Surveillance: Democratic Debates

Adam Posen, Peterson Institute President, says the Bank of England can’t do anything ahead of Brexit. Willem Buiter, Citi Special Economic Advisor, only sees the BOE hiking rates in response to a soft Brexit. Vincent Reinhart, Standish Mellon Asset Management Chief Economist, says he no longer takes “Japanification” as a… Read More

Barbershop: Democratic Debates

SARAH MCCAMMON, HOST: Now we’re going to spend some time focusing on dynamics within the Democratic Party and how they might affect the presidential race going forward. Yesterday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made it clear she wants to focus on congressional investigations over an impeachment inquiry. (SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED RECORDING)… Read More

Special Counsel Robert Mueller Has Spoken…. So Now What?

Robert Mueller on Wednesday bluntly dismissed President Donald Trump’s claims of total exoneration in the federal probe of Russia’s 2016 election interference, telling Congress he explicitly did not clear the president of obstructing his investigation. The former special counsel also rejected Trump’s assertions that the probe was a “witch hunt”… Read More

Emerge America Seeks Affiliate Coordinator

TITLE Affiliate Coordinator LOCATION Washington, DC MISSION Emerge America and the Emerge affiliates share one mission: to increase the number of Democratic women leaders from diverse backgrounds in public office through recruitment, training and providing a powerful network. Our vision: to change the face of power,… Read More