Ivanka Struggles With Winter Olympics Charm Offensive

March 3, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South KoreaIvanka Trump may be President Trumps answer to the Olympics visit by Kim Jong Uns younger sistershe certainly matched the North Korean in smiles and stylebut which de facto ambassador won the charm offensive at the Winter Games? The result might be a draw. Ivanka arrived in Seoul on Friday, pumped and primed to bthe Opening CeremonyIvanka instead stressed a maximum pressure campaign on Kim Jong Uns government….


Mnuchin Relishes His Star Turn in Cabinet and Trumps Favor

February 25, 2018

Between defending the Trump administration’s tax cuts and imposing sanctions on North Korea, Steven Mnuchin found some time this week for the fun part of being Treasury Secretary. Mnuchin spent a few hours Thursday touring the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia, where as many as 50 million coins a day are produced and shipped around the country. He ran his hands through unstamped pennies and operated a hydraulic press to strike…