Sessions told White House that Rosenstein’s firing could prompt his departure, too

The attorney general made his position known in a recent phone call with White House counsel Donald McGahn. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Trump calls Comey a liar yet keeps citing him as a credible source

The president’s selection of what to believe and disbelieve appears to be purely self-serving, rather than evidence-based. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls

(link to post) Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Saturday, April 21, 2018 First, it was porn star Stormy Daniels. Now it’s former FBI Director James Comey who’s firing away publicly at President Trump. But Daniels and Comey aren’t faring too well from a public opinion standpoint, while the president’s job approval ratings…

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Most See Barbara Bush As Good Role Model

(link to post) Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Friday, April 20, 2018 Americans hold a solidly favorable opinion of former first lady Barbara Bush who died earlier this week, and most think she set a good example for others to follow. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that…

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Why the Authoritarian Right Is Rising By Patrick J. Buchanan

(link to post)A Commentary By Patrick J. Buchanan Related Articles Sign up for free daily updates Friday, April 20, 2018 A fortnight ago, Viktor Orban and his Fidesz Party won enough seats in the Hungarian parliament to rewrite his country’s constitution.    To progressives across the West, this was disturbing news.     For the bete noire…

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Another obstruction-y sounding comment from President Trump

Trump has reportedly told aides he hasn’t fired Rosenstein and Mueller because they aren’t targeting him personally. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Arizona lawmakers at odds over a bill that could keep a McCain successor off the ballot this year

Democrats have accused GOP leaders of playing politics with an election-related bill. Republicans say they’re overreacting. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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The Daily 202: Republican judges warn of ‘tyranny’ as they block Trump on ‘sanctuary cities’

The president gets another civics lesson on the separation of powers from a trio of GOP appointees. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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The Energy 202: Why the Trump administration wants to open ANWR to drilling so quickly

There could be a Democratic president in four years. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Razor-thin Senate majority, bloody primary fights hamstring GOP

GOP Senate primaries are devolving into costly free-fire zones, undercutting the party’s ability to hold or add to its majority in November’s midterm elections. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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