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This is true, but to whom?

(Let us be clear that Pelosi’s personal politics, like those of her district, are left of center. There are not many persons in Congress who could flank her on the left, but her politics are beside the point. As Speaker of the House, she has obligations to the Democratic Caucus that come before any vote she might want to cast on behalf of her district.)

Were you lying then or are you lying now?

If this president were to get away with this, forget about it all. We might as well not even run for office. You don’t need this branch of government if he’s going to overturn the power of the purse, if he is going to overturn all of the other checks and balances, the power of inquiry.

Steve Russell is enrolled Cherokee, a 9th grade dropout, retired judge, associate professor emeritus of criminal justice, and (so far) a cancer survivor.

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