Why It Doesn’t Matter If ‘Collusion’ Is A Federal Crime

The excuse you knew was coming is finally here. After months of arguing there was no collusion with the Russians, President Donald Trump and his allies have now added a new defense: Even if there… Read More

Rod Rosenstein Isn’t Going to be Impeached by the House

Deputy Attorney #General Rod Rosenstein has many reasons to be concerned about his job security, but the articles of impeachment filed against him late Wednesday are probably not one. The documents were filed by Mark… Read More

Biographer David Cay Johnston reveals that Russia has amassed a 30-year trove of compromising dirt on Trump

Donald Trump has been a shady businessman who was entangled with Russians for 30 years, Pulitzer-winning journalist David Cay Johnston said on CNN Tuesday. Johnston has been following Trump’s financial dealings for many years, and… Read More

We’re Living a Constitutional Crisis

by Robert Reich I keep hearing that if Trump fires Mueller, we’ll face a “constitutional crisis.” Or if Mueller subpoenas Trump to testify and Trump defies the subpoena, it’s a “constitutional crisis”. Or if Mueller… Read More

‘Very much counter to the plan’: Trump defies advisers in embrace of Putin

Administration officials had hoped that maybe, just maybe, Monday’s summit between President Trump and Russian President Vladmir Putin would end differently — without a freewheeling 46-minute news conference in which Trump attacked his own FBI… Read More