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Mueller Statement Shows Congress Must Act

One of the most overused phrases over the last year and a half is “no one knows what Robert Mueller knows”. Similarly, no one knows what Robert Mueller is thinking. After radio silence on...

Why Isn’t This Mass Killer In Jail?

The opioid epidemic is without doubt the greatest health emergency of the 21st century in this country. That epidemic was largely created by the greed of Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, the oligopoly...

Rudy May Have Just Made Mueller’s Job Far Easier

Rudy Giuliani’s interview with Chris Cuomo last night probably made Robert Mueller’s job a lot easier. Giuliani basically admitted that the Trump campaign actually did collude with the Russians, but claimed that Trump himself...

Barring Disaster

Yesterday’s confirmation hearing for Attorney General nominee William Barr was the usual kabuki theatre in which Barr spouted some general platitudes that were meant to assuage concerns and evaded answering any really tough questions....