The media moderators of Democratic presidential debates need to steer the discussion in that direction – toward a discussion that demands a demonstrated, comprehensive command of the serious threats to American national security and economic security. The moderators must seek concrete responses to these macro-level challenges from each aspirant rather than allowing candidates to "skate by" with disconnected 60-second micro-level, tactical plans.
To the 535 Members of Congress: In the face of an impending genocide, impending ethnic cleansing of Syrian Kurds -- green lighted by the White House, thoughts and prayers are totally inadequate. DO SOMETHING! #Kurds #Congress #Sanctions
To the 535 Members of Congress: In the face of an impending genocide, impending ethnic cleansing of Syrian Kurds -- green lighted by the White House, thoughts and prayers are totally inadequate. DO SOMETHING! Stand with the rest of the rules-based world, our NATO and SEATO allies, and sanction Turkey into immediate withdrawal. Our allies
Are you surprised that Democrats in Congress are not at Defcon One over President Trump's theft of the $3.6B Pentagon funds to build the magical, mythical southern border wall? Don't be. It's a precedent they hope to use in 2021!
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.