Issues & Insights

What We’re Reading Today: Biden Bears Teeth, Budget Gets Busted, Automakers Cave … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Elections 2020

Joe Biden: No More Mr. Nice Guy — Detroit News

Biden Tears into Booker, Criticizes Harris in Shift to Offense — Washington Post

Biden Is Still King of the Moderates — But Will It Last? — Real Clear Politics

Kamala Harris’s Debate Bounce Is Fading — FiveThirtyEight

Once A Democratic Bastion, Minnesota Trends Red Heading Into 2020. — The Federalist

Top Strategist: Narrow Electoral College Democrat Victory — The Hill

Great Brexit

New Prime Minister Tells Cabinet: Full Steam Ahead on Brexit — AP

Mueller Fallout

Pelosi rebuffs Nadler on impeachment after Mueller flop — Politico

Graham: Mueller was ‘pretty much a figurehead’ of investigation — The Hill

Trump Impeachment Is Far Less Likely After Mueller Testimony — New York Times

Budget Fiasco

Conservatives slam Donald Trump’s budget deal with Democrats as a ‘spending frenzy’ — USA Today


Is the Debate over Future of Work in CA ‘F—ing Feudalism All Over Again’? — Tim Anaya, Pacific Research Institute

Federal Government to Resume Capital Punishment After Nearly Two Decade Lapse — Justice Dept

Why North Korea is escalating missile tests and how Trump should respond — Washington Examiner

The Clintons’ Own Files Contradict Their Epstein Narrative — Hot Air

Pentagon: Russia Beating U.S. In Gaining Global Influence — Politico

4 automakers cut deal with California on fuel efficiency regulations — Fox News

I & I Editorial Board

The Issues and Insights Editorial Board has decades of experience in journalism, commentary and public policy.


If you like what you see, feel free to leave a donation. You can also set up regular donations if you like. Just click on the Tip Jar above. It will take you to a PayPal donations page. Your contributions will help us defray the cost of running this site. (Please note that we are not set up as a charitable organization, so donations aren't tax deductible.) Thank you!

About Issues & Insights

Issues & Insights is a new site formed by the seasoned journalists behind the legendary IBD Editorials page. Our goal is to bring our decades of combined journalism experience to help readers understand the top issues of the day. We’re doing this on a voluntary basis, because we believe the nation needs the kind of cogent, rational, data-driven, fact-based commentary that we can provide. 


Subscribe to Issues & Insights via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to Issues & Insights and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,876 other subscribers

%d bloggers like this: