Mike's Blog Round Up
April 14, 2017

Blue Virginia: Why House Democrats are demanding the suspension of Jared Kushner’s security clearance.

Hullaboo: How the Trump White House became a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma.

SCOTUSblog: What goes on during a day at the Gorsuch-occupied Supreme Court.

Boing Boing: How politicians divide and conquer economists.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day:
"My great economists don't want know say this, but I think we can do better than that. Now, they're upset. They'll be very upset. But I think we can do and maybe substantially better than that." (Donald Trump, on his promise of 4 percent annual economic growth, September 15, 2016.)

Guest blogging Mike's Blog Round Up this week is Jon Perr from Perrspectives. Send your tips, recommendations, comments and angst to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.

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