Geoff Dittberner

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President Trump’s First Defeat

The immigration order creates an international mess—and a political embarrassment.<p>“It’s working out very nicely,” President Donald Trump said on Saturday afternoon as he signed his latest batch of executive actions. “You see it in the airports.”<p>It was the usual confident swagger from a man …

Immigration

Former Affordable Care Act chief offers health-care prescription

The Minnesotan who ran Obamacare for the last two years is looking for ways to save, rather than sack, the Affordable Care Act.<p>Andy Slavitt has …

In a reversal, the Trump administration now says green card holders can enter the US

It took two full days to clear this up.<p>After two full days of chaos and confusion, the Trump administration has reversed course on a major provision of its immigration order, announcing that permanent residents (green card holders) from seven majority-Muslim countries will in fact be allowed to …

For Gov. Dayton, cancer diagnosis just another challenge in job with many

Gov. Mark Dayton finds himself with another important task on an already full plate — maintaining public confidence in his ability to carry out one …

“This policy is going to get Americans killed”: Sen. Chris Murphy on Trump's refugee ban

Congressional Republicans have largely fallen in line behind Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration. House Speaker Paul Ryan, who once opposed Trump’s “Muslim ban,” has announced his support for the new restrictions. Other prominent Republicans have followed suit.<p>But Connecticut Sen. Chris …

As #DeleteUber Trends, Lyft Pledges $1 Million to ACLU

Following Uber CEO Travis Kalanick’s limp response to Trump’s “Muslim ban,” Lyft has decided to put its money where its mouth is. The ridesharing …

Throw Sand in the Gears of Everything

As many are saying, we woke from a nightmare to find it was our new reality. A gaggle of inflated far-right self-promoters and operatives, big …