President Trump had complained privately in recent months that Mr. Bolton was too hawkish, a tension made worse in recent weeks over Iran, North Korea and Afghanistan.
Lisa FriedmanBolton waged a last-minute campaign to stop Trump from signing a peace agreement w/the Taliban. He won the policy battle but lost the larger war when the president grew angry about the way the matter played out.
Great reporting via @peterbakernyt
Lisa FriedmanKamala Harris tonight said she 'took on the big oil companies' -- backing off a more specific claim she made last week that she sued Exxon, which drew a smart @jswatz factcheck: nytimes.com/2019/09/05/us/… #DemocraticDebate
You have to wonder if the Republicans’ retirements are less about spending time with families and more about spending time far away from Congress.
Lisa FriedmanSure, there was lots of silly questions about straws and cheeseburgers. But on balance last night’s #CNNClimateForum was the most thoughtful, sustained discussion of climate policy I’ve ever seen on national TV.
Andrew Goldman, co-founder of Western LNG, was a top fundraiser for Biden's last presidential campaign, and is raising money for him again.
Lisa FriedmanBernie supporter asks Biden how he can be trusted when tomorrow's he's attending a fundraiser hosted by a fossil fuel exec. He's referring to this story:
(Biden's response: "He is not a fossil fuel executive” )