Jim Sciutto

Jim Sciutto

Co-Anchor CNN Newsroom & CNN Chief National Security Correspondent. Author, “The Shadow War” May 14: https://t.co/i7OXFQa3yR

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Breaking: @SpeakerPelosi  will deliver impeachment article against Donald J Trump to Senate on Monday.

Remember, the Article of Impeachment against Trump also cites his repeated efforts to overturn the election: ..”Trump’s conduct on Jan 6 2021 followed his prior efforts to subvert & obstruct the certification of the results of the 2020 Pres. election”

As Republicans flock into “turn the page” territory, it’s clear the shelf life of a scandal in today’s Washington has shrunk to the infinitesimal - even apparently for a deadly insurrection and repeated, documented attempts to overturn an election.

Good news of the day: Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine created antibodies neutralizing new UK and South African coronavirus variants, the company says. Two doses of the vaccine are “expected to be protective against emerging strains detected to date.”

Today’s reminder that Senate Republicans passed their 2017 tax cut via reconciliation.


New: US Capitol Police arrested a Virginia man as he attempted to pass through a police checkpoint in downtown Washington Friday with fake inaugural credentials, a loaded handgun & over 500 rounds of ammunition, CNN reporting.

Oh. President Trump and Melania Trump have requested mail-in ballots for Florida’s primary election on Tuesday, according to records on the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections website. Records show the ballots were mailed yesterday to Mar-a-Lago.

For the inauguration, there will be at least four times as many National Guardsmen in the US capital as troops in all of Afghanistan. Where is the greatest terror threat to the US today?

15-year olds Bailey Holt and Preston Cope, the two teens killed in the #KentuckySchoolShooting . It was the 11th school shooting of 2018. There are 7 days left in January.

As a reporter, I’ve been detained in Iran, spied on in China, and followed and harassed in Russia. I’ve never had colleagues arrested and handcuffed while doing their job here in the US.

He. Cannot. Criticize. Russia. He just cannot. Why? Not even on the poisoning of the Russian opposition leader. He just won’t do it. He changes the subject.

As Trump attacks Lesley Stahl now, remember his comments to her in 2016 on why he attacks the media: “He said, 'You know why I do it? I do it to discredit you all and demean you all so when you write negative stories about me, no one will believe you.'”

New: Fed authorities preparing to announce multiple arrests later today. FBI’s digital media team has been combing social media images. “Just because people weren’t arrested yesterday doesn’t mean they won’t be arrested,” a DOJ official tells me. “No charges are off the table.”