Lindsay Beyerstein covers legal affairs, health care and politics for the Editorial Board. An award-winning documentary filmmaker, she’s a judge for the Sidney Hillman Foundation. Find her @beyerstein.
If any other government employee were caught with a trove of classified documents, they would face criminal investigation.
Meanwhile, the GOP is rewriting that horrible day’s history.
Similarities in language and formatting between the fake certificates suggests a far-reaching conspiracy orchestrated at the national level.
In a group of nearly 60 people facing serious prison time, at least some of them will be willing to implicate the higher ups to save themselves.
Coverage of the latest from the J6 committee lacks urgency.
Let’s hope he stays true to his vision.
January 6 was one part of a coup attempt planned out in the open. Its procedural component was widely reported in the weeks beforehand.
He’s invoking privilege he doesn’t have.
The Wisconsin GOP is mad about election officials following the law.
John Eastman co-wrote the blueprint for how Donald Trump could use the military, the police and criminal gangs to hold onto power.