#9 In this highly anticipated follow-up to his blockbuster The Amateur, former New York Times Magazine editor-in-chief Edward Klein delves into the rocky relationship between the Obamas and the Clintons. An old-school reporter with incredible insider contacts, Klein reveals just how deep the rivalry between the Obamas and the Clintons runs, with details on closed-door meetings buttressed by hundreds of interviews.
Former Governor of New York and champion of liberals everywhere Mario Cuomo has died today at the age of 82. My condolences to his family, including his son, the current Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo and Chris Cuomo, a news anchor on CNN. Rest in peace to a great liberal icon. We lost a huge piece of American politics today.
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President-elect Donald Trump promised coal jobs in West Virginia and manufacturing jobs in Michigan. He said he would fix the inner city of Baltimore and the airports in New York. He said he would cut taxes and grow the military. Create paid family leave and balance the budget. Build the wall. Kill Obamacare. Protect Social Security. Take care of veterans. And that’s just the start.