POLITICO Playbook: OPRAH for president?

T.V. TONIGHT — NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME — ALABAMA vs. GEORGIA. 8 p.m. on ESPN. Alabama is a 3.5-point favorite. — A NOTE ABOUT THE GAME: Don’t expect any drama around the national anthem. A source close to college football world tells us that...

POLITICO Playbook: TRUMP to lunch with RICK SCOTT

WELCOME TO THE DOORSTEP OF 2018 — @realDonaldTrump at 8:36 a.m.: “Why would smart voters want to put Democrats in Congress in 2018 Election when their policies will totally kill the great wealth created during the months since the Election. People are much...

POLITICO Playbook: NYT on TRUMP vs. the FBI

GOOD MORNING, MR. PRESIDENT — PALM BEACH POST FRONT PAGE: The president greeting a crowd at Palm Beach International Airport. Featured prominently in the shot: someone holding a sign that says I love President Trump. HEADLINE: “Tax bill signed, Trump returns to...

POLITICO Playbook: TAX REFORM about to head to White House

Happy Wednesday. 51-48 in the midnight hour: The Senate cleared the tax bill, which now heads back to the House for a final vote, after a procedural hiccup forced last-minute changes to the legislation. THE NEW TAX BILL JOKE — The bill so nice they’ll vote on it...