116th United States Congress: Trump vs Democrats?

The time for accountability has arrived, Democrats say as they will control the House. Do you think Dems will simply try to make the life of President Donald Trump as miserable as they can and do their voters expect this, or on some issues they might try also a conciliatory approach?  Read few comments.

United States Capitol. Credit: Andrej Matisak

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What to expect from Democrats in presidential elections 2020?

What does the result of midterms mean for Democrats, what does it mean for their chances to win the White House in 2020? Read few comments.


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Midterm elections: What if…

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Blue wave?: What can Democrats hope for?

Everybody was watching race for the seat in Ohio’s 12th District and Dems lead generic congressional vote. So how would you assess their chances to win the House, maybe the Senate, do we have any indications if President Donald Trump hurts GOP or helps them, or is it perhaps both? Red few comments.
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Nunes memo represents the triumph of loyalty over competence

How do you read this situation about David Nunes memo, who might benefit from this? Some observers claimed it is a pretty extraordinary as FBI stated that they have grave concerns about material omissions of fact that fundamentally impact the memo’s accuracy. Read few comments. (I have asked my question before Nunes memo was released).


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Shutdown blues in divided America

How did we get to the shutdown, is it just another sign of deeply divided political scene in the US? Read few comments.

The United S.tates Capitol – the seat of the United States Congress. Credit: https://cz.usembassy.gov/

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#MeToo, Roy Moore… How will this affect US politics?

It seems now that the Republicans, President Donald Trump are pretty firmly supporting Roy Moore. Democrat Al Franken amid his resignation announcement has blasted Republican hypocrisy on sexual misconduct.  With all the MeToo campaigns and Time’s Person of the Year for Silence Breakers how much do you think the sexual misconduct and allegations and parties positions towards those issues could be a broader political topic in America which may have an visible effect on voters? Read few comments.
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What will GOP do about Roy Moore?

Would you say that the Senate candidate Roy Moore will politically survive (should survive?) current allegation of sexual misconduct and what does the initial reaction of the GOP tell us about the party? Read few comments.
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Trump’s biggest achievement is that he is still in office

Donald Trump won the elections with the slogan MAGA (whatever it means) one year ago. What are his biggest achievements and the biggest failures when you assess his one year after the elections?  Read few comments.


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Is new Trump emerging?

President Trump sides with Democrats on some fiscal issues, there is this discussion about DACA and it is quite clear that some MAGA fans are not very happy about this. So how do you read this? New Trump is emerging, or basically it reflects that he was never close to GOP on many issues anyway? Read few comments.


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