David French (@DavidAFrench )

David French

Bio Senior Editor @TheDispatch, Columnist @Time, Iraq vet, married to @NancyAFrench. “A real problem” -Rush Limbaugh.
Location Franklin, TN
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Account created 19-01-2011 04:58:15
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Twitter Web App : On June 18, 1788 there was a debate in the Virginia Ratifying convention that featured a battleship row of founders, and James Madison said potent words about the impeachment authority of Congress even when a president acts at the peak of his power: frenchpress.thedispatch.com/p/james-madiso…

Twitter Web App : It's fun when a podcast starts to come together. I'm biased, but I think this episode is especially good. A great conversation. A substantive disagreement and debate. Good stuff: podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/epi…

Twitter Web App : It would be good if someone FOIA'd who -- specifically -- at the White House greenlit TruNews's credentials. That person should be exposed for either incompetence or, you know, the other thing.

iPhone : Thread. Our binary obsession with hyper-expensive Megacities and struggling rural/rust-belt towns is a widespread, bipartisan affliction. twitter.com/jmhorp/status/…

iPhone : For weeks, WH officials have told me its Alexander they’re watching, not Gardner. Good look at why > politico.com/news/2020/01/2…

iPhone : Substantial evidence Trump acted corruptly for personal gain:
• Tasked Giuliani, in a personal capacity, to press Ukraine on Bidens
• Did not open DoJ investigations; instead, sought Ukraine’s *announcement* of investigations
• Kept key administration officials out of the loop

iPhone : Executive privilege cannot be used to prevent a witness who is willing to testify from appearing, and certainly not one who no longer works in government. It’s not a gag order. And witnesses testify on national security all the time.

Bolton has a right to testify if he wants to. twitter.com/kylegriffin1/s…

Twitter Web App : Last item: Patrick Mahomes is so very good: frenchpress.thedispatch.com/p/james-madiso…