Circa Tom Whalen After a week in which he made some of the most dramatic foreign policy moves of his presidency, President Donald Trump declared Thursday that “America is respected again,” but critics say his record on international affairs is still incomplete and a lack of focus on domestic matters could prove costly in November. […]
WJLA ABC 7 Tom Whalen An indictment filed by special counsel Robert Mueller last week against 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for meddling in the 2016 election has revived questions from President Donald Trump and some Democrats about whether President Barack Obama’s response to the plot in the midst of a heated and […]
Boston Herald quoting Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Weeks after Red Sox owner John Henry publicly pushed to rename Yawkey Way, the team indicated it’s in no rush to change Fenway Park’s own tribute to controversial former boss Tom Yawkey, even though it could do it immediately…” View full article.
Voice of America quoting Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Speculation is rife in Washington that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may soon leave the administration, following comments he and an aide made to reporters over the past two days…” Expert quote: “…shows contempt for Trump’s authoritarian style of presidential management.” View full article.
Sinclair Broadcast Group quoting Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Federal officials expressed confidence Friday as Hurricane Harvey grew to a Category 3 storm that President Donald Trump and his agency heads are thoroughly prepared to aid state and local governments, but critics remain skeptical that this White House is ready to cope with its first major natural […]
WBUR Cognoscenti by Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Like “Law & Order” reruns, presidential tweets and smartphones, Thomas Austin Yawkey just won’t go away…” View full article.
The Globe Post quoting Thomas Whalen, College of General Studies “Conventional wisdom says that too much of anything is bad for you. Lately, however, it is becoming more and more obvious that President Donald J. Trump has either never heard of the expression or chose to ignore it completely…” Expert quote: “It gives the wrong signal to […]
Voice of America quoting Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “President Donald Trump’s legal advisers are looking into possible conflicts of interest within special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team that they could use to discredit Mueller’s inquiry into Russian election meddling, according to multiple sources and news reports…” Expert quote: “It appears obvious that Trump […]
Boston Globe quoting Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Massachusetts has a well-known history of birthing presidents, including the Adamses, John F. Kennedy, and George H.W. Bush, the pride of Milton…” Expert quote: “We’re kind of ornery. We’re kind of contrarian.” View full article.
Sputnik Radio interviewing Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Russia-US relations are at rock bottom…” Expert quote: “This has caused a lot of head scratching amongst both democrats and republicans in the West.” View full article.