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07/29/2014 Published on Forbes.com
Brace yourself European companies – you may be taking a hit.
Twenty-eight European national ambassadors met this morning in Brussels to discuss the harshest sanctions yet aimed at the Kremlin.
The European Union—Russia’s largest trading partner—is expected to move as… Continue reading →
07/21/2014 Published on Forbes.com
Thursday July 17 will go down in history as one of terrible tragedy.
The crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 after a BUK missile launcher struck it over Ukraine took the lives of 298 innocent people.
All the evidence available… Continue reading →
07/04/2014 Published on Forbes.com
It might just be.
There is a strong argument to be made that today looks much like it did three years ago when I studied the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Americans are still dissatisfied, disaffected and discontent with the government… Continue reading →
06/13/2014 Published on Forbes.com
It’s a bad week to be outgoing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
His 13-year run as Virginia’s 13th district representative came to a shocking end when he lost to Tea Party challenger Dave Brat Tuesday night. I’ve heard that internal… Continue reading →
06/03/2014 Published on Forbes.com
Monday’s attack on a Ukrainian border guard post by hundreds of pro-Russia rebels is the latest evidence that the situation in eastern Ukraine remains dire and extremely volatile.
The democratic election of Petro Poroshenko is a good sign that Ukraine… Continue reading →
05/16/2014 Published on Forbes.com
It has now been several months since the Ukrainian protests began on the Maidan in Kiev and nearly two since Russia annexed Crimea.
Through it all, the US and the EU has continually failed to find a way to properly… Continue reading →
05/08/2014 Published on Forbes.com
The Republicans just don’t want to be anything but the party of “no.”
They continue to oppose Obama’s legislative and policy agenda in areas both warranted and unwarranted. Democrats in Congress and in the administration point to this as evidence… Continue reading →
04/30/2014 Published on Forbes.com
“Here’s the attitude: ‘Ohhhh, don’t make me do this. Ohhh, this is too hard’…We get elected to make choices. We get elected to solve problems and it’s remarkable to me how many of my colleagues just don’t want to,” Boehner… Continue reading →
04/15/2014 Published on Forbes.com
It’s not just one sided anymore.
Today, the Ukrainian military stormed an airport 25 miles north of Slovyansk, beginning what the interim Ukrainian president, Oleksandr Turchynov, called a military operation to confront pro-Russian militants in the eastern part of the… Continue reading →
04/10/2014 Published on Forbes.com
After holding tight to her position as Health and Human Services Secretary for five years, Kathleen Sebelius resigned earlier this evening.
Sebelius became a household name in the fall for her role supervising the troubled rollout of the Healthcare.gov website… Continue reading →