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Morning Reads: Christie Goes On Offense; The Criminalization Of Enviro Activism

Former VA Gov. Bob McDonnell laments the “unjust overreach of the federal government” after he and his wife were indicted on 14 felony counts.
Morning Reads: Christie Goes On Offense; The Criminalization Of Enviro Activism
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Via Moyers & Company:

Good morning! Here are some of the stories we’re reading on a crisp day in NYC…

Fits every occasion –> Former VA Gov. Bob McDonnell laments the “unjust overreach of the federal government” after he and his wife were indicted on 14 felony counts in the gift scandal that dogged him for much of his term in office.

Must-read –>  At TNR, Mark Schmitt writes that the inequality debate is too sprawling, and we need a whole new framework to discuss what’s ailing our economy in the 21st century.

Best defense? –> Slate’s Dave Weigel: Chris Christie’s strategy is to attack the “libera...

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