Tue, 19 October 2021
David Waldman reads today’s police blotter to report who could be jail, should be in jail, and would be in jail if wasn’t for the first two.
Steve KG Bannon was subpoenaed by the committee investigating the January 6 insurrection. Steve defied the subpoena. Steve’s excuses have been rejected by the committee. The committee will vote to hold Steve in criminal contempt. Steve plans to get away with it. So does Donald Trump.
Democrats have trouble controlling much of anything, really. Don’t expect reformation or expansion of the Supreme Court. Joan McCarter is on to tell us about this and other farces. Chuck Schumer will bring the Freedom To Vote Act to the floor, and the Republicans will filibuster it. President Joe Biden negotiates with president Joe Manchin and queen Krysten Sinema, when he should be talking with Representative Pramila Jayapal.