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One-fourth of Trump’s Cyber Security Council Resign Claiming He is AWOL on Cyber Threats, Threatening Homeland Security
Cyber Security / Trump Incompetence

One-fourth of Trump’s Cyber Security Council Resign Claiming He is AWOL on Cyber Threats, Threatening Homeland Security

Originally posted on Cyber Report:
The National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) advises the Department of Homeland Security on cyber security and infrastructure protection.  The NIAC has recently warned that dramatic steps were required to prevent a possible “9/11-level cyber attacks”. On August 21st, seven of the NIAC’s 27 members resigned en masse, claiming President Donald Trump and…

In Brief: Why You Should Care About Trump’s Conflicts of Interest
Business Conflicts

In Brief: Why You Should Care About Trump’s Conflicts of Interest

Originally posted on Bennet Kelley's Clippings & More:
In Brief  features pull together content from multiple sources to provide an overview on a topic.  This segment is on President Trump’s many conflicts of interests. See Sunlight Foundation’s Ongoing List of Trump Conflict of Interest. CONSIDER THIS: https://twitter.com/Newsweek/status/881895353808814081 https://twitter.com/essenviews/status/896198668042227713 https://twitter.com/CREWcrew/status/898909185596940288 https://twitter.com/SafetyPinDaily/status/895643443346714624 THE EMOLUMENTS LITIGATION https://twitter.com/NationB4Party/status/889047529903595520 GOVERNMENT…

A Bipartisan Response To Charlottesville And The Trump Administration
Bigotry / Racism / Voter Suppression / White Supremacy

A Bipartisan Response To Charlottesville And The Trump Administration

Originally posted on Bennet Kelley's Clippings & More:
A Bipartisan Response To Charlottesville And The Trump Administration Like many Americans, I was appalled by the events this weekend in Charlottesville. As the cameras turned to the president’s golf retreat in New Jersey, my disgust turned to outrage as Trump failed an early test of…

Memo to Independent Counsel Starr: President Can Be Indicted
Impeachment / Trump Removal

Memo to Independent Counsel Starr: President Can Be Indicted

Originally posted on Bennet Kelley's Clippings & More:
A memorandum prepared for Whitewater Independent Counsel Ken Starr by then-University of Illinois Law Professor Ronald D. Rotunda asserting that a sitting President may be impeached has surfaced.  Rotunda, now the Doy and Dee Henley Chair and Distinguished Professor of Jurisprudence at Chapman University, had also served…

Donald Trump and “The Perfect Storm”: The Danger of Inaction
Foreign Policy / Russia / Trump Incompetence / Trump Removal

Donald Trump and “The Perfect Storm”: The Danger of Inaction

Originally posted on Bennet Kelley's Clippings & More:
Donald Trump and “The Perfect Storm” The Danger of Inaction July 5, 2017 I spoke with a documentary filmmaker once who explained that great tragic stories are often a “perfect storm” of bad decisions in a system that seemingly had been in place to prevent disaster…