News links on current politics 1

This is a place I’ll start putting links to news stories I’ve been emailing myself for the past year or more. I want a place to organize them for later use. Feel free to read them if you’d like.

From Bloomberg which has supposedly broken ties to its owner, candidate Bloomberg. Democrats concerned that presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is avoiding scrutiny by not participating in televised debates with other candidates pushing the party to allow the billionaire on … View the article. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-01-28/democrats-are-calling-on-dnc-to-allow-bloomberg-to-join-debates?utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_medium=social&cmpid%3D=socialflow-twitter-asia&utm_content=asia

Some members of President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense team are campaign donors to jurors in the Senate. Former independent counsels Ken Starr and Robert Ray, who investigated then-President … View the article.
https://www.opensecrets.org/news/2020/01/senators-overseeing-impeachment-got-campaign-cash-from-trump-team/

A quote from General James Mattis helping to explain his ousting by Donald Trump.

John Roberts comes face to face with the political world he created: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/01/23/john-roberts-comes-face-face-with-mess-he-made/