Let’s hit the Pause button.
News is swirling out of our nation’s capitol at a pace and depth worthy of 21st century rapidity. Significant issues of national security have swelled amid documented claims of domestic abuse. White House staffers are forced to quit while others face intense questions about their truthfulness and credibility. The investigation into Trump and the Kremlin result in a detailed indictment against Russian actors. National intelligence heads speak in one voice for the first time in what seems a very long time, denouncing Russian measures, White House narratives and Trump’s cavalier pronouncements. Meanwhile, a few stalwart Republican legislators are buttressing the foundations of law and order.
Are we approaching a paradigm shift? It would seem so. It looks as if the Trump Administration is both imploding and exploding as pressure heats up to an unsustainable degree.
And this is just during a two-week period.
Here’s a chronology of significant events moving the scenario of White House instability. Continue reading “The Last Two Weeks”