Tag: James Comey

Vladimir Putin Would Have James Comey Killed

Under the leadership of Josef Stalin, the Soviet Union’s internal security services were led by a People’s Commissar for Internal Affairs. Two of the most famous Commissars were Nikolai Yezhov and Lavrentiy Beria. Both committed appalling atrocities and both wept…

Donald Trump and His Tapes

Prompted in part by former FBI director James Comey’s testimony and in part by statements and tweets made by President Trump, both the House Intelligence Committee and the Senate Judiciary Committee sent out requests for any tapes or other records…

Is Our Attorney General a Crook?

I see here that the U.S. Senate confirmed Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III at Attorney General on February 8th in a very contentious and narrow 52-47 vote. Every Republican voted for him and every Democrat voted against. I see here that…

Why No Lawyers Will Represent Trump

President Trump can’t find a top law firm that wants to represent him. He and his top aides have tried. They’ve looked around. They’ve had conference calls. But they got zip, nada, bupkis. The top litigators and their firms have…

Laugh of the Day

First we had Sean Spicer hiding in the White House bushes and now we have this: The ceremony occurred in the Blue Room of the White House, where many senior law enforcement officials — including the Secret Service director —…

Trump Just Crippled His Legislative Agenda

Writing in the Washington Post, James Hohmann makes a rather obvious point about the fallout from President Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey. Another significant repercussion: Every piece of Trump’s agenda just became harder to get through Congress.…