Opinion: John Dean Wipes Out the Republican Kiddie Caucus

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Within the first few minutes of his opening statement, John Dean showed us he was ready and able to wipe out the Republican Kiddie Caucus.

How Civil Rights History Can Guide Democrats in Impeachment Decision

We need to know, and the nation’s knowing depends on Congress taking the lead, not waiting for the people's will to catch up.History shows that’s not how we realize our ideals and uphold the Constitution.

Rachel Maddow Shows How Mueller Is The Terror That Haunts Trump In The Night

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Rachel Maddow explained that all of the many battles between Trump and Congress center around the White House fear of Robert Mueller speaking about his report.

Sarah Sanders Tells Congress That They Don’t Need To See The Full Mueller Report

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Sarah Sanders told reporters that the House Democratic request for the full Mueller report and documents was absurd because Democrats don't need to see the full report.

Barr Caves And Offers Democrats More Mueller Report Access

Barr offers more Mueller report to Democrats

With a contempt vote looming, Attorney General William Barr made an offer to House Judiciary Democrats to provide slightly more access to the Mueller report.

Jerry Nadler Gives Barr Until 9 AM Monday To Turn Over Mueller Evidence Or Be Held In Contempt

House Judiciary Committee chairman Rep. Jerry Nadler has given Attorney General Barr until 9 AM Monday to turn over the full Mueller report and evidence or be held in contempt of Congress.

Opinion: Traits Consistent with Fascism Falsely Inflate Trump Support

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As Donald Trump continues his war with the rule of law that he used to say he believes in, there are signs that Republican support for him may be softening. Certainly, one can look at the increase in support for Trump and his Putin-first agenda and conclude the opposite. Smaller numbers with increased conformity to traits consistent with fascism gives the appearance of increased support for Trump. read more

Opinion: The House Must Use The Mueller Road Map To Condemn Trump

The pre-Easter weekend news dump of the Mueller report failed. We all heard AG Barr’s pre-emptive strike – a highly unusual presser where he actually trotted out the idea that being frustrated is a defense when one is suspected of conspiring with a hostile foreign power to cheat his way to victory in an election. read more

Trump backer Erik Prince’s account of Russian banker contact differs from Mueller report

By Jonathan Landay and Aram Roston

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Erik Prince, founder of the now defunct Blackwater security firm and a supporter of Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential run, appears to have misled the U.S. Congress on details of contact he had with a Russian banker in January 2017, Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report released on Thursday shows. read more

What Frederick Douglass Can Teach Us about Reading the Mueller Report

Back in February 2017 at a Black History Month event, President Donald Trump regaled his audience with his insights about famous African Americans’ contributions throughout U.S. history. He identified Frederick Douglass as “an example of somebody’s who’s done a great job and is getting recognized more and more, I notice.” read more

Why the Mueller Report is the Kitchen Table Issue of all Kitchen Table Issues

And are we foolish enough to believe Putin and the Russians care about the healthy and secure futures of American workers? Of America’s children?

Adam Schiff Just Blasted Republicans For Being A Trump Cult

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) blasted Republicans for having no independence from the president and being a Trump cult of personality.

Barr Blows Up When Asked About Spinning Mueller’s Report To Protect Trump

Attorney General Barr refused to answer questions about protecting Trump and got angry when he was asked about spinning the Mueller report for the president.

Trump’s Plan to Hide the Mueller Report Is a Failure — and a Disaster

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Last night we reported that “while Bill Barr may think his actions are protecting Donald Trump, they are only increasing the chances that Democrats will formally open an impeachment inquiry.”

This is just the latest evidence that Trump’s plan to hide the Mueller report is going bad, and in fact is turning into a disaster. read more

How Barr Is Protecting Trump By Illegally Making Up His Own Rules

On Sunday, CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin published an editorial in The New Yorker, and in it he severely rebuked Attorney General William Barr.

According to Toobin, Barr is continuing to obstruct justice by helping Donald Trump conceal special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report from Congress and from the American people. read more