Rachel Maddow Drops A Thanksgiving Impeachment Hammer On Trump

Rachel Maddow pointed out that there is a precedent for a president being impeached for talking to Justice Department officials about an investigation that involves them.

Rachel Maddow said:

Whether or not the senior justice department official should have been having all of these conversations with the president about an ongoing investigation that implicated the president’s senior staff and would soon implicate the president himself, whether or not that justice department official should have been feeding information about the investigation to the president. When the president had those conversations, when he engaged that senior justice department official to find out what was going on and to try to alter the course of what was happening with that investigation, when that happened, regardless of what you think about the justice department official involved in those discussions, when the president engaged in those discussions, the president broke the law. read more

CDC Warns Americans Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce Due To E.coli Outbreak

32 people in 11 states have been sickened by a dangerous E.coli outbreak that has the CDC warning Americans not to eat romaine lettuce.

The CDC issued the following warning:
The CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell any, until we learn more about the outbreak. This investigation is ongoing and the advice will be updated as more information is available. read more

Fox News Freaks And Blames Democrats For Trump Stock Market Crash

With Democrats set to take back power in the House, Fox News has returned to one of its favorite tricks, blaming Democrats for Republican failures.

Charles Payne said on Fox News, “I think it’s the tone. You know, the very next day the market was up. But since then, the tone of Democrats, who have declared war on President Trump, I think have been a real negative wave for the market. Particularly, I think Americans want to see legislation, not more investigations. You know, I don’t think they want to see Maxine Waters spending a whole lot of time digging up dirt on Deutsche Bank when people are trying to, you know, live their lives.” read more

Top Donors Say ‘Keep Pelosi’ In Letter to House Democrats

A group of top donors to the Democratic Party’s House campaign committee have signed a letter urging Democrats in the House of Representatives to retain current Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) as the party’s leader. These “money people” who helped Democrats take back House control are strongly backing Pelosi’s bid for Speaker of the House when Democrats take the majority in January. read more