All posts by Rob Cline

Impeachment Inquiry Will Pose Historic Challenge for Beltway Media

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that Democrats would open a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump over reports that he pressured the Ukrainian president over the phone to investigate a political opponent. A whistleblower from within the intelligence community submitted a formal complaint

Long Time No See #06 – The Opioid Crisis, Part 2

In Episode #04 of Long Time, No See, Michael sat down with Dr. Edwin Chapman to discuss the consequences of the Washington, D.C. Opioid Crisis. Now, in Episode #06, he discusses the political angle and the future of the crisis in the city with Dr. Chapman

Long Time No See #05 – Equal Rights Amendment

Today, June 4th, is the 100th anniversary of Congress’s passage of the 19th Amendment. Despite this historic landmark, the 19th amendment doesn’t go beyond voting rights. That’s where the Equal Rights Amendment comes in. The ERA is a yet-to-be-ratified amendment to the constitution that would

Long Time No See #04 – The Opioid Crisis, Part 1

When we think about the people most afflicted by the American opioid epidemic, we often think of white, rural communities. But new evidence suggests that most of the reporting and discussion around opioids is overlooking communities of color that are struggling with addiction. In the

Facebook Invites Reporters to See European Anti-Fake News Operation

A group of 12 reporters recently visited Facebook’s European headquarters to meet their team dedicated to combating fake-news and misinformation before this month’s European Parliamentary elections. Journalists from The New York Times, The Guardian, Politico and more provided detailed reporting of the 40 person team monitoring

Long Time No See #02 – Space Force

Does anyone else remember when the President announced he was creating a 6th wing of the military, which he proudly dubbed the “Space Force?” This episode features an interview with Jacqueline Klimas, a National Defense reporter at Politico, who breaks down what Trump actually accomplished

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Must Resign

Sanders, the official spokesperson for the President and a public servant, amplified a doctored video with the intent of smearing a high-profile reporter as a broader warning to the press. Sarah Huckabee Sanders must resign, now.