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.
U.S. Department of State/FlickrTrump and Bolton are a Terrifying and Dangerous CombinationThis odd duo is drumming us up for a catastrophic war with Iran.
The White House/YouTube Screen CaptureTrump Should Not Have Access to Nuclear Codes or State SecretsThe president is losing his grip on reality.
James Ledbetter/flickrDear Robert Mueller: Not Testifying Publicly Is an Intensely Political DecisionThe special counsel left members of Congress in charge of holding Trump accountable. Now he has ...read more