Corrine Brown, a former U.S. representative from Jacksonville, Florida, was convicted today of 18 felony counts related to a phony charity she and her chief of staff established purporting to provide scholarships to underprivileged students.
The full scope of Donald Trump’s basic corruption, not just as a politician but as a person who interacts with other people, really zooms into terrifying focus not via his decades-long history of stiffing contractors, or the wild, schizophrenic swings in his politics or appraisals of associates, but in the blinking,…
After days of letting flop-sweaty surrogates float various increasingly unlikely alternate justifications, President Trump went ahead and just straight up told Lester Holt he fired James Comey because he didn’t like the FBI’s ongoing Russia investigation.
Rod Rosenstein, Fall Guy and/or Man Who Doesn't Understand the Word "Recommendation," Invited to Brief Senate
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has been invited to brief the Senate on, hmm, whether he intended to recommend the firing of FBI Director James Comey when he wrote the following paragraph: