Diane Feinstein

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh had to explain an old email he sent in which he suggested Roe v. Wade was reversible.
The White House has dismissed acting Attorney General Sally Yates after she ordered the Justice Department to not defend legal challenges to Trump's "Muslim Ban" executive order.
The White House has dismissed acting Attorney General Sally Yates after she ordered the Justice Department to not defend legal challenges to Trump's "Muslim Ban" executive order.
The White House has dismissed acting Attorney General Sally Yates after she ordered the Justice Department to not defend legal challenges to Trump's "Muslim Ban" executive order.
Diane Feinstein Gives A Brutal Takedown Of Jeff Sessions during confirmation hearing
Diane Feinstein Gives A Brutal Takedown Of Jeff Sessions during confirmation hearing
2014-02-03-BothSidesNowLogoPlaincolhirescopy1.jpg Stuart Stevens and Ron Reagan -- who know something about Republican nomination contests -- see Trump is a stress test for our democracy, They discuss how he rose and what lessons the GOP will learn after November. Also: like other primary losers who elevate grievances over beliefs, will Sanders choose to hurt Hillary or Donald?
Very shortly, we will all owe a big thank you to President Obama and Congress for honoring the North American Bison as our National Animal, joining the Bald Eagle, as an emblem of America.
When reporters covering presidential politics employ words they fully know will disparage female candidates -- or when they purport to discern dishonesty by examining candidates' facial expressions -- they are taking journalistic prerogative too far.
Watch the fiery exchange above. She also talked about knowing women who performed unsafe abortions themselves and told Cornyn
Just before the U.S. Senate released its report at the end of 2014 on the CIA's use of "harsh interrogation" tactics against prisoners, the question was whether or not the report would provoke a public backlash against torture. The answer is no.
Leaders were elected, Members took their oaths, and in short order, they got to work introducing bills on the first day of the 114th Congress.
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Frum and Corn agree that the Feinstein Committee documents "torture" and should have been released but they clash on justifications for the torture. Ditto on Bush-Cheney legacy since, argues Frum, "Safety is the goal of the state." Also: Why can't Obama get any economic respect?

Trying to trade away values and principles that should be cherished does not make America safer, but only makes enemies abroad and diminishes America everywhere.
With the publication of Glenn Greenwald's new book on Edward Snowden and the NSA, the state surveillance issue is back in full force -- as if it ever went away.
Some of us predicted when Condi Rice left office that she would become intent on revising history. Faustian bargains don't end that quickly!
This level of dangerous blowback is exactly the harm Snowden blew the whistle on! But isn't it also what Senator Obama campaigned he would change, if elected to the presidency, before further damage could occur to our Constitutional rule of law?
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The Senate-CIA fight is jaw-dropping but Mary and David disagree if it's about oversight and/or Bush-Cheney 'torture.' Then: Is Obama a 'weak joke'(MM)? Were Ike, LBJ after Soviets invaded Hungry, Czechoslovakia (DC)? Was W while looking into Putin's soulful eyes (MG)?

Let's give the two of them the benefit of the doubt and inspect the plausibility of their quasi-allegations. What on earth would the Russians gain from forcing the US to dial back its purportedly essential and effective dragnet surveillance of the world's peoples? That's a tough one, but the obvious answer is "nothing," because we are not at war with Russia.
One surprisingly hot topic at fundraisers lately is campaign finance reform. Surprising to me because I can't imagine trying to make a sale and telling my customers that buying is itself a dangerous trend.