18.05.16 Quick Quotes

May 16, 2018
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“Sometimes we were on the same side, and sometimes weren’t. But one thing about our colleague John McCain — you’d rather be on his side than not.”

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), on his decades-long relationship with the man he called "a genuine American hero" in the wake of untoward comments about Sen. McCain (R-AZ) made last week by a WH staffer.
“Just as women have been undervalued in Hollywood, we aren’t adequately represented in the lab, or in research, when it comes to heart health. Today in America, women are being sent to early graves because our country has failed to combat a disease that kills more of us annually than all forms of cancer combined.”

Barbara Streisand in a May 15th op-ed for USA Today on raising awareness for women's heart health.
“… the indictment falls squarely within that portion of the authority granted to the Special
Counsel that Manafort finds unobjectionable …. The regulations place no boundaries on who can be investigated or what charges can be brought …. the defendant has no grounds for complaint.”

U.S. District Judge Amy Jackson, rejecting Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort's attempt to dismiss a criminal case against him.

by Jenna Lee,