Ever wondered what members of Congress see when they tour a foreign country?
Well, maybe not. But if you're curious, Rep. Keith Ellison documented his recent trip to Afghanistan (complete with live narration) on his YouTube page. Congressional YouTube channels are normally used to highlight floor speeches, but in recent weeks Ellison has taken to filming his own videos.
A Duluth native who just barely lost Virginia's GOP gubernatorial primary said that politicians have not gone far enough in condemning the left for violence during a rally of white nationalists in Charlottesville. "I think that the left is going to try to use this as an excuse to crack down on conservative free speech," said Corey Stewart. "I think they're going to try to use this as an excuse to remove more historical monuments."