2017/02/06

DeVos and de votes

DeVos and de votes 

CREDIT: David Swanson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP

President Trump's nominee for education secretary, Betsy DeVos, doesn't have enough senators' votes for confirmation — so Vice President Pence is about to make history and save her. This is the same Vice President Pence who is defending Trump's attacks on the judiciary…and who will apparently be leading an investigation into non-existent voter fraud.

CREDIT: AP Photo/Reed Saxon

There's a fatal flaw in Trump's legal defense of the Muslim ban. Speaking of the ban, it's been temporarily suspended, and it's hurt thousands more people than the administration has stated. A bipartisan group of national security officials have also united against it — a clear sign that the ban makes America less safe.


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