Mark and Charlie's Blog

In an election year when Bill Clinton ’s policies and personal indiscretions have faced intense scrutiny, Hillary Clinton is beginning to shape the role her husband would play in her administration, zeroing in on economic growth and job creation as crucial missions for the...
‘Do you have guns in the home?” It’s a standard question pediatricians ask patients and their parents, an entry into a conversation about storage and safety. “Of course not — we don’t believe in that,” answered one mother who came to our practice with her 7-year-old. Her son...
Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday the fight is not finished when it comes to regulations in Austin that have driven ride-hailing companies out of the state capital. "The issue's not over," Abbott said in an interview on CNBC. "Republicans in the Texas Legislature have already raised...
The politics of Obamacare aren't all that complicated. Republicans have called for the Affordable Care Act to be "repealed and replaced" for years, with only sporadic attempts to articulate what the replacement would be. On the Democratic side, the question that's emerged over...
Former Republican presidential frontrunner and current member of Donald Trump ‘s vice-presidential selection committee Ben Carson let some major cats out of the bag this weekend, assuming he’s really in the loop. According to The Washington Post ‘s Ben Terris , Carson confirmed...
Donald J. Trump had barely met Rowanne Brewer Lane when he asked her to change out of her clothes. Rowanne Brewer Lane: Former Companion: Donald was having a pool party at Mar-a-Lago. There were about 50 models and 30 men. There were girls in the pools, splashing around. For...
Hillary Clinton’s declining personal image, ongoing battle to break free of the challenge from Sen. Bernie Sanders and struggle to adapt to an anti-establishment mood among voters this year have become caution signs for her campaign and the focus of new efforts to fortify her...
The man who accused Whole Foods Market of writing a homophobic slur on a cake will drop a lawsuit against the grocery chain. “The company did nothing wrong,” Jordan Brown, a pastor of a small Austin church, said in a statement. “I was wrong to pursue this matter and use the...
Donald J. Trump plans to throw Bill Clinton ’s infidelities in Hillary Clinton ’s face on live television during the presidential debates this fall, questioning whether she enabled his behavior and sought to discredit the women involved. Mr. Trump will try to hold her...