Opinion

Opinion

An educated woman, I backed Trump

I do not fit the Donald Trump supporter stereotype. It became clearer that we needed to shake things up and restore people’s trust. We needed a “bull in the china shop” to break some glasses, not someone who needed to shatter the glass ceiling.

Opinion

America can’t risk a cabinet of deplorables

It’s dangerous if Donald Trump is surrounded by like-minded loyalists who won’t challenge him or control his worst instincts. The picks announced Friday for his national security team will amplify his extreme positions on immigration, terrorism and Russia.

Opinion

Will White House be an outpost of Trump Inc.?

One of the many, many ways Trump is different than any president before him is the extent of his business empire of hotels, golf courses and licensing deals around the world. He must put his holdings into a real blind trust to reassure Americans that his decisions are in the national interest, not to further his business interests.

Videos

Boxer shares her honors and heartbreak after 33 years in Congress

Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-California) gave an emotional farewell on the Senate floor on Wednesday. She expressed excitement for Kamala Harris to take her seat, and heartbreak about the presidential election. Boxer said she knows that the unfinished work will continue through the passion of her colleagues, stressing the importance of working across party lines.
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Boxer shares her honors and heartbreak after 33 years in Congress 4:33

Boxer shares her honors and heartbreak after 33 years in Congress

McCrory enters Trump Tower for meeting with Donald Trump 0:43

McCrory enters Trump Tower for meeting with Donald Trump

Mark Cuban: AT&T, Time Warner merger needed for competition with major tech companies 5:13

Mark Cuban: AT&T, Time Warner merger needed for competition with major tech companies

Trump's nominee for secretary of defense thanks NC crowd on 'thank you tour' 2:59

Trump's nominee for secretary of defense thanks NC crowd on 'thank you tour'