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"For many months, [the Democrats] delayed launching an impeachment investigation despite ample evidence of the president’s abuse of power," writes @AllanLichtman . "Now, Democrats are making the opposite mistake of rushing the impeachment process."

"It simply cannot be that an administration can claim that the charges against it are without sufficient evidentiary bases and at the same time prevent the Congress from gaining access to the relevant evidence," writes Philip Bobbitt

"If anything’s broken, it’s the concerted attempt to stop the [impeachment] process by calling it a hoax, a coup, a usurpation, a witch hunt," writes Brenda Wineapple:

"In order to ensure that the impeachment process is fair, the House and the Senate should borrow an obvious principle from criminal procedure: Jurors should not be implicated in matters they are asked to decide," writes @BrettschneiderC 

"Politics is what got us here — it will have to get us out of here, too."

"It is completely unclear to me why the media has not asked every candidate for president where they stand on accountability reform, or why activist groups haven’t created a movement behind it," writes Julian Epstein:


Jerry Falwell Jr. repeatedly claimed that photos in a story we ran yesterday — showing him in a Miami nightclub — were photoshopped. That prompted a Miami-based website to dig into their photo archives, where they found even more photos of him:

“He is terrified,” says Trump biographer Michael D’Antonio. “This is 40 years of deceit coming home to torment him.”

Khizr Khan didn't use the teleprompter. There was nothing to put on it, because he had written nothing down.

Now is the time to say it as loudly as possible: Harvey is what climate change looks like.

Trump made $50,000 per episode for season one of "The Apprentice." For season two, “he wanted a million dollars an episode,” said Jeff Zucker, then the head of NBC. He settled for $60,000 an episode. “We ended up paying him what we wanted to pay him.”

“It is our job,” Kavanaugh wrote in an email to his colleagues in Ken Starr’s office, “to make [Clinton's] pattern of revolting behavior clear — piece by painful piece.”

In his new memoir, John McCain concedes that the war in Iraq he fought so hard to launch and then escalate now “can’t be judged as anything other than a mistake, a very serious one, and I have to accept my share of the blame for it.”

The attorney general has made a total hash of the Mueller report, undermining the very department he runs, writes :