Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who is again seeking the Demcoratic presidential nomination, has some competition for progressive votes. What's a would-be nominee to do? Why, propose a new tax that socks it to the rich. Or in Sanders' case, to the estates of the dead who happen to be considered rich in the eyes of the tax code.
Who is afraid of the Knights of Columbus? Turns out a couple of Democratic senators are. And they are willing to block the nomination of a Trump federal court nominee because of that nominee's membership in the charitable organization:
The moral outrage we noted earlier about Border Patrol efforts to end and ultimately disperse the migrant caravan's asault on the border was entirely predictable. But something else was, too: the re-discovery that during the Obama years, there were similar incidents at the border (including the separation of migrants and their children).