The Donald Trump Cabinet

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The Senate approved Ben Carson to serve as secretary of housing and urban development, and Rick Perry to lead the Department of Energy on Thursday. Ben Carson and Rick Perry, you may now start your jobs. The Senate on Thursday confirmed the two former Republican presidential candidates to serve in President Trump’s Cabinet after a […]

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Team Trump finally brings realism to US Mideast policy

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If you buy most of the initial media coverage, the Trump White House just rebuked Israel on West Bank settlements — much as the Obama crew did on its way out. That’s almost perfectly wrong. Yes, spokesman Sean Spicer did say, “The construction of new settlements . . . may not be helpful” in reaching peace. This […]

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