Matt Gaetz in Trouble

On December 19 of 2017, Florida Representative Matt Gaetz was the only member of Congress to vote against an anti-human trafficking bill, the only one. https://www.orlandoweekly.com/Blogs/archives/2017/12/29/florida-rep-matt-gaetz-was-literally-the-only-person-to-vote-against-an-anti-human-trafficking-bill?media=AMP+HTML&__twitter_impression=true Today that same Republican Congressman, Matt Gaetz, is being investigated by the Justice Department. According to The New York Times the allegation is that Gaetz had a sexual relationship … Continue reading Matt Gaetz in Trouble

Grumpy Grampa’s Revenge Hell- Day II

Yesterday, December 23, day two of pardonpalooza, saw 26 more full pardons and three individual sentences that were fully or partially commuted. That followed Tuesday's warm-up exercise when Trump issued 15 pardons and five commutations. Three notable pardons on day two were Paul Manafort, Charles Kushner, and Roger Stone. Seeing Paul Manafort pardoned was particularly … Continue reading Grumpy Grampa’s Revenge Hell- Day II

Bill Barr’s Overreach of Authority

Dare I say it? After a freefall into authoritarianism, USA Today offers a light breeze to ease our fall. There may be justice yet. You probably saw yesterday’s headlines, first 1,100 former DOJ officials demanded Attorney General (not an actual General) Bill Barr step down. A few hours later the number spiked to 2,000 former … Continue reading Bill Barr’s Overreach of Authority

Trump and Barr Eliminate the Need for a Judicial Branch of Government

“At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer. If it ever reach us it must spring up amongst us; it cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen we must live through all time or … Continue reading Trump and Barr Eliminate the Need for a Judicial Branch of Government

Gillibrand… a poem

Stone set him up But before we knew She made Al quit For the Press it drew ~ The sky is blue Green grass on land 1 Al Franken > 20 Gillibrands ~ Then... in her own staff She ignored Sex harassment This is her reward ~ She lacks judgement America needs Kirsten, President Will … Continue reading Gillibrand… a poem

Cohen’s Testimony Today

This will be a day for the history books. Today is the day Trump’s former “fixer,” attorney Michael Cohen, testifies to correct statements he previously made under oath, lying on Trump's behalf. Michael Cohen has been the target of several attempts by Trump's entourage to discredit him. He discredits himself in his opening statement, but … Continue reading Cohen’s Testimony Today