Kellyanne Conway Is Officially a 'Repeat Offender'

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Here’s all the shit we couldn’t cover today:

  • The U.S. Office of Special Counsel, which oversees compliance of the Hatch Act, has found that White House adviser Kellyanne Conway is a “repeat offender” of the law and should be fired. The Hatch Act prohibits most federal employees from engaging in various forms of political activity. [Politico]
  • Ecuador’s highest court legalized same-sex marriage in a 5-to-4 ruling. Congratulations! [NBC News]
  • Washington state Representative Pramila Jayapal wrote about her abortion. [New York Times]
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates and Danny Glover will testify at House reparations hearing. [NBC News]
  • The House Intelligence Committee has issued subpoenas for former Trump campaign deputy Rick Gates and former national security adviser Michael Flynn. [CNN]
  • California district court rules that incarcerated people can legally possess pot. [Politico]
  • Margaret Duncan, the wife of six-term Republican Representative Hunter Duncan—who, along with her husband, has been indicted for campaign finance fraud—will plead guilty. [Politico]
  • Democratic Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley have introduced a bill to make birth control available over-the-counter. [HuffPost]
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