Millions of pixels and untold numbers of trees perished in the partisan dust-up following the release of Rep. Devin Nunes' FISA memo. What all the point scoring misses -- tragically, but not surprisingly -- is how the memo demonstrates the lengths, and depths, the federal government will go to spy on American citizens.
There's a bit of controversy in the air over special counsel Robert Mueller's multiple grand jury investigation into possible contacts between the Trump presidential campaign and the Russian government. Is this a fishing expedition? Can Mueller exceed his mandate and investigate whatever he wants? Why a grand jury, anyway? Aren't those unconstitutional?