Day: June 17, 2020

Kentucky GOP brawl specializes in Trump, racial matters

Kentucky GOP brawl specializes in Trump, racial matters

Kentuckians are accustomed to bare-knuckled politics, but the brawl between a Republican congressman and his primary challenger has turned especially uglyBy BRUCE SCHREINER Associated PressJune 17, 2020, 5:05 PM5 min readFRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentuckians are accustomed to bare-knuckled politics, but the Bluegrass State brawl between a Republican congressman and his primary challenger has turned especially…

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Ka-growth! How Germany’s ‘Mr Thrift’ Scholz got right here to splash the cash

BERLIN (Reuters) – Four months is an eternity in pandemic politics. As recently as February, Finance Minister Olaf Scholz was Germany’s Mr Thrift, a devotee of the “black zero” balanced-budget rule. FILE PHOTO: German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz addresses the media during a news conference in Berlin, Germany May 14, 2020. Michael Sohn/Pool via REUTERSSince…

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