Category: Ethics

Chairman Schiff, Stick to the Truth

Chairman Schiff, Stick to the Truth

Democrats must not--never--emulate the Trump team's habit for dissembling and dishonesty.
Impeaching Trump Might Be The GOP’s Best Move

Impeaching Trump Might Be The GOP’s Best Move

Although conventional wisdom in Washington seems to suggest that the House will impeach Donald Trump while the Republican-led Senate will vote to acquit, in reality, I think it’s in the Republican’s best interests to impeach him in the House and then convict him in the Senate.
Republicans: It’s Time To Put Your Damn Country Over Your Damn Party

Republicans: It’s Time To Put Your Damn Country Over Your Damn Party

The U.S. was such an integral part of wanting to build a democracy and a strong government in Ukraine. So now for Republicans to look the other way and play dumb is absolutely grotesque.
Brett Kavanaugh Has No Business Serving on the Supreme Court

Brett Kavanaugh Has No Business Serving on the Supreme Court

If now we cannot have faith in that investigation which was supposed to have cleared him, perhaps now we can no longer have faith in Kavanaugh's service on that high court.
Welcome to the Greenbrier, the Governor-Owned Luxury Resort Filled With Conflicts of Interest

Welcome to the Greenbrier, the Governor-Owned Luxury Resort Filled With Conflicts of Interest

Gov. Jim Justice is West Virginia’s richest man and owns its most storied resort. When lobbyists and state agencies book there, he profits. Here’s how the governor, dubbed “Big Jim,” became West Virginia’s little Trump.
Why Minorities May be Socially Conservative But Vote Democratic

Why Minorities May be Socially Conservative But Vote Democratic

The Republican brand of social conservatism is for other people.
The Death Penalty’s Fatal Flaw is Finding a Way to Do It Right

The Death Penalty’s Fatal Flaw is Finding a Way to Do It Right

As the federal government is gearing up to start executing death row inmates, I found myself remembering my first, and incredibly surreal, experience with capital punishment.
Schumer on Epstein: ‘I Am Calling on Secretary Acosta to Resign’

Schumer on Epstein: ‘I Am Calling on Secretary Acosta to Resign’

The top Senate Democrat is calling on Labor Secretary Alex Acosta to resign, for his role more than a decade ago in a "non-prosecution" agreement for wealthy socialite Jeffrey Epstein.