IT’S COMING FROM INSIDE THE HOUSE
Source: Twitter Pins #ReleaseTheMemo on GOP, Not Russia
THIS COULD GET UGLY
Immigration Activists Are About to Go Off on Chuck Schumer
The Base vs. the Persuadables
Shutdown Split Shows the 2020 Tightrope Democrats Must Walk
The Democrats have two masters to serve—the true believers, and the people who keep electing the likes of Manchin and Heitkamp and Tester and McCaskill.
YEAH, ABOUT THAT
House Republicans Scoff at McConnell’s Promise to Dems
Democrats chose to reopen the government after an assurance from the Senate majority leader. That plan’s already in trouble.
Pennsylvania Latest Court to Trash a GOP Gerrymander
The House is so far to the right of American popular opinion on so many issues because elections really are rigged—not by ‘media’ or ‘elites’ but by the Republican Party.
Gang of 30
Democrats’ Bold Fold Shifts Pressure Onto Trump and GOP
Democrats freed 9 million child hostages. Republicans got a Willie Horton ad.
Dems Fold on This Shutdown, but the Next One Could Be Worse
Chuck Schumer accepted Mitch McConnell’s promise to vote on Dreamers in exchange for reopening the government. If the majority leader breaks his promise, all hell will break loose.
SEND IN THE EXPERTS
How to Really Hold the White House to Account
It’s time for newsrooms to rethink how they are questioning this president. Luckily, there’s an easy improvement they can make.
‘Middle Finger to Congress’
Is K.T. McFarland Going to Singapore? Or Mueller’s Clutches?
Sen. Corker had already kiboshed her nomination after she was caught in a Russia probe-related lie. Now Trump’s re-submitted it.