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Who Will Turn Over the 2016 Rocks?

The republic can survive the truth, but the FBI and CIA probably can’t. WSJ, By Holman W. Jenkins, Jr., Nov. 26, 2019 6:50 pm ET James Comey, former director of the FBI, speaks in Salzburg, Austria, June 21. Photo: Alex Kraus/Bloomberg NewsA forthcomin...

Sondland’s Unimpeachable Offenses

Witnesses are providing more detail about what we already know. By The Editorial Board, WSJ, Nov. 20, 2019 7:09 pm ET Gordon Sondland speaks during a House Intelligence Committee impeachment inquiry hearing in Washington, D.C., Nov. 20. Photo: Al Drago...

The Impeachment Kangaroo

The Pelosi-Schiff impeachment shows what has gone so badly wrong with Washington. By Daniel Henninger, WSJ, Nov. 20, 2019 6:56 pm ET Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kyiv, May 20. Photo: U.S. Embassy Kyiv UkrainePresident Trump took a moment f...

America’s Inner-City Cartels

By Robert L. Woodson, WSJ, Nov. 18, 2019 7:06 pm ET Photo: Getty Images/Uppercut RFHeadlines were seized this month by the ambush and murder of three American women and six children by drug traffickers in Mexico. Americans were naturally shocked by the...

This Impeachment Subverts the Constitution

The impeachment power is quasi-judicial and differs fundamentally from Congress’s legislative authority. The Constitution assigns "the sole power of impeachment" to the House—the full chamber, which acts by majority vote, not by a press conference call...

Bill Barr ‘Gets’ Religion

The attorney general gives a speech on secularism, and the left goes bananas.WSJ, By William McGurn, Oct. 14, 2019 7:01 pm ET At Notre Dame, Bill Barr Takes on the SecularistsMain Street: During a speech at Notre Dame law school on October 11, 2019, A...

Whistleblowers and the Real Deep State

Civil servants too often forget they work for the people and seek to impose their own policy agendas. WSJ, By Kimberley A. Strassel, Oct. 11, 2019 6:23 pm ET Illustration: David Gothard.House Democrats are plowing ahead with an impeachment effort in...

What Were Robespierre’s Pronouns?

The French Revolution was led by sociopaths who politicized language, much like today’s Jacobins.WSJ, By Peggy Noonan, July 25, 2019 6:51 pm ET King Louis XVI of France is led to the guillotine, Jan. 21, 1793. Photo: Universal Images Group via Getty Im...