It's Father's Day – "Happy Father's Day" to all the dads out there. I promise you, if you are the parent of a teenager, they do love you and someday they will talk to you again – closer to when they hit 20! In the meantime, to all those bewildered fathers who think their daughters
Ending the "collusion with any foreign government" in a campaign is easy. Congress should pass a one sentence law: If a foreign government contacts a political campaign or candidate in any way, it is a violation of US campaign law not to notify the FBI within 12 hours.
The Mueller Report was released, redacted, on Thursday, April 18. I've read 381 of the 448 pages. The report does reveal a sweep scope of Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential Campaign – Key first impressions: This was a sophisticated attack by the Russian state on the United States of America. The size and sweep
Congress can pass bi-partisan legislation -- to effectively bar the IRS from offering a free online tax filing system that would compete with for-profit tax preparers. Those tax preparers put $600M in campaign coffers according to NBC News. Cause and effect??
Attorney General Barr told Congress today he will publish the redacted (color coded) #MuellerReport by next week. It would be wise, if not realistic, to wait for the report's publication before casting doubt on his motives.
Congress cannot allow the executive branch to "adopt regulations" intended to insulate itself from the forceful congressional oversight the Founding Fathers enumerated in Article One of the Constitution.
Subpoenas for unredacted Mueller Report should not be necessary between Congress and Department of Justice -- consistent with previous investigations. Redactions are appropriate before public release of the Report.
The Trump Budget calls for ending Department of Education financial assistance ($18M) to Special Olympics. Has deliberate cruelty replaced "compassionate conservatism" as governing philosophy? The decision defies logic and happily a bi-partisan Congress will not go along!
Congress should await results of Mueller, Southern District of NY, etc.law enforcement investigations of Trump/Trump Administration. Redundant Congressional investigations waste money -- make voters skeptical of Congressional motives.
Since January 20,2017, the pillars of our Representative Democracy have been shaken. Congress must not allow present to become precedent either by ignoring or overreacting to Donald Trump!