National Headlines 12-5-18

Is this it?: A Trump-hater’s guide to Mueller skepticism (Vanity Fair)

House Democrats plan a witch hunt against Trump (FOX News)

I called George Bush a ‘wimp’ on the cover of Newsweek. Why I was wrong. (Yahoo News)

Democrats really do love Republicans — when they’re dead (New York Post)

France’s Macron scraps fuel tax after protests (Associated Press)

France’s protesters are part of a global backlash against climate change taxes (Washington Post)

Michael Bloomberg backtracks on ethanol, slams Trump in Iowa (New York Post)

Possible 2020 candidate Joe Biden says he ‘may be a gaffe machine’ but he’s ‘the most qualified person’ to be president (CNBC)

Florida Democrat Andrew Gillum meets with Obama amid 2020 speculation (CNN)

George W. Bush’s emotional eulogy for his father marks a first in U.S. history (CBS News)

Facebook Board Backs Sheryl Sandberg’s Handling of Research on Investor George Soros (Wall Street Journal)