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JOHN BRUMMETT: Rush to a ruse

Subscriber onlyRepublicans promised for years to repeal and replace Obamacare. It was the essence of their rise to power. Continue reading...

BRUMMETT ONLINE: The unknown unknown

Subscriber onlyMichael John Gray had lost weight. He said it was from being state Democratic Party chairman. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: Resurrection to come?

Subscriber onlySuddenly, they're back. It now appears Republicans in the U.S. Senate could resurrect repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act by the end of the month. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: The rule for Trump

Subscriber onlyToday I instruct on how to cope with this very different kind of American president. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: At the proper time

Subscriber onlyThe nation's chief pollution permission official told a television interviewer the other day that it was insensitive to talk about climate change while Floridians were suffering. Continue reading...

BRUMMETT ONLINE: Celebrating politics?

Subscriber onlyShane Broadway has taken over leadership of the venerable Political Animals Club in Little Rock, an institution begun in the 1980s by Skip Rutherford, and thriving since. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: GIF giving headaches

Subscriber onlyThe state's long-suffering and newly controlling Republicans, especially those from Northwest Arkansas, have always contended that the old one-party Democratic state legislative culture was corrupt. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: Strange bedfellows indeed

Subscriber onlyYou know what they always say. Politics makes for strange threesomes. Continue reading...

All hail the trauma king

Subscriber onlyIt appears that Donald Trump faces three main obstacles to a goal he has failed so far to come near, meaning a sensible and passable presidency. Continue reading...

BRUMMETT ONLINE: Ultimately heartless

Subscriber onlyIt’s just. It’s right. It represents prevailing public opinion in a society still more compassionate and sane than not. It shouldn’t be hard. Continue reading...

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