A Second Opinion: Spring is in the Air

A Second Opinion: Spring is in the Air »

11 Mar, 2023
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"Social Security and Medicare are on their last legs. . . Inflation is still rampant. . . Four Americans were kidnapped by drug cartels with two of them left dead. . . But all this seems far away as the days lengthen and hope springs eternal. We’ll soon be complaining about the heat of summer!"

STATESIDE STORIES: Joe Biden’s Approval Rating Plummets in Polls

STATESIDE STORIES: Joe Biden’s Approval Rating Plummets in Polls »

6 Nov, 2022
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Biden’s overwhelming election sweep has dwindled to a mere trickle during his time in office. But many Republicans don’t see Trump as a viable candidate either. So, the Office of the President of the United States may be up for grabs in the near future.

STATESIDE STORIES: Republicans Poised for Mid-Term Elections

STATESIDE STORIES: Republicans Poised for Mid-Term Elections »

10 Sep, 2022
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In July, a CBS news election tracker predicted Republicans would win 230 seats in the House of Representatives in the midterm elections. But Democrats are hoping that the “Donald Trump Factor” will work in their favor.

STATESIDE STORIES: Infrastructure Plan Proposed by Biden

STATESIDE STORIES: Infrastructure Plan Proposed by Biden »

17 Apr, 2021
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U.S. President Joe Biden has proposed a $2 trillion dollar infrastructure upgrade plan for the US to ameliorate its ranking 15th in the world for infrastructure investments in roads, bridges and more

A Second Opinion: Trump Acquitted by Senate for Second Time

A Second Opinion: Trump Acquitted by Senate for Second Time »

15 Feb, 2021
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After Democrats and Republicans laid out their arguments, the Senate voted 57 guilty and 43 not guilty, not enough to convict the former president of incitement to insurrection. Donald Trump is therefore not barred from running again in 2024 if he so wishes. Trump supporters were happy at the result and the Democrats were dismayed.

WHAT A MIX: AN AMERICAN WEEK, THE U.S. ELECTION, THE AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID & THE UNIVERSIDAD SAN PABLO CEU!

WHAT A MIX: AN AMERICAN WEEK, THE U.S. ELECTION, THE AMERICAN CLUB OF MADRID & THE UNIVERSIDAD SAN PABLO CEU! »

26 Oct, 2020
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An American Week in Madrid that features the only U.S. presidential election debate in Europe by representatives of the Republican and Democratic Parties in Europe for expats in Europe!

CRASH COURSE: HOW TO LEARN SPANISH IN 7 SLAPSTICKS!

CRASH COURSE: HOW TO LEARN SPANISH IN 7 SLAPSTICKS! »

30 Aug, 2020
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LOL and learn!

Stateside Stories: Trump Trade Deals Eclipse Senate Trial

Stateside Stories: Trump Trade Deals Eclipse Senate Trial »

23 Jan, 2020
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The Senate impeachment trial is already underway, but President Donald Trump had two administration victories this past week which will change trading relations for the US for some time to come: the USMCA and the Phase One of the U.S.-China trade deal. The public is divided on the impeachment, seeing Trump as an economic genius on the one hand and an autocratic leader on the other. The Democrats want him out of office one way or the other. The Republicans are backing him for the November 2020 Presidential election. That’s politics for you!

A Second Opinion: Don’t Give in to Fear!

A Second Opinion: Don’t Give in to Fear! »

12 Jan, 2020
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We must be brave and face the challenges of 2020 without fear.

A SECOND OPINION: Trump Not Fully Exonerated

A SECOND OPINION: Trump Not Fully Exonerated »

10 Aug, 2019
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If you've been keeping up with the news, you may have realized that in the Congressional Hearings with Special Investigator Robert Mueller, President Trump was not fully exonerated from wrongdoing by Mueller's report. But although he may not be removed from office through impeachment, the President could be prosecuted after he leaves office for Russian collusion and obstruction of justice, both of which the he vehemently denies ever occurred.