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
An adviser to a Republican being recruited for a marquee congressional race in 2018 said the president’s behavior was concerning. “I’d be a fool if I said it wasn’t causing us at least a little heartburn,” this individual said. “I mean, seriously, when is this shit going to stop?”
via GOP fears Trump will take the Republican Party down with him
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
Stavvi Minòs orribilmente, e ringhia.
He fired the person investigating a real threat to election integrity, and set up a probe of an imaginary threat, Waldman said.
Source: Trump creates voter fraud panel that critics call a ‘sham’
A conservative columnist, Will broke from the Republican Party in June over candidate Donald Trump’s controversial comments about a judge with Mexican heritage, and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan’s ultimate endorsement of Trump.
via George Will joins MSNBC – POLITICO