Michael Cohen's Friends Seem Fun

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The Regency strikes again!

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

  • Michael Cohen, by the way, has been under criminal investigations for “months,” prosecutors have confirmed. [The Hill]
  • The Justice Department inspector general released a damning and curiously timed report on former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe. [New York Times]
  • So, Mike Pompeo’s confirmation hearing didn’t go great. [CNN]
  • The GOP-led Kentucky legislature overrode Republican Gov. Matt Bevin’s veto and voted to raise taxes to increase public education funding. [The Hill]
  • Rosenstein is reportedly preparing himself to get fired. [The Hill]
  • A new Republican-sponsored Farm Bill would force work requirements into the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP). [NPR]
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Here are some tweets the President was allowed to publish:


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Ellie is a freelance writer and former senior writer at Jezebel. She is pursuing a master's degree in science journalism at Columbia University in the fall.

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Isn’t it funny how a white supremacists’ president, is constantly proving himself inferior to a black one? Especially, after claiming intellectual superiority to everyone.