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Pelosi's delay in bringing Barr's contempt vote to the House floor isn't weakness—it's a plan

Pelosi's delay in bringing Barr's contempt vote to the House floor isn't weakness—it's a plan

The House Judiciary Committee voted on a resolution to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, but Barr is not in contempt. He won’t be until that resolution is brought to the
Calls for answers over Trump administration's spying of family separation protests grow louder

Calls for answers over Trump administration's spying of family separation protests grow louder

Campaign ActionOregon U.S. Senator Ron Wyden has joined Massachusetts U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren in calling for answers over reports that the Department of Homeland Security was taking part in
Donald Trump is building the case for the 'inevitable' impeachment of Donald Trump

Donald Trump is building the case for the 'inevitable' impeachment of Donald Trump

Donald Trump has built no wall on the southern border, but he’s definitely stonewalling Congress. While Trump’s declaration that he will order his staff to disobey any subpoena, refuse to turn over
Yep, it's a constitutional crisis, Pelosi and other Democrats accept the obvious

Yep, it's a constitutional crisis, Pelosi and other Democrats accept the obvious

Campaign Action"Yes." That was House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's monosyllabic answer Thursday to a question about whether the nation was in a constitutional crisis. "The administration has decided that
Trump lies again about aid to Puerto Rico, pits Florida disaster survivors against fellow Americans

Trump lies again about aid to Puerto Rico, pits Florida disaster survivors against fellow Americans

In a rally Wednesday night in Florida, Donald Trump once again attacked Puerto Rico, once again lied about disaster funds provided to it, and pitted Florida's disaster survivors against their island
Trump chuckles and jokes over supporter's suggestion to shoot migrant families at the border

Trump chuckles and jokes over supporter's suggestion to shoot migrant families at the border

The president of the United States won’t mention our children getting shot to death in their classrooms, but he will laugh and hee-haw at shooting migrant families at the border, as he did during a
Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary have questions for Robert Mueller—60 of them

Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary have questions for Robert Mueller—60 of them

Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have sent a letter to Republican committee Chair Lindsey Graham to insist on the importance of bringing Robert Mueller before their committee. To
Team Trump's latest immigration 'plan' is dead on arrival—as are all the other 'plans,' apparently

Team Trump's latest immigration 'plan' is dead on arrival—as are all the other 'plans,' apparently

As Trump meets with hard-line Republican senators to brief them on yet another hard-line White House immigration proposal, there appear to be approximately zero members of the House or Senate still
Warren's opioid plan: Billions for treatment, criminal prosecution of the corporate profiteers

Warren's opioid plan: Billions for treatment, criminal prosecution of the corporate profiteers

Ever since Sen. Elizabeth Warren arrived in Washington, she has demonstrated what policy wonk actually looks like. From anti-corruption efforts aimed at Wall Street to child care and college tuition
Barr in contempt, Donald Trump Jr. subpoenaed, case not closed

Barr in contempt, Donald Trump Jr. subpoenaed, case not closed

On Tuesday, the Republicans unpacked their new, unified theme for everything to do with the Mueller report and the Russia investigation: “case closed.” Mitch McConnell used the term in his speech
Morning Digest: After championing 6-week abortion ban, Georgia Republican hints at swing seat bid

Morning Digest: After championing 6-week abortion ban, Georgia Republican hints at swing seat bid

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, Carolyn Fiddler, and Matt Booker, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel
Cartoon: Is Thanos just goading the Avengers into impeaching him?

Cartoon: Is Thanos just goading the Avengers into impeaching him?

JOIN Tom the Dancing Bug's Inner Hive during the MAY INNER HIVE DRIVE throughout the month of May, and you'll not only get exclusive early access to comics, extra comics, commentary, and other

Cheers and Jeers: Thursday

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE…Only >>> 9 <<< Weeks 'til Netroots NationFun fact: The Declaration of Independence was signed atop the third skyscraper from the left.63 days and
Abbreviated pundit round-up: 'Wagging the dog' on Iran?  Impeach now? Gig economy harpoons workers.

Abbreviated pundit round-up: 'Wagging the dog' on Iran? Impeach now? Gig economy harpoons workers.

The Editorial Board of The New York Times writes—What Is Donald Trump Hiding?President Trump owes the American people a fuller account of his financial dealings, including the release of his recent
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Open thread for night owls: Iran to suspend some nuclear accord commitments. (And a primaries poll)

Open thread for night owls: Iran to suspend some nuclear accord commitments. (And a primaries poll)

At The Atlantic, Ankit Panda writes—The Slow Death of the Iran Nuclear Deal:The 2015 Iran deal is dying—not with a bang, but with a series of whimpers. Known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action,
Sandra Bland recorded her arrest. Her family wants to reopen the case because of the video

Sandra Bland recorded her arrest. Her family wants to reopen the case because of the video

Sandra Bland was pulled over by police, arrested, and put in a jail cell in Texas in July 2015. Three days later, she was found dead in a jail cell. Authorities ruled that her death was a suicide,
Adam Schiff introduces constitutional amendment to upend Citizens United

Adam Schiff introduces constitutional amendment to upend Citizens United

John Roberts' Supreme Court will live in infamy for any number of decisions, but the Citizens United ruling from 2010 will probably always remain in the top five ways his court has damaged the nation.
Missouri may soon allow DACA recipients to access in-state tuition rates

Missouri may soon allow DACA recipients to access in-state tuition rates

Campaign ActionSome of Missouri’s undocumented immigrant youth may soon be eligible for in-state tuition rates. State lawmakers hashing out their new budget have reversed a rule that required
Department of Agriculture economists say Team Trump is 'retaliating' against them for their research

Department of Agriculture economists say Team Trump is 'retaliating' against them for their research

The Economic Research Service is a Department of Agriculture office tasked with doing exactly what it sounds like: researching and reporting on the status of the nation's farming and farmers. It is a