Originally published in Financial Times The leading Democrats vying to take on Donald Trump in November’s US presidential election are set to spar over who would make the best commander-in-chief on Tuesday, in the first televised debate since Mr Trump ordered the killing of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. As he struggles to cement his frontrunner … Continue reading Biden and Sanders reprise Iraq war fight in 2020 race
Originally published on FoxNews.com The curious campaign of Michael Bloomberg raises a question: Can a billionaire buy the Democratic nomination? In his late bid for the nomination that skips the first four contests, which historically launch the nominee, Bloomberg has placed a big bet that big bucks can overcome all. Bloomberg has a history of short-circuiting the traditional political process and winning. The hallmarks … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Bloomberg is rich, aloof and imperious — is this really what Dems want for president?
Originally published on FoxNews.com. Nancy Pelosi wants a fair impeachment trial in the Senate … and Donald Trump is helping her get one. Before the House voted to impeach Trump, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that he would work in “total coordination” with the White House on the Senate trial. Immediately after the vote to impeach, Pelosi said she wouldn’t send the articles of impeachment to the Senate until she knew what kind … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Trump, Pelosi agree! What part of impeachment drama has them on the same side?
Originally published on FoxNews.com. LISTEN TO THE FULL PODCAST It was a historic week on Capitol Hill. President Trump became the third U.S. president to be impeached joining Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton. Jared and FOX's Senior Capitol Hill producer Chad Pergram recap this week's impeachment vote and preview what will happen next in the process. … Continue reading PODCAST: The Impeachment of President Trump
Originally published on FoxNews.com. And then there were seven… The sixth Democratic debate in Los Angeles on Thursday night featured seven candidates just 24 hours after the impeachment of President Donald Trump. While impeachment was the first question of the debate but it was the only reference to it all evening…unless you were reading Trump’s Twitter feed during … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: December Democratic debate’s winners and losers – (Hint: You may be surprised)
Originally publish in The Los Angeles Times. After five rounds of debate, a fleeting set of viral moments and enough soundbites to fill a large concert hall, the Democratic race for president stands largely where it was six months ago, when the year’s first face-to-face meeting took place on a soupy night in Miami. The … Continue reading Will Democrats tear up the script for their final debate of 2019?
Originally published on FoxNews.com. Tom Clancy's 1989 book “Clear and Present Danger” was about a president who uses government resources to run a covert operation intended to bolster his chances for re-election. Sound familiar? In 2019, Daniel Goldman, the lawyer for the House Intelligence Committee Democrats, called Donald Trump a “clear and present danger” to our country for his abuse of power and obstruction of … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment shows Trump a ‘clear and present danger’ to nation