The Great Debate

from Breakingviews:

Cox: Bloomberg’s White House hurdle is Wall Street

February 4, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Why ‘sincere’ isn’t a real qualification for office

By Bill Schneider
October 13, 2015
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens to a question at a campaign event in Davenport, Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens to a question at a campaign event in Davenport, Iowa, October 6, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young

from Breakingviews:

President Bernie Sanders would dig an $8 trillion hole

October 12, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Rob Cox: Donald Trump’s bankrupt character

September 24, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

The pope, Bernie Sanders and Jeremy Corbyn walk into a bar…

September 15, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Donald Trump is a superhero – but not in a good way

By Neal Gabler
July 27, 2015
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump attends the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa, July 18, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young

from Hugo Dixon:

Likely scenarios after Greece’s ‘No’ vote on debt deal

By Hugo Dixon
July 5, 2015

An anti-austerity 'No' voter waves a flag with the name of Prime Minister Tsipras as he celebrate the results of the first exit polls in Athens

An anti-austerity 'No' voter waves a flag with the name of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as he celebrate the results of the first exit polls in Athens, Greece, July 5, 2015. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

from Hugo Dixon:

How a Greek debt deal could work

By Hugo Dixon
June 15, 2015

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Athens has struggled to get its euro zone creditors to talk about debt relief. That is because it is not the most urgent issue facing Greece. A short-term cash crunch could trigger bankruptcy in the next few weeks. But if the negotiators resolve the immediate crisis – and the omens don’t look good - debt relief should come onto the table.

from Hugo Dixon:

Greece seemingly has no Plan A or Plan B on debt

By Hugo Dixon
May 11, 2015

Greek Finance Minister Varoufakis arrives on a motorbike at Maximos Mansion to attend a governmental meeting with Prime Minister Tsipras in Athens

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis arrives on a motorbike at Maximos Mansion to attend a governmental meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in Athens May 10 2015. REUTERS/Kostas Tsironis

from Breakingviews:

EU migration policy is economically short-sighted

By Edward Hadas
April 20, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.