Morning Digestion – 9-18-19: COREY VS. HOUSE IMPEACHERS. NOT A GOOD LOOK FOR NADLER’S BUNCH.

Corey Lewendowski went to Nadler’s committee. He was contentious, hostile, smart ass, but so were they.

The List&Links

TRUMP:Criticized for taking on Calif homeless crisis.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/us/politics/trump-california-homeless.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Says homeless hurt the prestige of SF and LAhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-homeless-people-hurt-the-prestige-of-los-angeles-san-francisco/2019/09/17/71e71b9e-d982-11e9-ac63-3016711543fe_story.html

Warns homelessness destroying SF. He’s right. SF is miffed.https://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/Trump-touches-down-in-Bay-Area-for-campaign-cash-14446839.php

Trump trying to break California’s lock on auto emission standards.https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/trump-administration-to-revoke-californias-power-to-set-stricter-auto-emissions-standards/2019/09/17/79af2ee0-d97b-11e9-a688-303693fb4b0b_story.html
The world is evidently giving Iran a pass because Trump says they did it.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/us/politics/trump-iran.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Iran warns of retaliation if U.S. strikeshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/iran-warns-us-of-broad-retaliation-in-case-of-any-attack/2019/09/18/35a1275c-d99f-11e9-a1a5-162b8a9c9ca2_story.html

But American investigators are gathering bomb and drone parts to ID Iran.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/world/middleeast/iran-attacks-saudi-oil.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Iran hardliners think Trump will back down, giving them a free handhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/world/middleeast/iran-saudi-arabia-oil-attack.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=World%20News

Gets into pissing match with Lindsey over Iran response.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/us/politics/trump-lindsey-graham-iran.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Politics

How U.S. and Saudis missed the incominghttps://www.wsj.com/articles/saudi-arabia-increasingly-confident-iran-launched-oil-attack-11568733861?mod=hp_lead_pos6

POLITICS:Reublicans almost don’t exist in Californiahttps://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/How-isolated-are-California-Republicans-Let-s-14446731.php?psid=nvxRk

Warren’s crowds start to rival Trump’shttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/the-lines-keep-getting-longer-crowd-size-takes-center-stage-in-2020-race-as-warren-event-rivals-trump/2019/09/17/14112608-d960-11e9-ac63-3016711543fe_story.html

Big Dem Ed Buck charged after three guys die in his homehttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/us/ed-buck-charged-drug-house.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

Corey v. Swalwell. Good fun.https://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/Ex-Trump-campaign-manager-needles-Bay-Area-14447781.php

WP tsk tsks Corey’s nastinesshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/corey-lewandowski-debuts-his-senate-campaign-theme-unbridled-nastiness/2019/09/17/c77ba71a-d995-11e9-ac63-3016711543fe_story.html

Nadler and Pelosi fighting over impeachmenthttps://www.politico.com/story/2019/09/18/pelosi-nadler-schism-impeachment-1501755

CHINA:Used twitter trolls to discredit hong kong protestershttps://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/09/18/world/asia/hk-twitter.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

TECH:Obama speaking this morning at invitation only tech company in SFhttps://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Barack-Obama-San-Francisco-Splunk-vist-conference-14446775.php

FB and Goog cozy up to publishers, which means paying them.https://www.wsj.com/articles/google-facebook-cozy-up-to-publishers-as-regulators-circle-11568799001?mod=hp_lista_pos3

FB expands definition of terrorist orghttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/technology/facebook-hate-speech-extremism.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

FTC and DOJ pushed to be aggressive with Big Techhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/technology/senate-antitrust-tech-hearing.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

MIGRANTS:Tent and shipping container courtrooms for asylum hearingshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/immigration/along-texas-border-trump-administration-sets-up-tent-courts-for-virtual-asylum-hearings/2019/09/18/f29d1326-d9bc-11e9-adff-79254db7f766_story.html

GUNS:Trump blames Beto for gun deal becoming harder.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-says-deal-on-guns-much-harder-blames-beto-orourkes-comments-last-week/2019/09/18/8d712bdc-da0b-11e9-bfb1-849887369476_story.html

WTF:New Mexico will make college free for residentshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/us/new-mexico-free-college-tuition.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

NYT whining about three “teens” killed when they tried to rob a Georgia man.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/us/conyers-georgia-home-invasion.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=US%20News

Sander Vanocur dies same day as Cokie Robertshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/business/media/sander-vanocur-dead.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Obituaries

Mass shooting fashionhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/09/18/bstroy-school-shooting-sweatshirts-columbine-sandy-hook/

Snowden can write a book but DOJ wants the moneyhttps://www.politico.com/story/2019/09/17/edward-snowden-book-justice-department-1500736

Warriors slowly slip away from Oakland. SF on the jerseys.https://www.sfchronicle.com/warriors/article/Warriors-to-wear-San-Francisco-across-the-14447120.php

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