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David Axelrod
Director, UChicago Institute of Politics. Senior Political Commentator . Host, The Axe Files, . Views expressed here are my own.
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David Axelrod 32m
Remembering that day, 8 yrs ago, looking out from Inaugural platform at this sea of humanity. I'm sure Trump team is feeling same thrill.
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David Axelrod 2h
And you made ours a better country. Thank you, Mr. President. Proud of you!
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My thoughts on and his legacy and this day of transition.
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David Axelrod 14h
Arlington National Cemetery was "beautiful...so many people." My god, it's a cemetery!!! Filled with fallen heroes!
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David Axelrod 17h
Grace note from , offering thanks to BOTH the 44th and 45th POTUSs. Very nice.
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David Axelrod 17h
PEOTUS in little danger of being upstaged by musical acts, though I bet it matters little to the crowd.
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Jon Voight apparently missed the memo on moments of grace and national unity.
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David Axelrod Jan 19
. of : The prospect of two-state solution to Middle East conflict is "over."
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NBC Nightly News Jan 18
MORE: Trump EPA nominee questions human impact on climate change; says his personal opinion is "immaterial."
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Ezra Klein Jan 18
Remember when 2014 was the hottest year on record? Then 2015? Well, now it’s 2016:
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David Leonhardt Jan 18
For every poor student the Ivy League launches into the middle class and beyond, City U. of New York launches six.
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David Axelrod Jan 18
McConnell, who refused for nearly a year to give a SCOTUS nominee a hearing, allows senators 7 minutes to question Trump Cabinet appointees.
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David Axelrod Jan 18
. rightly protests that senators are limited to seven minutes of questions for point man on health care.
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David Axelrod Jan 18
Watching McConnell's speedy confirmathon is like early rounds of NCAA tournament, with a 4-way split screen picturing simultaneous hearings.
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David Axelrod Jan 18
Will Rep. Price share details of promised plan to insure "health care for everybody" at hearing today? THAT would be news!
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David Axelrod Jan 18
You're right. Not "kind of." Just plain appalling.
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David Axelrod Jan 18
As the parent of a child with disabilities, I found the Ed Secy-designate's answers kind of appalling.
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CNN Jan 18
A new CNN/ORC poll finds Obama's approval rating now stands at 60% - the third-highest of any outgoing president
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David Axelrod Jan 18
Remarkable that trademarked iconic MAGA slogan in '12! (AND that he has time to brag about it NOW!)
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David Axelrod Jan 17
". ranks w/Reagan as an impactful president; Republicans won’t be able to reverse the changes easily."
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