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"For Trump, Presidential Means Being Polite": Why Donald Trump's Idea Of 'Presidential' Is Both Curious And Disturbing

Just as St. Augustine asked the Lord to grant him chastity, just not yet, Donald Trump is ready to be “presidential,” just not yet. Whenever he brings up the idea of presidential-ness, Trump always says that a personality transformation is on its way, but will have to be delayed while some more pressing campaign matters are attended to. 769 more words

Mitt Romney

Anti-Trump Super PAC Keeps the Faith After Tuesday Night Massacre

The fools parade of the #NeverTrump movement continue to have as much luck as King Canute did with holding back the tides. The anti-Trump super PAC… 412 more words

2016 Elections

Vivint receives $100 million in investments from Peter Thiel, Mitt Romney

Vivint, a smart home company based out of Provo, Utah, has raised $100 million in its first round of venture-capital funding.

That’s a big number for any company, let alone one you may not have heard of. 770 more words

Business

Trump's 4/26 Landslide Victory Explained

Trump accomplished something tonight (Apr 26) that no pundit had predicted – winning all five states in the Republican primaries. The states included some big ones such as Pennsylvania, Maryland and Connecticut, as well as two smaller but important ones – Delaware and Rhode Island. 817 more words

Politics

Trump has massive victory. Time for Cruz to take a cruise. Hillary advances lead. Bernie to go 3rd party??

Actually this is old. Trump now has 988. Should cinch it next Tuesday.

We all expected Donald Trump to have a good night on Tuesday, no one expected him to have as great a night as he had though. 848 more words

Why #NeverTrump Is Rarely Working

Donald Trump swept contests in five Eastern states on Tuesday night, a significant triumph that carries him closer to clinching the GOP presidential nomination. But despite the convincing victories, the result was less a reflection of Trump’s strength than the shortcomings of the movement set up to stop him. 1,031 more words

Corporate Power and International Trade

Originally posted on Huffington Post by Center Coordinator Michael Busch.

A leaked document posted at Public Citizen last night offers a stark reminder of the rising power transnational corporations enjoy in the domestic settings of nation-states where they do business. 710 more words