Josh Marshall breaks down the Kushner excuses

Naive? Nope. Fear of Obama snooping? Please. Syria? Come on.

There’s simply no innocent explanation for that. Not naivete, no fear of Obama snooping, not plausible deniability. The only explanation for that level of secrecy and security, that level of collaboration with an adversary foreign power is that they were doing something wrong, something that had to stay secret. What it was I don’t know. It wasn’t innocent.

via Sorry. On Kushner, There’s No Innocent Explanation – Talking Points Memo

Let’s keep our eye on the ball.

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People have been saying for months that establishment Republicans had decided that they’d let Trump do almost literally anything as long as he agreed to sign a big tax cut and help repeal Obamacare. And now McConnell, faced with the ultimate consequence of this moral desertion, is happy to say it out loud.

via McConnell Makes It Plain – Talking Points Memo