My birthday present on December 7, 2018: the United States Department of Justice alleged in writing – almost certainly with corroboration in its back pocket – that Trump directed Cohen to violate campaign finance laws.
Then, two days after Trump becomes an officially acknowledged corroborated co-conspirator to a federal felony, like Richard Nixon, NBC’s Chuck Todd spends his next program with Senator Rand Paul.
A journalistic disgrace.
The contrast with Martha Radditz on ABC could not be more dramatic.
ABC had a legal panel that included Chris Christie, who actually explained to lay viewers what the events of this week meant legally.
To make matters worse on NBC, then the only elected official on the other side was Senator Angus King, who apparently has come from the mountaintop to tell us that we must risk two more years with this charlatan at the helm and let “let the people decide” in 2020, I guess regardless of the charlatan’s disregard for the constitution and the rule of law. Read More…