poll dancing: in Hill/HarrisX poll, 47% support impeachment inquiry as 42% oppose

Polls are trending toward supporting the impeachment inquiry. Since House Democrats launched a formal impeachment inquiry last Tuesday, support for impeachment has grown, according to polls from Politico/Morning Consult, HuffPost/YouGov, NPR/PBS Newshour/Marist, CBS News/YouGov, and Quinnipiac. These shifts suggest that public sentiment could continue to change as the inquiry proceeds. Such increases in support could bode well for Democratic leaders,…

Trump runs out of disparaging nicknames for people who oppose him

President Donald Trump became notorious for concocting nicknames for political opponents of him during the 2016 presidential campaign. During the Republican primaries, he gave no quarter to the likes of “Little” Marco Rubio and “Lyin’” Ted Cruz (even though they’re Trump cronies now that they’re no longer running against him for anything), and Trump’s use…