In this week's 'Ask Peter' series a viewer asks, "When you are not on The National how is the stand-in chosen?" It's a great question as the summer brings us several outstanding journalists who will fill in for Peter over the next month.
U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural speech was tonic for the crowd that flooded Washington from those blue-collar, rust-belt states that turned on the Democrats last year when Trump offered them the brash guarantee of better days ahead. more »
It was classic Donald Trump — a hard-hitting campaign-style inauguration speech by the new president of the United States that used "America first" populist rhetoric, attacked Washington insiders and decried the state of the country. more »
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