Kylie Morris

Kylie Morris is the Washington Correspondent for Channel 4 News and gives her view of life, politics and news from inside the beltway.

May 4, 2016 6 Comments

Donald Trump: prepare for a nasty and bruising contest

And so it begins. It is not Donald Trump’s overwhelming victory in Indiana last night that changes everything.  It’s the decision by Ted Cruz to bow out of the race for the Republican nomination.


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February 9, 2016 5 Comments

‘I can’t thank you enough, Mr Trump’

If Donald Trump wins the New Hampshire primary, layers of smugness will settle around him like a protective carapace.

January 21, 2016 3 Comments

No quick fix in US town where water supply is contaminated with lead

The pipes that deliver water in Flint, Michigan, are now so corroded by water from the local river, they turn clean water toxic. There’s no magic that can undo the lead exposure that’s

November 24, 2015 1 Comment

Obama and Hollande find unity on Syria

There was a time when the French were not so enamoured of the Obama administration’s policy on Syria. Now, President Hollande says “there is a new mindset”.

November 13, 2015 2 Comments

Is the US locked into a ‘forever war’?

In the summer of 2014, President Obama was trying to stick to his plan to stay out of war in the Middle East. He was the guy who brings soldiers home. That’s what he’d promised. But

August 31, 2015 6 Comments

Sanders time: why is America feeling the Bern?

Bernie Sanders, America’s answer to Jeremy Corbyn, is giving Hillary Clinton a scare in the campaign to get the Democratic nomination for next years US presidential election.

August 20, 2015 3 Comments

What Donald Trump did last night…

Donald Trump is hiring. He’s hiring himself as President of the United States and the hundreds of people crowded into the school hall in Manchester, New Hampshire as his cheerleaders.

June 17, 2015 4 Comments

Gregory Russeau: Life on death row

Gregory Russeau says he’s ready to die. He says that he is at peace, after thirteen years of waiting. On Thursday he will be executed.

June 14, 2015 2 Comments

Kwame Kwei-Armah: bringing Bob Marley to Baltimore

British director Kwame Kwei-Armah brings a new musical about Bob Marley to Baltimore, weaving the themes of revolution and protest together at a time when the city is still healing after the death

June 3, 2015 1 Comment

Chuck Blazer admits World Cup bribes

Court documents released tonight show for the first time – in his own words – the admission of guilt of one of Fifa’s former top executives to accepting bribes.