Jordan Fife, the new owner of the National Hotel, says he’s not a “carpetbagger.” That may be true, but the outfit that Fife said is financing the $5 million facelift, Eastern Real Estate, is a Boston firm that still hasn’t issued a press release announcing the investment and probably needs Google Maps to find Nevada City.
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Any candidate for statewide office who thinks its worthwhile to campaign in Nevada County–like the 3 GOP candidates for governor–has no shot at getting elected to statewide office.
Why isn’t Donald Trump upset with the Russians’ effort to taint his election? Why his fascination with Vladimir Putin? Maybe he envies Vlad because he has the kind of power Trump can only dream about.
But Trump’s right about one thing: The Obama administration should have done more to counter the Russian hackers who were trying to disrupt the 2016 election.
The Russian indictments illustrate how irresponsible Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others have been in monitoring content on their sites.
Given the number of people in the White House who still don’t have full security clearances a year into the Trump era, you can make the case that Trump is a major threat to national security.
People shouldn’t get upset because Laura Ingraham told LeBron James to “shut-up and dribble.” She’s just another Trump bot on Fox News.