Amid a Spate of Late-Term Trump Pardons, Reality Winner’s Name Remains Conspicuously Absent
Billie Winner-Davis first saw the news that Donald Trump had announced pardons for 41 Americans and commutations for 8 others when she checked Twitter after work a few days before Christmas. She promptly turned on MSNBC in her home in Kingsville, 45 minutes southwest of Corpus Christi, hoping to hear her daughter’s name, Reality Winner, announced on the list. Reality had been incarcerated since 2018, serving a 63-month prison sentence for leaking to the press a National Security Agency report analyzing foreign attacks on U.S. election infrastructure. Winner-Davis had organized a grassroots movement pushing for her daughter’s release and maintained a sliver of hope that she might be back home for the holidays. Reality had already missed Thanksgiving, and, a few days before that, the…View Original Post
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