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Imagining Trump and the State Senate Race

With the election less than two weeks away, I sat down recently with President Donald Trump for another of our intermittent (and imaginary) political “discussions.” GD: Mr. President, I understand you’ve taken a surprising amount of interest in the Addison County State Senate race. Why is that? DT: You’ve got this guy Paul Ralston in … Continue reading

Justice Kavanaugh and Senator Leahy

As Justice Brett Kavanaugh hears his first case on the Supreme Court, it’s worth looking back at the role played by Vermont’s longtime senator, Patrick Leahy, in his staunch opposition to confirming Kavanaugh. No senator shined as brightly as Leahy did during the confirmation battle. The senator, now 78, has slowed down in recent years. … Continue reading