“It’s an insult to real whistleblowers to use the term with the Ukrainegate protagonist.”
The cure for the Cheney-Paul blues?
“Boucher’s sentence was substantively unreasonable…”
“Boucher pleaded guilty in March 2018 to one felony charge of assaulting a member of Congress…”
“Maybe after she’s visited Somalia for a while, she might come back and appreciate America more.”
Peace in our time?
The first rule of First Veto Club is …
Smoke signals, but no fire
“I had the pain of a thousand knives.”
“We have been dishonorable.”
“I really worry that somebody is going to be killed…”
“I believe he will carefully adhere to the Constitution and will take his job to protect individual liberty seriously.”
“This is crazy hatred of the president!”
“I lost my temper and I did not behave well, and I was wrong.”
“They’re not showing courage in doing what they know is right.”
“The timing of its release devalues this document.”
Trump twisting Rand Paul’s arm?
“The [FBI’s] non-answer specifically really is an answer, and [it] says they can search our databases.”
“This is a Great Dane-sized whiz down the leg of every taxpayer in America.”
“All of the apocalyptic warnings I grew up hearing have yet to happen.”
“Boucher had previously been charged with a misdemeanor in a county court and had pleaded not guilty.”
Rules? Who needs rules?
Up next: a filibuster?
“There’s not 51 votes to dismiss it before the managers get to call the case.”
“significant enough to have shifted the document’s meaning…”
“It is certainly not how the executive, current or in the future, should handle such a call.”