Trial begins in Norfolk for ex-sailor accused of spying for Russians

Robert Patrick Hoffman II

(Virginia-Pilot) The trial of a former sailor charged with trying last year to give “top secret” information to Russian agents began today in U.S. District Court. Defense attorneys for Robert P. Hoffman II asked the court for a postponement, noting the publication this month in The Virginian-Pilot of a 12-part series about the John Walker family […]

DICE Roundup 15 August

[buzzsprout episode no longer available] ________________________ Additional Information: Congress’s ObamaCare Exemption (Wall Street Journal) To adapt H.L. Mencken, nobody ever went broke underestimating the cynicism and self-dealing of the American political class. Witness their ad-libbed decision, at the 11th hour and on the basis of no legal authority, to create a special exemption for themselves from […]