In the wake of the apparent competency gap at the Secret Service, Director Julia Pierson is stepping down.
- Meanwhile, the man charged with jumping the fence in the White House and making it inside before being stopped has pleaded not guilty.
- Florida Cop News, Part One: A Tallahassee officer has been put on leave during an investigation that he Tazed a 62-year-old woman in the back for no apparent reason.
- Florida Cop News, Part Two: The city of Waldo, known for being one of the nation's worst speed traps, has voted to disband its police department. The department was being investigated by the state for many issues, including ticket quotas.
- The latest poll has Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) trailing behind independent candidate Greg Orman, by five points.
- The ceasefire in Urkaine may be unravelling after 11 were killed in shelling that struck a schoolyard and bus stop in Donetsk.
- Some school children came into contact with the man in Texas diagnosed with the Ebola virus, which is still not a reason to panic.
The Washington Post Tried To Memory-Hole Kamala Harris' Bad Joke About Inmates Begging for Food and Water
At a time when legacy publications are increasingly seen as playing for one political "team" or the other, this type of editorial decision will not do anything to fix that perception.
The new president availed himself of Seila Law v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Partisans who abandon constitutional principles because they prove inconvenient are in for a rude surprise when the other team wins.
The president could form a sizable splinter party if he's serious, but GOP defectors would have major ballot-access issues. Might they take over a smaller party instead?