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January 6 Committee Tightens the Screws Despite Republican Warnings

The Select Committee investigating the January 6 mob attack on the Capitol took a significant step forward late Thursday night when it announced that it had received thousands of documents it had requested from social media and telecom companies. “With several hours to go before today’s deadline, the Select Committee…
bubmag
September 10, 2021
Impeachment

Trump backs new challenger to Rep. Liz Cheney

Former President Donald Trump continued his revenge endorsements Thursday against House Republicans who voted for his impeachment, backing Wyoming attorney Harriet Hageman as she announced she was entering the crowded GOP primary against Rep. Liz Cheney.  Cheney, who lost her position earlier this year as House GOP conference chairwoman for…
bubmag
September 9, 2021
Impeachment

Congress weighs whistleblower safeguards after Trump saga

Posted August 13, 2021 at 10:30am The Senate Intelligence Committee wants to give whistleblowers who work for U.S. intelligence agencies groundbreaking new protections, a response to what members see as flaws in the process revealed in the leadup to President Donald Trump’s first impeachment. The committee’s new intelligence authorization bill…
bubmag
August 13, 2021
Impeachment

Good Riddance to Andrew Cuomo

For the last 10 years, Andrew Cuomo has held onto power by bullying and belittling everyone in his path. He has been ruthless, taking on and taking out opponents of all stripes—though particularly on his left—with relish and cynicism. Whether you’re a left-wing political figure, a journalist, or the mayor…
bubmag
August 10, 2021