Joe Manchin: “I’m here basically trying to save the nation.”
If you need me anytime today, I’ll be hiding under my desk.
Trump says we need to delay his trial because he’s busy. The Speedy Trial Act says a judge shall set a prompt trial date. We’ll get a pretty good read on Judge Aileen Cannon this afternoon. Judge? Or Toady?
Trump also says that his (mis)handling of classified documents is expressly permitted by the Presidential Records Act. In fact, such behavior is expressly forbidden by the Presidential Records Act. Why Can’t Donnie Read?
Of course we need to control and secure our borders. Yes. But the State of Texas’ inhumane treatment of migrants along the Rio Grande is not only immoral, it may be criminal. Rational people can insist on effective immigration policies while at the same time condemning human rights violations in no uncertain terms.
That “racy” ad depicting the Morality Police goals of The GOP Taliban? I’m all in. It’s accurate. It’s not over the top. The ad is not “offensive.” It’s the truth. And it is the truth in this case that is truly offensive.