So what happens? Six years from now she tells us, sure, she may have been in a meeting, and she may have heard, by and by, that they were considering a bombing raid or something like that against Iran’s nukes, but she had absolutely no idea they were actually, like, gonna do it — in fact, they expressly told her they were not gonna to do it, only consider doing it. And look, we all know they always lie anyway. And let her assure you, she has always detested preemptive attacks — war crimes which have made us less safe and harmed our reputation in the international community. She would certainly have objected in the very strongest terms, and even moved to cut off the funding for the working group, but you see, she heard Jane Harman had written a very strong letter, and . . .
Karen Pence is a believing Christian woman. She took a part-time job at a private Christian school. And this, believe it or not, is a scandal. Don’t believe me? Her job has already merited not just one, but two critical Washington Post stories. There’s the obligatory CNN report, accompanied by a piece of ... Read More
BuzzFeed News has tonight printed perhaps the most damaging claim against Donald Trump yet, a claim that, if true (a very big "if"), produces evidence against the president that is remarkably similar to evidence used to support articles of impeachment against Bill Clinton and Richard Nixon. And while there are ... Read More
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Whatever the significance of the BuzzFeed story, it’s not that Trump is getting impeached. That was going to happen regardless. If the BuzzFeed story is true (and everyone should be cautious about that given the fate of some past Trump-Mueller bombshells) it tells us what one of the impeachment counts will be, ... Read More
A ruling issued tonight by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has torpedoed several of the abortion-rights movement’s key talking points in defense of Planned Parenthood. The case dealt with the Texas Health and Human Services Commission’s decision to terminate the state’s Medicaid provider agreements ... Read More
In a statement on the Senate floor yesterday, Mazie Hirono (D., Hawaii) doubled down on her attacks against the Catholic group the Knights of Columbus and accused her colleague Senator Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) of “embrac[ing] the alt-right position” by offering a resolution rebuking the use of unconstitutional ... Read More