The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic poses two threats: public health and economic.
I am living in Italy, where my wife Callista is the Ambassador to the Holy See.
I have watched first-hand as the Italian government has worked hard to contain the coronavirus by imposing strong public health measures to try to get the epidemic under control. These measures will lead to significant economic challenges.
As former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, who served under presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, wrote in his memoir, Joe Biden “has been wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security issue over the past four decades.” Gates stood by that statement last year, just two weeks after Biden announced his presidential bid.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has advised that individuals wash their hands for 20 seconds in order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Twenty seconds?! That’s only two happy birthdays. Totally manageable, even for kindergartners eager to get to the lunchroom.
The outcome of Super Tuesday was surprising. Former Vice President Joe Biden has emerged as the Democratic front-runner, with Senator Bernie Sanders a close second, leaving a trail of former candidates in their wake. What can we expect next in the Presidential race?
Order Shakedown: A Novel by Newt Gingrich and Pete Earley
New York Times best-selling authors Newt Gingrich and Pete Earley are back with SHAKEDOWN, the second in their riveting series of ripped-from-the-headlines political thrillers featuring Valerie Mayberry and Brett Garrett. As this unlikely pair—a disgraced former FBI agent and a dishonorably discharged ex-Navy SEAL— team to avert a deadly crisis with Iran, they once again operate outside official channels, caught between competing world powers as they race to avoid both an international incident and certain danger to themselves..
Ellis the Elephant is back, and he’s headed to the White House! In Hail to the Chief, the sixth in Callista Gingrich’s New York Times best-selling series, Ellis meets some of America’s greatest presidents and discovers how they have led our country throughout American history.