Jun 8, 2022
David Waldman and Greg Dworkin welcome you to the KITM Pre-pre-January 6 House Select Committee Hearings Special! The hearings will be broadcast LIVE, EVERYWHERE*, June 9 at 8 p.m. Eastern, 7 Central, 6 Mountain and 5 Pacific! Get your programs here! You can’t know your players without a program! Except, of course, our exceptional regular listeners and readers, and even you might find some surprises.
New email shows how the Trump campaign instructed fake electors in Georgia to secretly infiltrate the state's Capitol to cast electoral college votes. That sounds pretty bad when it is put that way, but the people committing the crimes thought they’d be the ones defining “crimes” later, so they were pretty proud of themselves. You can put your mind to figuring out how things should go, but their intent in winning is to make you lose. What else would be the point, otherwise? Yet another election denier is running for election to oversee elections. Here is how to tell the Squad and the MAGA caucus apart.
Tuesday’s primary voters across seven states turned out to be different from each other, which is a challenge for both left and right. Therefore, another third party sees its chance. South Dakotans won’t let the GQP derail a Medicaid expansion, and pretty much support democracy. Dusty Johnson’s name recognition probably aided his primary win.
Ok, Christina Pushaw will register as a foreign agent, if you and the Department of Justice are going to make such a big deal of it. Former ambassador to the United Arab Emirates and Pakistan Richard G. Olson wondered how former Marine 4-star General John R. Allen got away with doing the same stuff he got in trouble for, and the FBI thought Richard made a good point.