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Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Caroline Orr
Michael Cohen

Source: Michael Cohen May Cooperate With Mueller Probe

‘He knows a lot of things about the President.’

June 20, 2018
Obstruction

Four-Star General Recalls That Nazis Separated Families, Too

When the government is helmed by leaders with an insatiable appetite for cruelty, even the unthinkable must be considered.

June 17, 2018
Trump, Russia

Russian State TV Boasts ‘Crimea Is Ours, Trump Is Ours!’

Russian state media is celebrating after Trump told G7 leaders that Crimea belongs to Russia because everyone who lives there speaks Russian.

June 17, 2018
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S., July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Leaked Israeli Intel Report Disputes Trump On North Korea Deal

An Israeli intelligence report concludes that the U.S. ‘retreated from its position’ on several key issues during talks with North Korea.

June 16, 2018
FBI

Trump’s FBI Director Rebuts Trump’s Attack On Bureau

Christopher Wray, Trump’s handpicked FBI director, threw some delightful shade at Trump during a press conference Thursday afternoon.

June 15, 2018
Robert Mueller

Mueller Moves To Protect Confidential Witnesses In Russia Probe

More witnesses are cooperating with the Russia probe that have been publicly revealed, and Mueller is working to make sure their information doesn’t get into the wrong hands.

June 14, 2018
Senate Health Bill

GOP Attack On Health Care Could Worsen Suicide Trend

With suicide rates already on the rise, the Trump administration wants to dismantle protections for pre-existing conditions — a move that could discourage people from seeking help for suicidal thoughts.

June 11, 2018
Trump VOA

As Manafort Is Indicted Again, Trump Won’t Rule Out Pardon

Trump is refusing to rule out the possibility of issuing a pardon to his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was indicted for the third time on Friday.

June 10, 2018
Robert Mueller

Former Reagan Attorney General Urges Republicans To Defend Mueller

Dick Thornburgh, attorney general under presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, called out his fellow Republicans for attacking special counsel Mueller and undermining the rule of law.

June 10, 2018
Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Under Scrutiny In Moscow Trump Tower Deal

According to Buzzfeed, Cohen had at least one phone conversation with Klokov after Ivanka pushed him to work with the Russian athlete.

June 8, 2018
James_Allsup_on_air

White Supremacist Wins Local GOP Post In Spokane

Emboldened by Trump’s racism, a record number of white supremacists are making their way into mainstream Republican politics.

June 6, 2018
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the media regarding donations to veterans foundations at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 31, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Indicted Russian Troll Factory Hails Trump Birthday

A new propaganda website linked to Russia’s troll factory has rolled out just in time for Trump’s birthday — and they’re inviting Americans to the White House to celebrate.

June 3, 2018
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a round table with the Republican Leadership Initiative at Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., August 25, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Trump Asserts Dictatorial Power In Russia Probe

In a letter to special counsel Robert Mueller, Trump’s legal team argues that it’s impossible for the president to commit obstruction — and that even if he did, he could pardon himself.

June 3, 2018
Trump, China

Memo Admits President, Don Jr. And Staff Lied About Trump Tower Meeting

In a newly released memo, Trump’s lawyers admit their client dictated a deceptive response about the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting, showing that the White House has lied for months about his involvement in crafting the response.

June 3, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

New Emails Show EPA Scheming With Climate Change Deniers

Newly released emails show EPA officials working with a right-wing think tank in a coordinated effort to undermine climate science.

June 2, 2018
Chicago, Illinois

In Illinois, Historic Victory For Equal Rights Amendment

In a landmark vote Wednesday evening, the Illinois House of Representatives passed the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), moving the measure one step closer to possible enshrinement in the U.S. Constitution.

June 1, 2018
DEVIN NUNES

Devin Nunes Smacked By Home District Backlash

Trump’s ‘chief errand boy’ is facing the first real challenge of his congressional career as voters in his home district grow tired of the clown show.

May 27, 2018
Nunes

Justice Briefing On FBI Source Was Not Bipartisan

No one can come up a legitimate reason for why Devin Nunes and Trey Gowdy are receiving a private briefing on classified documents related to the Russia investigation two hours before they’re scheduled to attend a second briefing with Democrats.

May 25, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the East Room of the White House in Washington

Burn! Via BBC, Royal Wedding Humiliates Trump Again

Well played, BBC. Well played.

May 20, 2018

Explosive New Report Implicates Trump Campaign In ‘Collusion’ With Gulf States

House intel Republicans said they found no evidence of collusion or crimes. Perhaps that’s because they didn’t look for either.

May 20, 2018
Trump, Media

With New Ebola Outbreak, Trump Cripples Global Health Security Team

As a new Ebola outbreak was declared on Tuesday, Trump called to rescind emergency outbreak funding and the White House abruptly disbanded its global health security team.

May 13, 2018
NRA wayne lapierre

NRA Suffers Embarrassing Defeat In Deep Red Oklahoma

Oklahoma’s Republican Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed an NRA-backed gun bill on Friday, dealing a major blow to the gun group.

May 13, 2018
Trump, Obamacare, Congress

Nobel-Winning Doctors’ Group Denounces Trump Pharma Plan

The international humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders issued a stinging rebuke of Trump’s plan to address prescription drug costs by pandering to the pharmaceutical industry.

May 12, 2018

Senate Intel Chair Dismisses Bogus House Report On Russia

‘I’m not sure that the House was required to substantiate every conclusion with facts.’

May 10, 2018
Russia, Putin

Stormy’s Lawyer Says Putin Pal Paid $500,000 To Michael Cohen

In an explosive new report, Michael Avenatti claims that a sanctioned Russian oligarch may have reimbursed Trump’s fixer, Michael Cohen, for the hush money paid to Stormy Daniels.

May 9, 2018