In 2009, when Mr Obama was swept to power, Democrats had large majorities in the US Congress and control of 29 of 50 governorships. Since then, he has seen his party's power steadily erode. The House of Representatives has been in Republican hands since 2010; the Senate since 2014. Democrats control the governor's mansion in only 16 states. … [Read more...] about What marks does Obama’s presidency deserve?
'It started with a big festival that takes place in my home country in Azerbaijan, 250 acts perform over five days. It's basically the entire Russian show business. We take the festival to many different countries - Monaco, Dusseldorf, Sochi, and for 2021 we're now in conversations to bring it to the United States.' … [Read more...] about EXCLUSIVE: ‘I wish I’d never set up that Trump Tower meeting!’ Russian pop star at center of infamous ‘Hillary dirt’ offer, tells of relief at end of Mueller probe as he finally gets to perform U.S. tour he canceled fearing he would be indicted
'Mr. Bloomberg, it wasn't you who made all that money. Maybe your workers played some role in that as well,' the Vermont senator said. 'And it is important those workers are able to share the benefits also. When we have so many people who go to work every day and they feel not good about their jobs. They feel like cogs in a machine. I want workers to be able to sit on corporate boards as well so they can have some say over what happens to their lives.' … [Read more...] about Bloomberg shrugs off Vegas smackdown as his campaign says billionaire who has ALREADY spent $400 million is ‘just warming up’ but pundits warn he could be out by Super Tuesday after rivals call him out over sexism and race
Prince Khalid bin Salman said in a tweet: “The Kingdom and its leadership always stand with brotherly Iraq and will do everything in its power to spare it the danger of war and conflict between external parties, and for its generous people to live in prosperity after what they have endured in the past.” … [Read more...] about Iran attacks RECAP: US tells UN it is prepared to take further action in Middle East