Once a most unlikely candidate, Barack Obama’s successful campaign for the White House made him a worldwide sensation and a transformative figure even before he was inaugurated. Elected as the Iraq War and the Great Recession had discouraged millions of Americans, Obama’s promise of hope revived the national spirit.
MicMelania Trump: How does the first lady compare to her predecessors 65 days in?MicWhile their husbands may be the ones in the Oval Office, first ladies have plenty of power of their own. In addition to playing hostess at one of the most famous residences in the world, America's first ladies have traditionally used their […]
CNNWhy Trump the deal-maker came off looking incompetentCNNMichael D'Antonio is the author of the book "Never Enough: Donald Trump and the Pursuit of Success" (St. Martin's Press). The opinions expressed in this commentary are his. (CNN) A President who admires strongmen tried to strong-arm the Republicans ...and more »
NewsmaxTreasury Sec. Mnuchin: Trump Has 'Perfect Genes'NewsmaxTreasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said President Donald Trump has "more stamina than anybody I've ever met," Friday. "I mean, I thought I was in good shape. I traveled with him all the time. I mean, it's unbelievable. He's constantly doing things ...and more »
Trump's self-inflicted humiliation via TwitterCNNMichael D'Antonio is the author of the book "Never Enough: Donald Trump and the Pursuit of Success" (St. Martin's Press). The opinions expressed in this commentary are his. (CNN) Let's all agree that no other person ever elected President would have ...and more »
CNNTrump team loves a good aliasCNNMichael D'Antonio: For the Trump administration, Rex Tillerson's "Wayne Tracker" alias marks a new level of weirdness; It's a reminder that some of our leaders seem unable to resist using ridiculous tricks and deceptions, D'Antonio writes. Michael D ...Tillerson Used 'Alias' Email for Climate Messages, Schneiderman SaysBloombergTillerson used email alias […]