Merrick Garland’s House Testimony Demonstrated the Failure of His Hyper-Cautious Approach to His Job

On Thursday, while the House of Representatives voted to refer Steve Bannon to the Department of Justice for a criminal contempt of Congress charge, Attorney General Merrick Garland appeared before the House Judiciary Committee for a general oversight hearing.
Bannon’s contempt referral is the greatest test of Garland’s DOJ tenure thus far, with the rule of law demanding that he prosecute the Trump ally for his blatant defiance of a lawful subpoena to assess his role in the Capitol riot and insurrection.

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Merrick Garland Is Enraging Democrats Who Want to See Trump Behind Bars

A lot of people are mad at Attorney General Merrick Garland these days. Much of it comes from predictable quarters. For instance, earlier this month, Garland announced he would create a federal task force to address a “disturbing” recent surge in “harassment, intimidation, and threats of violence” against school board members and educators. Republican lawmakers and right-wing parents, who hope to foment a suburban backlash to Democrats ahead of next year’s midterms, tellingly took it as a personal attack on them and lashed out accordingly.

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Bannon, Trump and the Insurrectionists Are Winning—For Now

Nine months after an armed invasion of the Capitol left members of Congress cowering in closets, the insurrectionists are winning the battle over holding them to account.
Look no further than Steve Bannon, soon to be held in contempt for treating a subpoena from the select committee investigating the attack like an invitation to a garden party he could not so respectfully decline. He’s thumbing his nose at the law and playing the odds that he can play out the clock.

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Bannon, Trump and the Insurrectionists Are Winning—For Now

Nine months after an armed invasion of the Capitol left members of Congress cowering in closets, the insurrectionists are winning the battle over holding them to account.
Look no further than Steve Bannon, soon to be held in contempt for treating a subpoena from the select committee investigating the attack like an invitation to a garden party he could not so respectfully decline. He’s thumbing his nose at the law and playing the odds that he can play out the clock.

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Donald Trump drops a dime on USA

I’ve never mentioned Donald phoning nor writing me. But now, with the Afghan problem, migrant problem, aging problem, homeless problem, economy problem, unemployment problem, China, Russia, Israel, North Korea, gun violence, climate change, health care, poverty, infrastructure, racism, personal security, unbelievable spending, class warfare, religious warfare, historical warfare, un-Americanism, political infighting, crime, global conflicts and drug problem, he said: “People are leaving de Blasio’s New York. Biden has no support.

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Donald Trump drops a dime on USA

I’ve never mentioned Donald phoning nor writing me. But now, with the Afghan problem, migrant problem, aging problem, homeless problem, economy problem, unemployment problem, China, Russia, Israel, North Korea, gun violence, climate change, health care, poverty, infrastructure, racism, personal security, unbelievable spending, class warfare, religious warfare, historical warfare, un-Americanism, political infighting, crime, global conflicts and drug problem, he said: “People are leaving de Blasio’s New York. Biden has no support.

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Rory McIlroy rediscovers the art of winning

LAS VEGAS — The company Rory McIlroy keeps is more elite than it is exclusive. Winning 20 times on the PGA Tour, especially in this generation of increasing depth, is a big milestone.
He is not the youngest to get there. Tiger Woods was 24 when he picked up his 20th career PGA Tour title with a 15-shot victory in the U.S. Open, another reminder that Woods was in a league of his own.
His 62-66 weekend to win the CJ Cup at Summit made McIlroy the 39th player in PGA Tour history with 20 wins, tied with the likes of Greg Norman.

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Rory McIlroy rediscovers the art of winning

LAS VEGAS — The company Rory McIlroy keeps is more elite than it is exclusive. Winning 20 times on the PGA Tour, especially in this generation of increasing depth, is a big milestone.
He is not the youngest to get there. Tiger Woods was 24 when he picked up his 20th career PGA Tour title with a 15-shot victory in the U.S. Open, another reminder that Woods was in a league of his own.
His 62-66 weekend to win the CJ Cup at Summit made McIlroy the 39th player in PGA Tour history with 20 wins, tied with the likes of Greg Norman.

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Hubby Arrested 10 Months After California Mom Maya Millete Vanished

The husband of a missing California mom of three was arrested Tuesday for her murder, 10 months after she disappeared, according to authorities.
“Today, the Chula Vista Police Department is announcing the arrest of Larry Millete for the murder of his wife May,” the agency said in a news release.
Maya “May” Millete, 39, was last seen alive on January 7, 2021, shortly before she and her husband were about to take their daughters—aged 4, 9, and 11—on a trip to the mountains. Her family said they called police to report her missing on the night of January 9.

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