In other news, Crain's New York estimates that Trump's businesses lost at least $45 million and as much as $90 million in revenue in the last year. They attribute the decline to collapsing business at Trump's properties in blue states.
Meanwhile, the Trump regime official responsible denying abortions to the young immigrants in federal custody, Scott Lloyd, has been reassigned to an explicitly faith-based office where he won't have any decision making powers. A federal court eventually ordered Lloyd to stop blocking abortions.
Finally, a group of Senate Democrats have filed a lawsuit challenging the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the acting attorney general.
Also -- the CDC just issued a warning that you should not eat romaine lettuce under any circumstances, so keep an eye on that.
Outbreak Alert: Do not eat any romaine lettuce, including whole heads and hearts, chopped, organic and salad mixes with romaine until we learn more. If you don’t know if it’s romaine or can’t confirm the source, don’t eat it. https://t.co/NrFOIxG8hx pic.twitter.com/FuzkHv4bd3
— CDC (@CDCgov) November 20, 2018
Programming note... We'll be back in action here next Monday after the Thanksgiving holiday. I feel like I could sleep until then. Enjoy your turkey and have a good weekend.