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Thursday, January 17, 2019

House Foreign Affairs Chair: We’ll Probe Trump’s Secret Talks With Putin

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Trump spent the weekend melting down as major stories described his unsavory relationship with Russian dictator Vladimir Putin. But Trump’s troubles are only beginning, as the new House majority is determined to shine light on the situation.

“We will be holding hearings on the mysteries swirling around Trump’s bizarre relationship with Putin and his cronies,” Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY), the new chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said in a statement. Engle is determined to look into Trump’s activities and uncover “how those dark dealings affect our national security.”

The statement comes on the heels of two major stories from the weekend highlighting Trump’s unusual behavior when it comes to Putin.…

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Despite ‘Peace’ Talk, Trump Inched Closer To Armageddon In 2018

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Twelve months ago, Donald Trump rang in the new year by reminding the world that he could, at any moment, start a nuclear war just as easily as he sends a misguided tweet. It was only the second day of 2018 when Trump bragged about the size and power of his “nuclear button” compared to Kim Jong Un’s, raising the specter of an apocalyptic war.

Since then, Donald Trump’s personal relationship with the North Korean dictator has been transformed — but the threat of nuclear conflict has only grown, thanks to the failed foreign policy adventures of Trump and his war hawk advisers Mike Pompeo and John Bolton.…

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Danziger: Fox In The Nuthouse

Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.com.