The Emperor Abandons His Clothes

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier analyze Donald Trump's sudden reversals on DACA, The Wall - and possibly even on the Paris Climate Accords. What is really going on? Is the Mueller Investigation gaining traction? How long will the romance with "Chuck and Nancy" last?


President Trump’s sudden and unexpected moves over the last two weeks to side with Congressional Democrats — Charles Schumer and the much-reviled-on-the-right Nancy Pelosi — on raising the debt limit ceiling and the general thrust of immigration reform was yet another example of a fly-by-the-seat-of-his-pants decision-making process that has so far resulted after more than seven months with virtually no legislative accomplishments;

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As Irma Abates, Mueller Awaits

As Irma Abates, Mueller Awaits

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier discuss the hyper-speed with which Special Counsel Robert Mueller is moving and the Russia Investigation is unfolding: his request to interview six top-level White House aides; the daily revelations that Facebook was cleverly used by Russian agents to influence the 2016 election; the increased pressure on Paul Manafort to flip against Trump; the Steve Bannon claim that there was "absolutely nothing" to the Russian story - while an elected Member of the Russian Parliament said on TV, "US intelligence missed the fact that Russian intelligence stole the American President."


 Trump: Chess or Checkers?

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier ask this question: is Trump a Master political chess player? Or is he in fact an impulsive checkers player who makes it up as he goes along? We discuss the path ahead - debt ceiling, funding the Wall, working with Congress and the latest revelations on the Trump-Russia-Mueller investigation.