Jim Hightower: Bringing a Rich, Aloof, Race-Baiting Congress Critter Down to Earth | Columnists

If you’re a rich, corporate-serving Trump Republican who’s been in the U.S. House so long and done so little that you’re essentially seen as a piece of congressional furniture, what do you do to save yourself when faced back home with a popular, well-organized, grassroots opponent who’s about to overtake you?

Of course, do what President Trump does: Unleash your inner racist to assail your challenger as a demonic civil-liberties

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Louisiana tells meteorologist Jim Cantore to ‘stay home’ amid Hurricane Delta: ‘I get it’

The presence of the Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore is often an ominous sign, since he’s a longtime stormtracker and the meteorologist you see on TV standing so close to the water, out in the rain and lightning when everyone else is hunkering down.

The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore is an unwelcome sight. (Photo: Jonathan Saruk/The Weather Channel via Getty Images)
The Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore is an unwelcome sight. (Photo: Jonathan Saruk/The Weather Channel via Getty Images)

As Hurricane Delta approached the East Coast this week, Louisiana

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Ohio’s Rep. Jim Jordan to get coronavirus test after travelling with President Trump on Air Force One

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Champaign County Republican Rep. Jim Jordan, who travelled to Tuesday’s presidential debate in Cleveland with President Donald Trump aboard Air Force One, says he will get a coronavirus test after Trump’s Thursday diagnosis with the potentially fatal virus.

“We’ll get one, probably as soon as I get done with this interview,” Jordan said in an interview on Fox and Friends. He added that he’s praying for

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Jim Brickman to perform virtual holiday concert benefitting Playhouse Square

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Beloved songwriter and pianist Jim Brickman’s holiday shows have become a Playhouse Square tradition. That tradition will continue December 5, although things will look different due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In lieu of an in-person concert, the Grammy-nominated artist and Shaker Heights native will perform virtually from his downtown studio. The concert, part of his “Comfort & Joy at Home” tour, will feature songs from Brickman’s many

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Jim Cramer: Airlines Will Be Protected by Congress and the President

United and its pilots reached an agreement that canceled over 2,800 furloughs scheduled for this week, per the pilots union.

The Air Line Pilots Association said it voted to approve the Pandemic Recovery Letter of Agreement with United Airlines management. The accord prevents any United pilot from being furloughed at least until June.

The agreement keeps all 13,000 United pilots employed.

The deal also offers a second round of early-separation

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