Presidential Transitions Are Not Too Long
Yes, lame-duck presidents can create trouble—but incoming administrations can’t be assembled overnight.
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SHAY KHATIRI: Yes, lame-duck presidents can create trouble—but incoming administrations can’t be assembled overnight.
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On today’s Bulwark podcast, David Priess joins Charlie Sykes to discuss why President Trump should be denied intelligence briefings as a former President, Ben Sasse and the Trumpian rear-view mirror, and the reported coming wave of pardons and clemency.
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JONATHAN V. LAST on Republican elites.
CHARLIE SYKES on the state of our country with two and a half days to go.
TIM MILLER: Even now, they're still covering for Trump.
From The Bulwark Aggregator…
In Today’s Bulwark…
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PHILIP ROTNER: Open and shut.
ALAN CROSS: Movements based on lies usually end in violence.
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BARRY RUBIN: The president now says that he abhors mob violence. That's not what he's been saying for the last four years.
TIM MILLER “That’s where my hope lies.’
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