THE BIG IDEA: The top three Republicans in Abode administering anniversary rebuked Rep. Steve King on Thursday afterwards the Iowa Republican wondered aloud how the acceding “white nationalist” and “white supremacist” became “offensive” during an anniversary with the New York Times.
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“Steve’s accent is reckless, amiss and has no abode in our society,” Abode Boyhood Baton Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said. “Everything about white supremacy and white bellicism goes adjoin who we are as a nation.”
House Boyhood Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) said it was “offensive to try to legitimize those terms.” He accustomed King for arising a anniversary afterwards the adventure arise that said, “I adios those labels and the angry credo that they define.”
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), who aloof became No. 3 in GOP administering by acceptable the chase for appointment chair, tweeted: “These comments are abhorrent and racist and should accept no abode in our civic discourse.”
“Both McCarthy and Scalise were bashful in October aback asked for animadversion on damaging animadversion King had fabricated then,” Felicia Sonmez notes. “At the time, Rep. Steve Stivers (R-Ohio), afresh the administrator of the Civic Republican Aldermanic Committee, was the alone accessory of Abode GOP administering to admonishment King.”
— “Mr. King, in the interview, said he was not a racist,” Cruise Gabriel letters in the Times. “He acicular to his Twitter timeline assuming him greeting Iowans of all contest and religions in his Washington office. (The aforementioned appointment already displayed a Confederate banderole on his desk.) At the aforementioned time, he said, he supports immigrants who admission the country accurately and absolutely digest because what affairs added than chase is ‘the ability of America’ based on belief brought to the United States by whites from Europe. ‘White nationalist, white supremacist, Western acculturation — how did that accent become offensive?’ Mr. King said. ‘Why did I sit in classes teaching me about the affirmation of our history and our civilization?’ …
“Last week, as the new Congress was affidavit in, Mr. King sat on his ancillary of a alcove acutely delineated by demographics,” the adventure concludes. “The Democratic majority included almanac numbers of African-Americans and women, including the aboriginal Native American and the aboriginal Muslim women. Mr. King’s ancillary was mostly bodies who attending like him. ‘You could attending over there and anticipate the Democratic Affair is no country for white men,’ he said.”
— King is not some accidental backbencher. In the best contempo Congress, he chaired the Abode Judiciary Committee’s acclaimed Constitution subcommittee. Added than that, though, the Times adventure lays out King’s admission on Admiral Trump and his role in bringing the agitation over a bound bank into the mainstream.
“Mr. Trump’s captivation with the bank and anti-immigrant backroom reflects how he has accustomed the once-fringe angle of Mr. King,” Cruise writes. “Mr. King may accept been abandoned by some Republicans over his racist animadversion and agitator ties, but as abounding of the nation debates immigration, his angle now backpack abounding admission on the right. … Aboriginal in Mr. Trump’s term, the admiral arrive Mr. King … to the Oval Office. There, the admiral boasted of accepting aloft added money for the congressman’s campaigns than anyone else, including during a 2014 Iowa visit, Mr. King recalled in an anniversary with The Times. ‘Yes, Mr. President,’ Mr. King replied. ‘But I market-tested your clearing action for 14 years, and that care to be anniversary something.’”
— Indeed, King has a connected history of authoritative anarchic comments accompanying to clearing that predates the Trump era. “In the fall, he accurate abutment for Faith Goldy, an bootless Toronto mayoral applicant who has answer the bottomless angle that a ‘white genocide’ is underway,” Isaac Stanley-Becker notes. “Shortly thereafter, letters alike that King had met in August with associates of an Austrian political affair founded by aloft Nazis, during a cruise adjourned by a accumulation that promotes acquaintance of the Holocaust.”
He’s commonly questioned the bulk of nonwhite diversity. “I’d ask you to go aback through history and bulk out, area are these contributions that accept been fabricated by these added categories of bodies that you’re talking about,” he told Esquire in 2016. “Where did any added subgroup of bodies accord added to civilization?”
In 2013, he told Newsmax that for every immigrant in the country illegally who becomes valedictorian, there are “another 100 out there that — they counterbalance 130 pounds, and they’ve got beasts the admeasurement of cantaloupes because they’re carriage 75 pounds of marijuana above the desert.”
The Weekly Standard arise in November that King jokingly referred to Mexican immigrants as “dirt” while affable with supporters afore a advance event. Aback King denied it, the bourgeois anniversary arise audio that backed up its reporting. Aback the advertisement was shuttered a few weeks afterwards for affidavit that had annihilation to do with the piece, King acclaimed its demise.
— During a Daily 202 Live anniversary aftermost June, Scalise ripped Rep. Maxine Amnion (D-Calif.) for her damaging comments about adjoin Trump’s aides but demurred aback I apprenticed him about King retweeting a self-professed “Nazi sympathizer” and afresh abnegation to annul it. “I haven’t apparent the tweet,” Scalise said, admitting it actuality in the anniversary for several days. “I accept not apparent the tweet, and you know, maybe we’ll go booty a attending at it and allocution to Steve and see what’s action on there.”
As the chat confused to added issues, Scalise circled aback to say that it’s important to adjudge Nazi sympathizers but chock-full abbreviate of chastising King. “We charge to be actual articulate about accusatory that affectionate of viewpoint, because there are still bodies out there that try to go beneath the apocryphal consequence that the Holocaust didn’t exist,” he said. “I beggarly bodies say that, and it’s wrong.”
— In accession to the actuality of King’s comments, there are eight added factors that ability explain why Republican leaders are added accommodating to about breach with him than they accept been in the past:
1. The midterms showed King could be defeated. He won his ninth appellation in November by alone three allotment points, alike admitting Trump had agitated the commune by 27 credibility in 2016. That was afterwards civic Democrats advance any assets to abutment Democrat J.D. Scholten, a aloft independent-league baseball player.
During the countdown to the midterms, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds (R) beneath to abolish King as the co-chair of her advance for a abounding term. “I can’t be captivated amenable for everyone’s comments,” she told reporters, abacus that she “strongly disagreed with the comments that he’s made.”
This week, Reynolds arise that she will not endorse King in 2020. “The aftermost acclamation was a wake-up alarm – for it to be that close,” she told the Des Moines NBC accessory WHO on Wednesday. “That indicates that it does accessible the aperture for added individuals to booty a attending at that. … I will break out of the primary. I’m not action to counterbalance in.”
2. King now faces a aboveboard primary challenger, which he has not in the past. On Wednesday, Iowa accompaniment Sen. Randy Feenstra (R) – an abettor majority baton and administrator of the Means and Means Lath – arise that he will booty on King for the GOP nomination. Feenstra argued that he can be added able at advancing the Trump agenda. “Today, Iowa’s 4th Commune doesn’t accept a articulation in Washington, because our accustomed representative’s abrasive attributes has larboard us afterwards a bank at the table,” he said in a statement. “We don’t charge any added sideshows or distractions.”
Last night, Feenstra accustomed to accession money off King’s latest comments, which he declared as “another embarrassment”:
King’s son, who manages his campaigns, responded to Feenstra’s advertisement by highlighting Trump’s antecedent endorsement of King as “the world’s best bourgeois animal being.”
A added Republican, Army adept Bret Richards, additionally arise that he will run this week. “I’m audition there may be at atomic one added GOP amateur who hasn’t yet arise as well,” said Kathie Obradovich, the assessment editor at the Des Moines Register.
3. Forcefully accusatory King now could dissuade him from gluttonous a 10th term. Strategists in both parties accede that the allowance of the GOP captivation the northwest Iowa bank go up badly if he doesn’t run again.
Notably, the new administrator of the NRCC, Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minn.), beneath to say Thursday whether the affair will aback the bounden in 2020. “It’s too aboriginal to anticipate about campaigns, I beggarly that’s two years away,” Emmer told the Hill, arguing that the lath does not about “play in primaries.” Apropos the Times story, the administrator said: “I disagree with the statements as they’ve been characterized, as I accept them, and it’s not helpful.”
4. Iowa will be a battlefield afresh in 2020 for president, Senate and Abode – and King could be a annoyance on the blow of the GOP ticket.
Democrats best up two of Iowa’s four Abode seats in November, and Republicans affiance to ambition both of them afresh abutting year. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) is additionally gluttonous a added term, and she is advised one of the three or four best accessible GOP incumbents in the country. Ernst’s columnist appointment did not acknowledge to my address for animadversion bygone on whether she still backs King afterwards his comments to the Times.
Veteran Iowa political announcer David Yepsen thinks Scholten’s affairs of actuality able to exhausted Ernst in the Senate chase are college than assault anyone but King in the Fourth District. “Arguably beneath of a connected shot,” he acquaint on Twitter. Interestingly, Scholten retweeted that.
5. Republican presidential aspirants accept been afraid to cantankerous King in the accomplished because he commands a loyal afterwards amidst the adherent grass-roots activists who arise low-turnout caucuses in outsize numbers, but there’s no nominating action to anguish about in 2020. At atomic appropriate now.
6. Because they now ascendancy the majority, Abode Democrats can force Republicans to booty a position on King. Several Democrats, led by Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), are calling on administering to bound booty up a resolution that would formally admonishment King for his comments. It could canyon with a simple majority. It would force every Republican to booty an on-the-record position about their colleague. Ryan’s agents is drafting a admonishment resolution for him to introduce.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) accurate absorption in the effort, per Politico.
Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.), who was built-in in Iowa and has been testing the amnion for a abeyant long-shot bid to win the Democratic presidential nomination, additionally bedeviled on the issue.
Some rank-and-file Republicans arise accessible to a vote for censure. Rep. Paul Mitchell (R-Mich.), for example, accursed King’s comments to the Times. “The embrace of these acceding and philosophies are fundamentally amiss and abhorrent and accept no abode in Congress, our nation, or anywhere,” he tweeted.
Another Michigan Republican, Rep. Justin Amash, added: “This is an embrace of racism, and it has no abode in Congress or anywhere.”
Suggesting that he recognizes the basal political dynamics accept shifted, King articulate beneath aggressive and antagonistic bygone than he has during antecedent firestorms. In accession to a anniversary release, he gave a sit-down anniversary to NBC News. “I adios white nationalism. I adios white supremacy. It’s not allotment of any of my ideology,” he said in his Capitol Hill office. “I adios anyone who carries that ideology.”
7. The donor association and the business apple accept angry on King. Accumulated America, which has connected been added admiring of clearing than added elements of the GOP coalition, has become added activist in the Trump era beneath burden from advisers and customers. During the home amplitude afore the midterms, several accumulated PACs pulled abutment for King. Amidst them: the chipmaker Intel, pet-food-maker Purina, the dairy Acreage O’Lakes and the ham producers at Smithfield.
8. Bourgeois anticipation leaders are accessible to address King out of the movement. The archetypal is William F. Buckley’s allegorical cause adjoin Robert Welch and the John Birch Association in the pages of Civic Review. Rich Lowry, now the editor of NR, alleged King’s comments bygone “simply contemptible.”
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Stephen Hayes, who as editor in arch of the Weekly Standard fabricated the alarm to advertisement the audio of King badinage about immigrants as “dirt,” said yesterday: “What sane, anxious bourgeois would accept to abide in a affair home to such an unapologetic bigot?”
Conservative auger Ben Shapiro, the editor in arch of the Daily Wire, who about appeared with King aftermost March, bankrupt with him bygone and apprenticed followers to accord to Feenstra. In March 2017, aback King tweeted that “we can’t restore our acculturation with somebody else’s babies,” Shapiro rallied to his defense. “The abysmal admiration to acrylic Republicans as racists rather than defenders of Western cultural advanced leads the media to lie,” he wrote. But Shapiro adapted that column bygone to say he now realizes that he “gave far too acceptable an estimation of King’s words.”
The controlling agent of Shapiro’s actualization on the Daily Wire acquaint his own mea culpa:
— The anti-tax Club for Growth additionally appropriate that it ability endorse King’s primary opponent, citation his alienation on the budgetary issues the accumulation cares about most:
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— The U.S. aggressive arise it has started removing troops from Syria. Louisa Loveluck reports: “U.S. armament accept ‘begun the action of our advised abandonment from Syria,’ a agent for the U.S.-led amalgamation adjoin the Islamic Accompaniment said. ‘Out of affair for operational security, we will not altercate specific timelines, locations or troop movements.’ … The Syrian Observatory for Animal Rights, a Britain-based ecology group, said sources in Syria’s northeastern arena of Hasakah arise the abandonment of about 10 armored cartage from a aggressive abject in the boondocks of Rmelan backward Thursday. … Adopted allies, including the Kurdish-led force that has spearheaded Washington’s action adjoin the Islamic State, say they had not accustomed admonishing about the abandonment announcement, and administering admiral initially offered differing timetables for its completion.”
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Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl knew of animal delinquency allegations adjoin ex-cardinal Theodore McCarrick and arise them to the Vatican in 2004, admitting assuming himself aback aftermost summer as blind of any complaints surrounding McCarrick. (Michelle Boorstein)
Jayme Closs was activate animate in Wisconsin three months afterwards she was kidnapped from the home area her parents were murdered. A woman walking her dog accustomed the babe afterwards she fled her captor, and the brace accustomed admonition from the abutting house. Brand will authority a anniversary appointment this morning to explain added about her rescue. (Isaac Stanley-Becker)
New assay activate the world’s oceans are heating up far added bound than advanced thought. The analysis, arise in the anniversary Science, shows that oceans are abating 40 percent faster on boilerplate than a U.N. console estimated in 2014. (New York Times)
Lawmakers paid accolade to Column accidental columnist Jamal Khashoggi at the Capitol. The accident apparent 100 canicule aback the agitator announcer was murdered at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. (Paul Kane)
Myanmar alone the address of two Reuters journalists who were confined aftermost year while advertisement on abandon adjoin the country’s Rohingya minority. Animal rights groups and media watchdogs reacted with abuse afterwards Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were bedevilled to seven years in bastille for actionable Myanmar’s colonial-era accompaniment secrets law. (Cape Diamond and Timothy McLaughlin)
China is arise bottomward on the country’s Twitter users, alike admitting the amusing media belvedere is blocked there. Brand are added analytic and detaining those who use Twitter as Admiral Xi Jinping escalates his advance to asphyxiate China’s Internet activity. (New York Times)
British brand are advising shops to beef up aegis in the accident of a no-deal Brexit. If the United Kingdom avalanche out of the European Union afterwards an agreement, fears about shortages of aliment and added appurtenances could actualize massive crowds and exhausted retailers. (Politico)
An advance to accomplishment 15 miners trapped in India is attractive added bleak. It has been about a ages aback baptize abounding the “rat hole” abundance and trapped the men, and fleet defined accept been clumsy to analyze the mine’s tunnels because of the abyss of the water. (Joanna Slater and Sannio Siangshai)
Louisiana became the aboriginal accompaniment to move advanced with the “Netflix model” of advantageous for hepatitis C treatments. The plan would acquiesce Louisiana to pay a cable fee to a biologic aggregation rather than advantageous for alone prescriptions, which could badly admission the cardinal of bodies who accept admission to the drug. (Carolyn Y. Johnson)
Conservative megadonor Robert Mercer’s cachet as a advance agent sheriff in Yuma County, Colo., was revoked. Sheriff Chad Day submitted affidavit for the abolishment on Day’s aftermost day in appointment afterwards he absent his reelection bid, in allotment because of blowback over Mercer’s acquirement of a barter for the sheriff’s official use. (Bloomberg News)
— The White Abode continues laying the accomplishments to acknowledge a civic emergency to get money for the bound wall, possibly by borer adversity abatement funds. Erica Werner, Josh Dawsey, Mike DeBonis and Seung Min Kim report: “The administering is eyeing bare money in the Army Corps of Engineers budget, accurately a adversity spending bill anesthetized by Congress aftermost year that includes $13.9 billion allocated but not spent for civilian works projects, two bodies with ability of the developments said Thursday. Trump has apprenticed the Army Corps to actuate how fast affairs could be active and whether architecture could activate aural 45 days, according to one of the bodies who batten on the action of anonymity to alarm the preparations. The anniversary includes dozens of flood ascendancy projects in areas afflicted by contempo accustomed disasters, including the Texas bank inundated by Blow Harvey and genitalia of Puerto Rico aged by Blow Maria. The aggressive architecture anniversary is additionally actuality looked at as a abeyant antecedent for unspent funds, with billions added potentially accessible there.
“Some 800,000 federal workers are about to absence their aboriginal paychecks aback the abeyance began Dec. 22, and problems afflictive shuttered civic parks, aliment analysis processes and added federal casework are multiplying. The Senate absolutely anesthetized legislation Thursday that would agreement aback pay to furloughed federal workers already the abeyance ends, although bags of government contractors who accept been furloughed may never compensate their losses. [Trump] common Thursday that he may acknowledge a civic emergency if Democrats don’t accord him what he wants. ‘Now if we don’t accomplish a accord with Congress, best acceptable I will do that,’ Trump said to Fox Anniversary host Sean Hannity about an emergency acknowledgment in an anniversary that aired Thursday night. … At the aforementioned time, Abode Democrats apprenticed advanced with their action of casual alone spending bills to reopen portions of the federal government that accept been bankrupt in the shutdown.”
But some Democrats, while about vowing to action an emergency acknowledgment through the courts, see a argent lining to the abeyant move: “One Democratic abettor alleged an emergency acknowledgment an ‘elegant way out of this mess’ — one that would acquiesce Trump and Republicans to acknowledge to their best animated supporters that they had taken Democrats to the brink, while Democrats would bound move to tie up any architecture in the courts. The Abode and Senate could move bound to canyon a bill to reopen the government, predicated on assurances from Trump that he would assurance the legislation. … Abounding Democrats additionally say that an emergency acknowledgment would anniversary them politically by accumulation their affair while agreeable Republicans, creating anxiety amidst some conservatives who accept bidding ache with a admiral sidestepping Congress in a way they ability see as agnate to how Admiral Barack Obama baffled Congress on immigration.”
A abstracted accomplishment amidst a accumulation of Republican senators to ability a accommodation that could reopen the government concluded in failure: “These deal-minded Senate Republicans had shuttled Thursday morning amidst affairs with [Mitch McConnell] and Carnality Admiral Pence, batting about a angle that would accommodate Trump’s adapted $5.7 billion in bank funding, and a renewable, three-year cachet for assertive immigrants brought illegally to the country as children, alternating with added provisions. But by midafternoon Thursday, Pence caked algid baptize on the idea, cogent reporters at the Capitol that Trump capital to adjournment on aggravating to accomplish a accord for ‘dreamers’ until the Supreme Cloister had disqualified on [DACA]. [Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.)] was dejected afterwards about area things stood, adage he has ‘never been added depressed about affective advanced than appropriate now.’ Not connected afterwards that he issued his anniversary abetment a civic emergency declaration.”
— Jared Kushner has been advancement Trump not to affair an emergency declaration. The Bank Street Journal’s Michael C. Bender, Kristina Peterson and Peter Nicholas report: “Declaring a civic emergency, an advantage Mr. Trump has been aptitude toward, shouldn’t be acclimated to try to win a messaging war adjoin Democrats adjoin to a wall, Mr. Kushner said in a contempo Oval Appointment meeting, [White House] admiral said. Instead, Mr. Kushner argued an emergency should be invoked alone if it creates a bright aisle for the White Abode to body the wall, the key affair in the collision amidst Mr. Trump and aldermanic Democrats that has led to the shutdown. ‘Let’s stop accomplishing things aloof to do them,’ Mr. Kushner said, according to admiral accustomed with the meeting.”
— The White Abode is operating with beneath than bisected of its full-time agents as Trump address in on his clearing demands. The New York Times’s Katie Rogers reports: “The White Abode has chock-full advantageous its baptize bill. Desks of some furloughed employees, whose job can accommodate such drudgeries as allowance their administering appointment the archetype machine, sit abandoned in the West Wing. … But assorted administering admiral accept fatigued this anniversary that admitting the shutdown, it is still business as usual. … Still, while Trump administering admiral accent the normality, others who accept endured diffuse shutdowns warned of the broader furnishings on the White Abode staff, including an assured arrest in accomplishing important action decisions with beneath workers.”
— Trump’s team is additionally gluttonous to resume added adjourned federal services, sparking accretion complaints of controlling overreach. Damian Paletta reports: “The message, conveyed during a appointment alarm amidst top admiral at the White Abode Appointment of Management and Anniversary and federal agencies, is allotment of a broader accomplishment to accumulate ample genitalia of the federal government active while [Trump] address in for a diffuse action over a bound wall. … The accelerated and in abounding cases aberrant ambit of OMB’s directives has prompted criticism from Democrats and some Republicans that the White Abode is angle the rules to accommodate political fallout. … Keeping basal functions of government complete during the abeyance has additionally taken the administering into alien accustomed territory, abandoning precedents as it searches for means to armamentarium efforts for which Congress has not appointed any money.”
— Architecture of the bank could activate added accustomed fights over the government attempting to appropriate clandestine acreage through eminent domain. Katie Zezima and Mark Berman report: “Previous eminent area attempts alternating the Texas bound accept led to added than a decade of cloister battles, some of which date to George W. Bush’s administering and accept yet to be resolved. Abounding landowners … are vowing to action anew. … The Texas Civilian Rights Project is now aggravating to let bodies apperceive that they are not appropriate to assurance over admission to their land. They are action door-to-door in some neighborhoods, absolution bodies apperceive their rights, and they are active agenda ads and spots on bounded radio stations.”
— Visiting the border, Trump dubiously insisted that Mexico would still eventually pay for his wall. Philip Rucker and Felicia Sonmez report: “At a U.S. Bound Patrol station, area he abounding a roundtable on clearing and bound security, Trump … maintained [it] would eventually be paid for by Mexico ‘many, abounding times over’ through a new barter accord that has yet to be ratified by Congress. ‘I didn’t mean, “Please address me a check,”’ Trump said of his oft-made affirmation that Mexico would pay for the wall. During the 2016 campaign, Trump’s advance beatific The Washington Column a advertisement anniversary its plan for Mexico to accomplish ‘a ancient acquittal of $5-10 billion’ to pay for the bound wall. Alike if accustomed by Congress, the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada barter accord would not necessarily accord added money to federal coffers, as countries do not ‘lose’ money on barter deficits.”
— “The adventure illustrates how [Trump’s] accustomed appliance of falsehoods, exaggerations and lies in anniversary of political action has arise aback to bake him,” David Nakamura explains. “He did say [Mexico would anon pay for the wall] — at atomic 212 times during his advance and dozens added aback he took office. … And now during the shutdown, the White Abode is analytic far and advanced for abeyant pots of money it can tap … ‘The adventure keeps alteration by the day — like everything,’ said Cecilia Muñoz, a carnality admiral at New America, a advanced anticipate tank, who served as a White Abode calm action adviser beneath [Obama]. Of Trump’s aboriginal plan for allotment the wall, she added: ‘They had no alluvial abstraction how they would get Mexico to do that, so they came up with an abstraction to try to canyon the beam test, which they didn’t do.’”
— “When [Trump] headed to one of the busiest areas alternating the Texas-Mexico bound Thursday morning, he was dressed for a accustomed disaster,” actualization analyzer Robin Givhan writes. “He was appointed for a roundtable altercation about clearing and bound aegis in McAllen, Tex., and a aegis conference at the Rio Grande. Yet there was no wildfire, convulsion or rogue blow address bottomward on either of these places. Frankly, the acclimate letters looked adequately pleasant. The arena was not shifting. But no matter. The point was not whether there was broiled bits to cross or water-soaked sofas and mattresses about which to maneuver. The clothes were a allegorical curl to accentuate the message: The bound itself is the disaster.”
THE HUMAN TOLL:
— Some government advisers accept started affairs domiciliary items online to admonition accomplish ends meet. Taylor Telford reports: “A federal artisan in Morgantown, W.Va., took to Facebook this anniversary to advertise adjustment tools, larboard abaft by his asleep father-in-law. Another, a die-hard Brilliant Wars fan in Woodbridge, Va., did the aforementioned with a life-size replica of Kylo Ren’s lightsaber. A distinct ancestor in Indiana hosted a auction on eBay with bristles pages of things activate about the house, including Bibles, Nintendo bedsheets and Dr. Seuss neckties. ‘Sells for $93.88 at Walmart. Asking $10,’ a government artisan wrote on a Craigslist ad for a Lulu Ladybug agitation chair. ‘We charge money to pay bills.’”
— The FBI Agents Association warned that today’s absent paycheck could affect aegis clearances of their members. Devlin Barrett, Tom Jackman and Nick Miroff report: “In a letter to the White Abode and lawmakers, FBIAA leaders wrote that their agents ‘are accountable to aerial aegis standards that accommodate accurate and accustomed banking accomplishments checks. . . . Missing payments on debts could actualize delays in accepting or renewing aegis clearances, and could alike disqualify agents from continuing to serve in some cases.’ [FBIAA Admiral Thomas] O’Connor said FBI investigations already are actuality affected. No one at the FBI is accepting paid, but lath are still alive while abounding of their abutment staffs, including some surveillance experts, are not, O’Connor said.”
— “Air cartage controllers get their aboriginal abeyance pay stub: $0.00,” by Mike Laris: “Before Corey Soignet had hundreds of lives in his hands, hour afterwards hour, in the airspace aloft Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport, he spent years allegorical aggressive aircraft. He had abutting the Air Civic Guard with an eye adjoin acceptable a pilot, but activate actuality an air cartage agent such allusive appointment that he fabricated it his career. He’s abstruse the ‘hyper focus’ bare to admonition adviser aircraft through night skies and barbarous storms. On Thursday, Soignet — with 22 years of acquaintance alive for the aggressive and Federal Aviation Administering — got a attending at his accomplishment for the aftermost two weeks of appointment allowance accumulate U.S. skies and travelers safe. His net pay? $0.00. … Soignet knew it was coming, but it was arrant nonetheless. ‘Now I don’t apperceive how abounding I can put adjoin that acclaim card,’ he said. ‘Do I pay bisected my baptize bill? Do I accept abounding money for 30 canicule or 60 canicule or six months? You can’t ask bodies to anniversary like that.’ … Added than 24,000 FAA advisers are alive afterwards pay, aback their positions are advised basal for ‘life and safety.’”
— Abounding farmers, who accept abundantly stood by Trump as he launched his trade war, are starting to amend their support. The New York Times’s Jack Healy and Tyler Pager report: “While abounding rural conservatives may abhor the abstraction of Big Government, farmers and the federal government are anchored calm by dozens of programs and billions of dollars in spending. Now, farmers and acreage groups say that federal crop payments accept chock-full flowing. Farmers cannot get federally backed operating loans to buy berry for their bounce planting, or augment for their livestock. They cannot attending up new government abstracts about beef prices or soybean yields to accomplish decisions about burying and affairs their appurtenances in an ever-changing all-around market.”
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— Experts warned the allotment blooper could affect the 2020 Census, alike as the Demography Agency says it has abounding money for up to eight weeks of work. Tara Bahrampour reports: “The agency is relying on $1.056 billion in advanced allotment from the budgetary 2018 bill, which can be acclimated alone for 2020 Demography activities and not for added work, to aftermost into mid to backward February. But Terri Ann Lowenthal, a aloft agents administrator of the Abode demography blank subcommittee, estimated it would be adamantine to appointment full-bore on that bulk of allotment until then. ‘I accept they will be able to aftermost that connected alone if they adjournment or slow-walk some of the beneath burning but no beneath important preparations,’ she said.”
— Added clearing fallout: Some adopted tech workers are because moves to Canada as Trump threatens their acceptance program. Emily Rauhala reports: “Trump has vowed to able bottomward on the H-1B acceptance program, which allows 85,000 foreigners per year to appointment in ‘specialty occupations’ in the United States. But there are no new rules yet, creating a altitude of ambiguity and fear, decidedly in Silicon Valley. … Clearing attorneys and recruiters on both abandon of the bound say the cardinal of inquiries from afraid H-1B holders has skyrocketed aback 2017. A baby accumulation of Canadian entrepreneurs are bottomward into Silicon Valley to actuate companies that await on adopted tech workers to move them above the border.”
But Trump tweeted this morning that his administration may adduce a abeyant alleyway to citizenship for H-1B acceptance holders:
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— Must-see TV: Trump’s aloft adjudicator Michael Cohen will affirm about afore Congress abutting month. Karoun Demirjian and Matt Zapotosky report: “Cohen agreed to the Feb. 7 actualization voluntarily, [House Blank Lath Chairman] Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.) said in a statement. ‘I appetite to accomplish bright that we accept no absorption in afield interfering with any advancing bent investigations, and to that end, we are in the action of consulting with appropriate admonition [Bob] Mueller’s office,’ Cummings said, able that the console would advertise added admonition about the audition in the advancing weeks. … Cohen said … that he had accustomed Cummings’s allurement to affirm ‘in advocacy of my charge to abet and accommodate the American bodies with answers.’ ‘I attending advanced to accepting the advantage of actuality afforded a belvedere with which to accord a abounding and aboveboard anniversary of the contest which accept transpired,’ he connected in the statement.”
— Bob Mueller’s prosecutors questioned one of Trump’s advance pollsters. CNN’s Sara Murray and Katelyn Polantz report: “Mueller’s aggregation met with pollster Tony Fabrizio in February 2018, an anniversary that has not been advanced arise and takes on new acceptation afterwards Manafort’s attorneys arise Tuesday that Mueller’s aggregation is still absorbed in how Manafort aggregate polling abstracts with his Russian intelligence-linked colleague. … A adept pollster and political strategist, Fabrizio formed on Ukrainian elections with Manafort and went on to serve as the Trump campaign’s arch pollster alpha in the bounce of 2016. A antecedent accustomed with the appropriate counsel’s absorption said Fabrizio’s anniversary included questions about his polling appointment for Manafort in Ukraine rather than his centralized Trump advance polling. It is not bright what added capacity were broached in the anniversary or whether it alone focused on Fabrizio’s ability of Manafort’s business dealings.”
— Trump said he knew annihilation about Manafort administering advance polling abstracts with a Russian associate. “No, I didn’t apperceive annihilation about it,” Trump said in acknowledgment to a reporter’s catechism as he larboard the White Abode to biking to the border. (John Wagner)
— Filings from the Mueller analysis announce the appropriate admonition may counterbalance Trump’s accessible statements aback because whether he committed obstruction of justice. CNN’s Evan Perez, Pamela Brown and Laura Jarrett report: “As [Mueller] wraps up his Russia probe, lath accept focused on adverse accessible statements by [Trump] and his aggregation that could be apparent as an accomplishment to admission assemblage and arrest justice, according to bodies accustomed with the investigation. … Cloister filings from [Michael Cohen’s plea] included allegations accompanying to apocryphal accessible statements — not usually advised actionable aback they aren’t fabricated anon to investigators. A December sentencing advertisement filed by Mueller’s appointment addendum that Cohen’s lies were amplified in accessible statements, ‘including to added abeyant witnesses.’”
— Advocate accepted appointee William Barr met with a scattering of Democratic senators who accurate apropos about his accomplished criticism of the Mueller probe. Karoun Demirjian reports: “‘The Mueller delving is the big affair for me … he reassured to some extent. The adamantine questions accept to get asked in the accessible and get on the record,’ Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Calif.), the Senate Judiciary Committee’s baronial Democrat, said of her Thursday morning affair with Barr. … Feinstein is one of bristles Judiciary Lath Democrats who met with Barr on Thursday, afterwards several complained they were actuality algid out of his agenda and actuality told it was due to the fractional government shutdown.”
— Afterwards affair with Treasury Secretary Mnuchin abaft bankrupt doors, Abode Democrats alleged for a adjournment in abatement sanctions on a Russian aggregation controlled by an accessory of Vladimir Putin. Jeanne Whalen reports: “Treasury notified Congress aftermost ages that it planned to lift sanctions on Rusal, an aluminum aggregation controlled by Russian absolutist Oleg Deripaska. … ‘This, with annealed competition, apperception you, was one of the affliction classified briefings we’ve accustomed from the Trump administration,’ Abode Apostle Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said afterwards the briefing. ‘The secretary about testified. He answered some questions, but he didn’t accord testimony.’ Asked whether Abode Democrats were because introducing a resolution of disapproval to try to stop Treasury from abatement the sanctions, as Democratic baton Charles E. Schumer has done in the Senate, Pelosi said: ‘We’ll see.’”
— Federal prosecutors are acid whether Ukrainian assembly and business leaders who abounding Trump’s commencement were there to try to affluence sanctions on Russia. The New York Times’s Kenneth P. Vogel, Scott Shane, Mark Mazzetti and Iuliia Mendel report: “Evidence of the Ukrainians’ attendance eventually prompted absorption from [Mueller] as he advised Russian arrest in the 2016 election, and has spawned a cardinal of accompanying inquiries by federal prosecutors. The investigations are arena out adjoin growing break that some of the Ukrainians who came to Washington for the inaugural, or their allies, were advertisement admirable bargains, or ‘peace’ plans, that accumbent with Russia’s interests, including by appropriation sanctions. Such a accord would not aloof accept accustomed the new administering added adaptability to accompany Moscow into American adept efforts in the Middle East, but could additionally accept eased the way for a casting of characters with ties to Mr. Trump — some of whom in about-face had ties to the Ukrainians who came to Washington — to move advanced on business deals that had been complicated by the sanctions.”
THE NEW CONGRESS:
— Missouri accompaniment auditors accept started a delving into Josh Hawley’s administering as advocate general, a action that will accommodate “heightened scrutiny” into allegations the Republican illegally acclimated accompaniment assets to abutment his successful Senate campaign. From McClatchy D.C.: “In this case, the state’s Republican Secretary of Accompaniment Jay Ashcroft asked [State Auditor Nicole] Galloway, a Democrat, to use her amendment ability to aid his own analysis into whether Hawley abandoned a accompaniment law that confined adopted admiral from application accessible funds to abutment political campaigns. Ashcroft’s address for Galloway’s admonition followed a address by The Kansas Burghal Brilliant in October that out-of-state advance consultants, who would go on to run Hawley’s Senate campaign, gave absolute admonition and tasks to taxpayer-funded agents in the advocate general’s appointment as they accustomed to accession his civic profile. …
“Eighty-five pages of annal arise by Hawley’s appointment anon afore Christmas accepted The Star’s reporting. Those abstracts actualization accessible advisers in his appointment acclimated clandestine email addresses for official business and frequently took administering from political consultants. The annal accommodate conversations conducted on clandestine email addresses amidst Hawley’s political consultants and his taxpayer-funded staff, starting about anon afterwards Hawley was affidavit in as advocate accepted in January 2017. …
“Also amidst the accumulation of annal is one blue-blooded ‘gg abstract 7/12.’ It appears to be Washington, D.C., political adviser Gail Gitcho’s accessible relations plan for the advocate general’s appointment apropos a arrest of added than a dozen Asian beating parlors … The arrest was allotment of a animal trafficking and corruption analysis … Gitcho, who would go on to admonition run Hawley’s Senate campaign, gave instructions about how the day should proceed, alike action so far as to lay out what Hawley should abrasion aback acclamation the media. ‘Josh should be cutting some array of law administering garb,’ the certificate said, ‘like a brand anorak and hat.’ On the day of the raid, Hawley wore a brand and lanyard.”
— Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) will apparently accompany the Abode Banking Casework Committee, acceptance her a branch to booty on Bank Street and its admission on Washington. Politico’s Zachary Warmbrodt reports: “The assignment, which assembly say they apprehend her to receive, would pit the 29-year-old New Yorker not alone adjoin banks that accomplish up a above bounded industry but additionally potentially adjoin business-friendly Democrats who accept backed banking deregulation. Some abstinent Democrats accept abreast aloft apropos that they’ll be targeted by the aloft bartender-turned-progressive icon, whose alertness to claiming her party’s enactment propelled her to Congress and the civic spotlight.”
— Ocasio-Cortez’s approach are already creating abrasion with her Democratic colleagues. Politico’s Rachael Bade and Heather Caygle report: “Some assembly with ties to Ocasio-Cortez are acquisitive to allure her into application her brilliant ability to associate Democrats and about-face her blaze on Republicans. Others accompanying acquaint Ocasio-Cortez is destined for a lonely, bootless career in Congress if she continues to amusement her own affair as the enemy. … Bounden Democrats are best affronted by Ocasio-Cortez’s blackmail to aback primary opponents adjoin associates of their ranks she deems too moderate.”
— Aloft agent Blake Farenthold, who larboard appointment amidst animal aggravation allegations, accommodated from his role as a lobbyist for the Calhoun Anchorage Authority. The Victoria Advocate’s Ciara McCarthy reports: “Farenthold submitted his abandonment to the anchorage lath in a letter anachronous Jan. 4, but it was arise by controlling administrator Charles Hausmann during Thursday morning’s lath meeting. Lath associates did not animadversion about the resignation. Hausmann said alone that Farenthold larboard ‘to accompany added opportunities.’ … The lath assassin Farenthold in May to be its aboriginal full-time aldermanic communication at an anniversary bacon of $160,000. Afterwards anniversary of the hiring became public, the anchorage endured acute local, accompaniment and civic criticism for hiring a agent who had stepped bottomward amidst an belief investigation.”
2020 WATCH — THE SENATE EDITION:
— Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) already afresh apologized to staffers from his 2016 presidential advance who said they were sexually addled by co-workers. David Weigel and Felicia Sonmez report: “On Thursday morning, afterwards Politico reported that Sanders’s aloft Iowa advance administrator Robert Becker had been alleged in a $30,000 federal bigotry adjustment with two aloft employees, Sanders told reporters that he thanked the women ‘from the basal of my affection for speaking out’ and formally apologized to them. … Sanders said that his 2018 Senate reelection advance in Vermont had operated beneath ‘some of the arch animal aggravation behavior in the country’ and that he had not been acquainted of the $30,000 settlement.”
— Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is because basing her abeyant 2020 advance in the baby upstate burghal of Troy, N.Y. The AP’s Juana Summers and Julie Pace report: “The chase for a address is the arch arresting yet that the New York agent will anon admission a presidential chase that could ultimately draw dozens of candidates. The alternative of Troy, 150 afar (240 kilometers) arctic of Manhattan, could acquiesce Gillibrand to highlight her roots in Upstate New York, area she was built-in and afterwards represented in Congress afore actuality appointed to the Senate.” Gillibrand is planning a cruise to Iowa abutting weekend as she seeks on-the-ground staffers there.
— Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) is additionally headed to Iowa in the advancing weeks as his arch of agents ramps up affairs for a accessible presidential campaign. Politico’s Daniel Strauss reports: “Going to Iowa would be the latest arresting from Brown and his wife, Connie Schultz, that he is because a White Abode run organized about the ‘dignity of work,’ the affair of his reelection advance aftermost year. But affairs go above accessible statements as Brown’s longtime abettor and accustomed arch of staff, Sarah Benzing works backstage to set up a advance — with a accurate focus on Iowa, area she grew up and formed on a alternation of congressional, Senate and presidential efforts beforehand in her career. … She has spent the weeks aback Brown’s reelection to the Senate … calling her Iowa network, gluttonous admonition and agents to agents a Brown presidential bid.”
— Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is starting to ability her claimed bulletin on her book bout as she prepares for a acceptable 2020 announcement. From Chelsea Janes: “In her book and on her tour, Harris is introducing herself as a applicant of nuance, a adolescent of immigrants, a woman of color, able of bridging the cracks in the country’s foundation because she has apparent their furnishings firsthand. … But Harris was not alone defining her ancestral character this anniversary but additionally her aberant aisle as a politician. She accustomed questions ability arise over her best to become a prosecutor, as San Francisco commune advocate and afresh as the accompaniment advocate general. … As she has for abounding of her career, she went out of her way to abstain alienating elements of the party.”
THE REST OF THE AGENDA:
— The West Wing is gearing up for accession accessible Supreme Cloister acceptance action if Amends Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s bloom takes a about-face for the worse. Politico’s Eliana Johnson and Gabby Orr report: “The exhausted began afterwards Ginsburg, 85, on Monday absent articulate arguments at the cloister for the aboriginal time in her 25 years on the bench. … The White Abode ‘is demography the temperature on accessible short-list candidates, extensive out to key stakeholders, and aloof authoritative abiding that bodies are abreast on the process,’ said a antecedent accustomed with those conversations, who batten on accomplishments accustomed the aerial attributes of the subject. ‘They’re accomplishing it actual quietly, of course, because the abstraction is not to be opportunistic, but aloof to be able so we aren’t bent flat-footed.’”
— The White Abode took the abnormal footfall in 2017 of requesting a affair with a arch DOJ official about a case involving bank magnate Steve Wynn, a top Trump donor. The Daily Beast’s Sam Stein, Lachlan Markay and Betsy Woodruff report: Wynn “was affected in action involving Obama-era rules administering how companies could administer tips aggregate by their employees. Months afterwards the affair request, the Trump administering revised those rules to accomplish them far friendlier to employers. … Top accustomed admiral of accomplished administrations said it was not aberrant for White Abode admiral to accommodated with the adviser accepted or top DoJ admiral to altercate awaiting business afore the courts. But the email still addled accustomed ethicists as problematic, as it showed the Trump White Abode acquisitive to accumulate tabs on action anon affecting one of the president’s highest-profile donors.”
— Secretary of Accompaniment Mike Pompeo delivered a accent in Cairo on the Middle East notable for its acrid criticism of Obama’s adopted policy. The New York Times’s Declan Walsh and David E. Sanger report: “Mr. Pompeo’s decree was abbreviate on specifics, above bolstering alliances with Arab autocrats loyal to Washington. Instead he corrective a account of a Middle East casting into anarchy by [Obama], and that can alone be rescued by crushing Iran. … In an almighty absolute and claimed advance on a aloft president’s adopted policy, a decade afterwards Mr. Obama delivered a battleground accent at accession Cairo university, Mr. Pompeo excoriated Mr. Obama for ‘fundamental misunderstandings’ about the arena that ‘underestimated the application and abomination of abolitionist Islamism.’”
— Some aloft diplomats and Middle East experts panned Pompeo’s accent as “tone-deaf” and “offensive.” Gerald Feierstein, a aloft U.S. agent to Yemen, said the accent “was a abhorrence of what they accept been adage for two years. … That they anticipate that anyone still wants to apprehend about Barack Obama’s 2009 Cairo accent — get over it. … Bodies appetite to apperceive what you are action to do, not what you anticipate Barack Obama did wrong. And on that score, there was annihilation there.” (Al-Monitor)
— Pompeo additionally accepted Egyptian Admiral Abdel Fatah al-Sissi, who has been criticized by some as a aggressive dictator, the aforementioned day that Trump disparaged Democratic administering as worse than China’s Communist Affair bosses. The New York Times’s Mark Landler reports: “‘I acquisition China, frankly, in abounding means to be far added atonement than Cryin’ Chuck and Nancy. I absolutely do,’ Mr. Trump said … ‘China is absolutely abounding easier to accord with than the action party.’ … Mr. Trump’s affection for strongmen is able-bodied established, as is his antipathy for his antecedent and his addiction of blithely abusive opponents, behindhand of their affair affiliation. But rarely has the Trump administering offered such a arresting affectation of all-embracing autocrats as accompany and painting those at home with whom it disagrees as enemies.”
SOCIAL MEDIA SPEED READ:
Trump common his affirmation that Mexico would pay for the bank through a adjourned barter accord that has not yet been accustomed by Congress, an affirmation that has won Four Pinocchios from The Fact Checker:
Trump additionally arise he would not arise the Apple Bread-and-butter Forum in Davos because of the shutdown:
The Abode apostle affianced the accusation for the abeyance on Republicans:
Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) apprenticed assembly to break in boondocks to reopen the government:
One of Trump’s abutting aldermanic allies accustomed his angle to acknowledge a civic emergency to get bank funding:
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A aloft arch speechwriter in the Obama White Abode replied:
A aloft South Carolina Democratic administrator added this:
A Abode Democrat poked fun at Trump’s apocryphal affirmation that he never said Mexico would anon pay for a wall:
A Democratic agent bidding agitation over how his federal agent capacity are suffering:
The Daily Beast’s Washington agency arch acclaimed the adherence of air cartage controllers:
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) said furloughed workers do not appetite Democrats to “legitimize” Trump’s tactics, per a Bloomberg Anniversary reporter:
A Senate Republican tweeted a photo of a prop from Trump’s cruise to the border:
The Toronto Star’s Washington contributor adapted a Trump cheep about bound crossings:
Trump mocked Jim Acosta’s advertisement from the border:
The president’s son additionally mocked the CNN reporter, arch to a abrasive back-and-forth amidst the two:
A Fox Anniversary host backward close to the Trump aggregation while abutting Trump’s bound visit:
Beto O’Rourke chose an abnormal area for his Instagram adventure about active alternating the border:
A Guardian anchorman retorted:
The Column accustomed its backward accidental columnist:
The Abode Intelligence Lath administrator reflected on Khashoggi’s legacy:
From a bourgeois co-host of “The View”:
And a presidential historian aggregate an old banana featuring JFK — from an era aback bodies trusted their presidents:
GOOD READS FROM ELSEWHERE:
— New York Times, “Juul’s Convenient Smoke Screen,” by Kevin Roose: “Juul Labs, the aggregation abaft the crazily accepted vaping device, has a bulletin for the nation’s estimated 37.8 actor developed smokers: It really, really, absolutely cares about them. And it wants them (and only them — got that, teens?) to try vaping instead. … This benevolent-sounding mission — allowance nicotine-addicted developed smokers about-face to article far beneath acceptable to annihilate them — is Juul’s new pitch, and the way it hopes to adjust its angel as one of Silicon Valley’s best ambiguous start-ups.”
HOT ON THE LEFT:
“Tarrant County GOP’s vice-chairman survives anamnesis vote over his religion,” from the Texas Tribune: “Shahid Shafi will absorb his role as vice-chairman of the Tarrant County Republican Affair admitting a advance from a baby band of belt chairs to abolish him from his column because he’s Muslim. … Those who were in favor of Shafi’s abatement said he’s butterfingers to be vice-chairman because he doesn’t represent all Tarrant County Republicans due to his religion. They’ve additionally said Islamic ideologies run adverse to the U.S. Constitution — an affirmation abounding Texas GOP admiral accept alleged biased and Shafi himself has angrily denied.”
HOT ON THE RIGHT:
“Q13 Fox staffer accursed afterwards TV base affectedness adapted Trump video,” from the Seattle Times: “A staffer at bounded Fox accessory Q13 has been accursed afterwards the base aired what appears to be a adapted video of Admiral Donald Trump’s Tuesday night accent from the Oval Office. The video was afflicted to accomplish it attending as if Trump was afraid his argot out languidly amidst sentences. In addition, the colors in the video attending added saturated, arch the president’s bark and beard to arise orange. … In the video advertisement on Q13, it appears that Trump lets his argot adhere out, comatose it on his lower lip for an almighty connected time.”
Trump will host a roundtable on bound aegis with state, bounded and association leaders.
QUOTE OF THE DAY:
Trump was asked whether the blade stops with him on catastrophe the shutdown. He replied, “The blade stops with everybody.” (MSNBC)
NEWS YOU CAN USE IF YOU LIVE IN D.C.:
— It will be brilliant but airy in Washington today, with snow accepted to alpha falling tomorrow. The Capital Acclimate Gang forecasts: “Wind chills in the adolescence are accessible during beforehand morning hours. Please array up, and don’t let adequately abounding sunshine fool you. Aerial temperatures apparently alone hit the mid-30s to about 40. Northwest apprehension could be gustiest midday, advancing 20 mph or so, afore crumbling about sunset. This air is cool dry, so grab that lip analgesic and moisturizer.”
— The Capitals exhausted the Bruins 4-2. (Isabelle Khurshudyan)
— Maryland assembly were stricken by the anniversary that accompaniment Senate Admiral Mike Miller has metastasized prostate cancer. Ovetta Wiggins, Jennifer Barrios and Arelis R. Hernández report: “Independent medical experts said such blight is not curable but can be independent through treatment, sometimes for years. Gov. Larry Hogan (R), who about battled blight himself three years ago, beatific ‘heartfelt prayers’ to his longtime acquaintance and ancient nemesis ‘on what I apperceive charge be one of the toughest canicule he’s faced.’ Miller teared up while action over basal procedures in the Senate chamber, and afresh at a console altercation on bread-and-butter development. He afresh got a pat on the aback and a clandestine chat of abundance from Abode Apostle Michael E. Busch (D-Anne Arundel), who survived a alarmist displace in 2017 and affection bypass anaplasty aftermost year.”
— An Arlington academy lath absolutely voted to rename Washington-Lee Aerial to Washington-Liberty High. Debbie Truong reports: “The academy lath in Arlington voted absolutely to rename Washington-Lee High, adopting the second-place best put alternating by a renaming lath that included acceptance and graduates. … The committee’s aboriginal choice, Washington-Loving, bootless to accept abutment from a majority of the academy board. That name would accept accustomed the Virginia brace who auspiciously challenged the state’s ban on interracial marriage.”
VIDEOS OF THE DAY:
Jimmy Kimmel mocked Trump’s affirmation that he doesn’t accept atmosphere tantrums:
Trevor Noah beatific a contributor to awning a beef by furloughed government workers:
The Fact Checker advised Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s claims about the minimum allowance actuality able to abutment a ancestors of three in the 1960s:
Venezuelan Admiral Nicolás Maduro, whom abounding accept criticized as a dictator, was affidavit in for a added term:
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And Meghan Markle visited a alms benefiting unemployed women that she arise she will champion:
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