The upshot of McCarthy’s decision to withdraw all his nominees from the Jan 6th committee is that the committee will only include people who want to investigate the insurrection. It would have been a mistake not to allow the Republicans to be represented on the committee. But having refused good faith participation, Republicans not being there is a good thing. It’s good that Liz Cheney is there. It would be good if there were other Republicans who were actually in support of a real investigation were there. But McCarthy won’t allow that. So here we are. This is the best outcome.
|November 24, 2021 7:49 p.m.
On November 30th, Barbados will become a republic. Queen Elizabeth II will cease to the Queen of Barbados and the…
|November 24, 2021 5:30 p.m.
His recent remarks of disdain, aimed at Fox News’ Tucker Carlson, left no room for interpretation.
|November 24, 2021 9:20 a.m.
I’m not sure whether I agree with this. But TPM Reader JB knows the ins and outs of government and…