grounds for impeaching the president, Pelosi and House members wanted simple charges they could easily explain to constituents, writes Elizabeth Drew
Thu, 26 Dec, 2019
If the US president is impeached, as seems likely, his name will be blackened in history, and the scandal may be as big as Watergate, in 1974, says Elizabeth Drew.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2019
After every mass shooting in the United States, Americans and others around the world are confronted with the question of what lies behind this distinctly American horror, says Elizabeth Drew.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
The US president’s July saw him celebrate Independence Day with a military parade, and attack a group of black congresswomen and a congressman, writes Elizabeth Drew.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
The 25 candidates for the party’s presidential nomination have been scoring points off one another, but beating Donald Trump will be a tougher task, says Elizabeth Drew,
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Despite Donald Trump’s by now familiar bluster in the face of opposition to his plans, House speaker Nancy Pelosi stood firm — and won, writes Elizabeth Drew
Wed, 30 Jan, 2019
Implicated by his own justice department in a felony, Donald Trump has seen the stock market plunge as the tide begins to turn against him, writes Elizabeth Drew
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018
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Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
The electorate has the chance to break the Republicans’ lock on government in possibly the most consequential midterm elections in US history, writes Elizabeth Drew AHEAD of this week’s US midterm elections, domestic
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Fri, 15 Jun, 2018
While Michael Wolff’s book thrilled us with tales of Trump camp infighting it should not distract us from his dangerous and undemocratic agenda, says Elizabeth Drew
Mon, 08 Jan, 2018
There are increasing fears that the US be will be led — deliberately or accidentally — into a nuclear war, writes Elizabeth Drew
Wed, 06 Dec, 2017
Most US administrations have had an aide who deemed himself crucial to the president. Steve Bannon was Donald Trump’s, until he had his wings clipped says Elizabeth Drew
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017
Congress is controlled by Republicans, and would not impeach him even if he was linked to alleged Russian interference in the US general election, says Elizabeth Drew.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
With reports of nervous White House staff trying to hide from a screaming president who spends his day in front of the TV, Elizabeth Drew looks at the possible way forward.
Mon, 22 May, 2017
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
Here’s a briefing on some of the stories and issues highlighted on irishexaminer.com today
Tue, 27 Sep, 2016
Mon, 25 Jul, 2016
Barack Obama carried out his presidencies with dignity and never embarrassed the country. Indeed there hasn’t been a tone-deaf moment in his two terms, and he will be missed, writes Elizabeth Drew
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