Overheard in on M street: “there used to be a place called smith point. It was like mission on steroids.” @LukeRussert
“Republicans are laughing all the way to Election Day. They have not had to cast one bloody vote,” @SenSanders says to @DanaBashCNN
>@SenJoniErnst tells @DanaBashCNN she wants sanctions on Russia now. Ernst floated ejected them from the SWIFT banking system.
Congress gone for a week but this will be a big issue for the hill
if we're doing the every 2 years thing, Phish should be announcing Summer tour today 😆
Providence Journal: Rs hoping to play in @JimLangevin’s seat in RI
@WisVoter says goodbye on the front page of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
a few interesting front pages this morning …
AZ Republic: Sinema censured
WaPo: “USPS is thrust into role of relief”
The owner of the LV Sun lets us know what he thinks of the Biden presidency
NYT: Covid cases drop and Russia wants to install pro-Moscow prez in Kyiv
@MZanona @bresreports I’ve been working w him for 13 years and I’m barely alive. So maybe that’s true too????
An FAA notice has indicated VIP movement in Milwaukee Monday. This is typically POTUS/VP. In this case, as many have pointed out, it’s VP
Sources tell me Loomer was not on the list for the retreat and they are not sure how she got in, etc.
>@RepTomEmmer -- the chair of the party committee -- quickly intervened and said we don't talk about that here, and we don't get involved with primaries. Emmer shut down the talk quickly. but was an ... interesting moment for the leadership, which is down at the retreat
NEW An interesting scene unfolded at the @NRCC retreat this morning near Miami.
During a staff @NRCC briefing for donors Laura Loomer stood up and asked why the party committee isn't trying to defeat @Liz_Cheney and the others who voted to impeach Trump. She had someone filming
15 years ago, @politico launched. I’ve been fortunate to have played a small part in a few of its chapters. Legacy is a tricky thing to define at a 15-year mark, but one could argue that the company has had the most lasting impact on the digital journalism scene in this century.
Maybe my last on on topic of unsung @politico heroes: the person who helped us grow up and act our age - and then steered the ship during its biggest transition: @cbudoffbrown She went from beat reporter to beloved newsroom leader…now crushing it @NBCNews
But there is only person who helped conceive of @politico, lead it thru insane early days, steer/steady it during its toughest moments, and is still guiding/growing it 15 years later: @harrispolitico. W/out Harris there would be no The Politico.