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What will be the Trump-Russia equivalent of Watergate’s smoking gun?

The turning point of the Watergate scandal happened exactly 44 years ago today. On July 16, 1973, Alexander Butterfield, the former White House deputy chief of staff, publicly dropped a dime on Richard Nixon. With TV cameras broadcasting the images live across the nation, Butterfield told the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities, better […]

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Clinton email coverage: Media as polarized as electorate

What you choose to believe about Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server when she was secretary of state depends on your politics. And the same goes, it seems, for the nation’s media, especially those in the Beltway. FBI Director James Comey delivered a definitive message that there was no evidence on which to […]

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