The resistance within the White House

  
I think the public’s right to know, and the need to raise alarms among both Republicans and Democrats in Congress, outweighs the author’s concerns about further destabilizing Trump’s behavior.

This Is a Constitutional Crisis

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A cowardly coup from within the administration threatens to enflame the president’s paranoia and further endanger American security.


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Trump has lost control of his White House

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“The dilemma — which [Trump] does not fully grasp — is that many of the senior officials in his own administration are working diligently from within to frustrate parts of his agenda and his worst inclinations. I would know. I am one of them,” the anonymous official writes.

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The only reason we’re not in a constitutional crisis right now is that the current Congress doesn’t want to participate. But what happens if/when that changes?
John McCain has died

  
It seems a symbolic event, the candidate who championed civility and principled politics in the Republican Party, and ultimately lost, has died. And the party is now overtaken by conspiracy theories, indecency, felonious scandals, and a total indifference to fact. And it thrives.

John McCain, Arizona senator and Vietnam war hero, dies at 81

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Arizona senator and former Republican presidential nominee John S. McCain died Saturday.


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