The House outlook
The House of Representatives is in recess until next Tuesday. When members return, they are expected to pass a continuing resolution to fund the government — including every progressive priority that they’ve campaigned against for years. 111 more words
‘Really bad things were happening’: Trump suggests his declassifying Russia documents will expose FBI wrongdoing
Matt Zapotosky and Devlin Barret report in the Washington Post:
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President Trump on Tuesday repeated a specious claim that the FBI spied on his campaign and suggested that his decision to declassify documents from the probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election would reveal misconduct by federal law enforcement.
Brett Kavanaugh, And With Mid-Terms Looming, Some Facts On Illegal Alien Crime, And 231 Years *Open Thread*
There is a ton going on right now, especially with the Kavanaugh confirmation since a woman, Christine Blasey Ford, came out with a claim of sexual assault by Kavanaugh at a time she can’t pinpoint or a location she can’t pinpoint, either. 1,182 more words