Mary Anne Marsh: Brexit and impeachment outcome make for a very good day – for Putin

Originally published on FoxNews.com. Vladimir Putin had his best day ever last Friday when he achieved two of his longest-held goals: a divided Europe and a divided United States. Putin succeeded without any shots fired or missiles launched. After 47 years, Britain left the European Union following a 2016 referendum that passed with a slim four-point margin and a fractious debate over the last three years. The … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Brexit and impeachment outcome make for a very good day – for Putin

Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment trial’s core question: are we still a republic?

Originally published on FoxNews.com As Benjamin Franklin left the Constitutional Convention in 1787 he was approached by a woman who asked: “Well, Doctor, what have we got — a republic or a monarchy?” “A republic, if you can keep it,” replied Franklin. On the eve of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, we face that question once again. … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment trial’s core question: are we still a republic?

Mary Anne Marsh: Bloomberg is rich, aloof and imperious — is this really what Dems want for president?

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?

Mary Anne Marsh: Trump, Pelosi agree! What part of impeachment drama has them on the same side?

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?

Mary Anne Marsh: December Democratic debate’s winners and losers – (Hint: You may be surprised)

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)

Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment shows Trump a ‘clear and present danger’ to nation

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

Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

Originally published on FoxNews.com. America was founded on an idea. Seeking freedom from the religious persecution of King James I, William Bradford wrote of finding “a better, and easier place of living.” That idea is now the United States of America. The journey of the Pilgrims to our shores was filled with hardship that continued upon their arrival. Every day in … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well