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2017
2017
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Pumphrett Plights His Troth

Volume four of The Pumphrett Papers.

2017
The House GOP Fumbles

House GOP members backed down from a plan to “gut” the legislative body’s internal ethics office.

2017
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Pumphrett Ops In

Volume Three of the Pumphrett Papers.

2017
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Make America’s Allies Great Again

Trump should learn from the Obama Administration’s mistakes and bet on the friends we already have.

2017
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Religion, Class, and the Evangelical Vote

A hypothesis: Evangelicals who voted for Trump fall into two groups—those who are primarily motivated by the moral positions of their faith, and those who bitterly resent the contempt shown them by elites.

2017
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The Birth of a Disunited States of America?

Verteran “U.S. watchers” in China received a rude awakening to a divided America on the morning of November 9.

2017
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Trump: A World Deconstructed?

If the 45th President makes good on his campaign promises, the 46th President will be the one called upon to “make America great again.”

2017
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Trump’s Middle East Muddle

The Middle East would present a daunting challenge to any incoming President, and Trump has only a limited knowledge of international affairs.

2017
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A New American Foreign Policy?

President Trump could upend the role the U.S. has played in international affairs since World War II.

2017
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Trump and the World

The institutional and principled foreign policy of postwar United States will be replaced by a transactional approach. It is an unstable basis for world order.

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Legislators should fundamentally rethink how the government can best encourage retirement planning and saving in a 21st century economy defined by job-hopping and gig work.

Burn Baby Burn

But zealots who want to burn down the whole administrative state have it wrong.

European Disunion

The most serious challenge to the European project is not in the Netherlands or France.

Brexit

A new survey shows that there’s a lot of commonality between “Remain” and “Leave” voters.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Taiwan is taking steps to boost its own naval capabilities, announcing the launch of a new submarine-building program.

Better Business?

Big Blue was a telework pioneer, but it’s abandoning the practice to try and foster innovation.

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