Has there ever been a day with as many big stories as yesterday?

Compelling stories kept breaking from dawn to dusk yesterday, Thursday, April 26, 2018, and the analysis on cable news and online continued well into the night. Before dawn Thursday morning on the West Coast, it was learned that Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., the White House physician who had been nominated to head the Veterans Administration, had withdrawn his name from consideration for the job in the face of withering opposition from leading congressional Democrats.  Earlier, it had appeared that his going forward and seeking confirmation would occasion a political battle royale. Fox & Friends hosts Steve Doocy, Ainsley Earhardt, and Brian Kilmeade welcome President Donald Trump, April 26, 2018.  Screenshot by Peter Barry Chowka. Less than a half-hour after that news broke, President Donald Trump, who had nominated and championed Dr. Jackson for the top job at the V.A., appeared live by telephone for a free-wheeling, half-hour,...(Read Full Post)