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Just Security: Reopen the Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump

By Mark Medish and Jonathan M. Winer October 14, 2021 A key item in Attorney General Merrick Garland’s inbox is gathering dust: Volume 2 of the report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , whose team investigated possible obstruction of justice by Donald Trump as president. Mueller originally submitted the report in March 2019 to Trump’s Attorney General William Barr,…
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October 14, 2021
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Washington Spectator: Road Map for a Constitutional Coup: The Republican Plan for Legislative Nullification of the Popular Vote for President

By Jonathan M. Winer October 4, 2021 It has now become clear that the efforts of Donald Trump and his supporters to overturn the 2020 elections were a multi-front attack. The newest revelations have further detailed the scheme devised by conservative lawyer John Eastman to convince Vice President Pence to overturn the election results on January 6,…
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October 4, 2021
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POLITICO: Why Trump’s Chaos Requires New Guardrails on Biden

BY RICHARD GEPHARDT, GARY HART, JOEL MCCLEARY and MARK MEDISH September 15, 2021 Richard Gephardt is a former congressman from Missouri and House majority leader. Gary Hart is a former senator from Colorado. Joel McCleary and Mark Medish served at the White House under Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, respectively. All four are members of Keep Our Republic,…
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September 15, 2021
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NEWSWEEK: Holding Lawyers to Account Part 2

TOM ROGERS AND TIMOTHY E. WIRTH  ON 9/14/21 AT 6:00 AM EDT A month before last November's election, we wrote a column imploring state bars overseeing the licensing of lawyers to make clear to all attorneys involved in the election process not to file frivolous claims intended to undermine the integrity of election results. We were quite…
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September 14, 2021
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Democracy and Voter Suppression

By Gary Hart One of the several wars left over by the Trump administration and the recent 2020 election is the explosion of initiatives, largely in red State legislatures, to restrict voting by limiting or eliminating absentee or mail-in ballots, requiring multiple identification documents, restricting voting hours and days, and generally discouraging people from voting.…
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March 26, 2021
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NEWSWEEK: The Big Lie Exception to the Filibuster Rule

By Dick Gephardt, Timothy E. Wirth And Tom Rogers Protecting American's right to vote is shaping up to be the central civil rights battle of the Biden presidency, and the massive effort to suppress that right needs to be addressed head on, now. Three months into 2021, some 253 pieces of legislation and counting have…
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March 24, 2021