Lunchtime Links: Senator McCain Recovering, Franken to “Reverse” Resignation?, and More

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Senator McCain is recovering in Arizona and will miss the tax bill vote, some lawmakers ask Senator Franken to “reverse” his resignation, what happened in Atlanta Sunday, and more accusation avalanche news in today’s Lunchtime Links…

MCCAIN TO REST AND BEGIN RECOVERY IN AZ
Senator McCain returns to Arizona, will miss vote on GOP tax bill

MORE TAX BILL NEWS
Bob Corker says he didn’t know tax bill included provision that may help his real estate biz
US taxpayers rush to claim deductions under threat from tax bill
GOP Tax Bill Would Set Up Years of Challenges

SECOND THOUGHTS ON FRANKEN?
Some Democrats Express Regret Over Calls for Franken to Resign: ‘Made Me Sick’

POWER ON, BUT STILL ‘IN THE DARK’ ON CAUSE
Power restored at Atlanta airport after 11-hour blackout grounds 1,500 flights, but service not back to normal
Chick-fil-A comes to the rescue during Atlanta airport’s power outage

INVESTIGATION NATION
House panel to interview publicist Rob Goldstone, Rep. Wasserman Schultz on Monday
Paranoia grips Capitol Hill as harassment scandal spreads
Trump says he’s not considering firing Mueller

WHAT’S GOING ON?
Puerto Rico Orders Review and Recount of Hurricane Deaths
Mark Hamill strikes back at Cruz: Thanks for ‘smarm-spaining’ net neutrality to me
NC town stinks so badly of ‘cat pee,’ that there’s an official state memo about it
Women’s March organizer accused of covering up sex abuse

ACCUSATION AVALANCHE SPEEDS UP
Federal appeals judge announces immediate retirement amid investigation prompted by accusations of sexual misconduct
Sarah Palin’s oldest son, Track, arrested on domestic violence charges
Democrat Ruben Kihuen (NV) Won’t Seek Re-Election Following Sexual Harassment Allegations
NBC silent on whether MSNBC’s Chris Matthews could face other sexual harassment accusations

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