A KING OR A PRESIDENT?….Via TalkLeft, Newsweek has a fascinating inside account of the long-running battle between the executive power absolutists in the Bush Administration (Cheney, Addington, and Yoo) and those who believed in the rule of law (Comey, Goldsmith, and ? perhaps surprisingly ? Ashcroft). There’s no simple takeaway, but it’s worth reading.
Gilalo Com/FlickrMitch McConnell Demonstrates His Contempt for DemocracyReforms to campaign finance, ethics and voting rights threaten his hold on power.
The White House/FlickrCongress Can't Let a President Suborn Congressional PerjuryIf Trump told his lawyer to lie to Congress then Congress will have to impeach him.