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FBI employee altered key document in surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ watchdog says

FBI employee altered key document in surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ watchdog says

FBI employee altered key document related to surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ inspector general says

lawyer manipulated a key investigative document related to the FBI's secret surveillance of a former Trump

campaign adviser -- enough to change the substantive meaning of the document, Justice Department Inspector

campaign aide Carter Page will be released on Dec. 9.

At a meeting with top GOP senators and Trump administration officials at the White House on Thursday

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Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate made no news

Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate made no news

After a nearly 11-hour hearing on impeaching President Trump, MSNBC and the Washington Post hosted a

Democratic debate where the leadoff topic was…impeaching President Trump.

should the president's conduct uncovered by this impeachment inquiry be to any Democratic nominee's campaign

“Because I have the right experience to take on Donald Trump,” he said. That was as rough as it got.

Democratic debate where the leadoff topic was…impeaching President Trump.

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Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking About Son's Love Child: 'Classy'

Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking About Son's Love Child: 'Classy'

The paternity suit is only the latest headache Hunter Biden has caused his father’s presidential campaign

Initially, the younger Biden was supposed to play a key role in the campaign, but such plans were squashed

News of the incident was enough to scuttle a planned appearance by Hunter Biden at his father’s campaign

Hunter Biden has found himself the center of the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry after President Donald Trump

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Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as

he enters his re-election campaign.

The July 25 date is significant: it’s the same day Trump spoke by phone with Zelenskiy and pressed for

At one point, Holmes said, he heard Sondland tell Trump that Zelenskiy “loves your ass.”

campaign.

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Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wrap-up – Top 8 takeaways

Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wrap-up – Top 8 takeaways

Trump wanted answers on 2016

Trump characterized his desires as a “favor” in a phone call with Zelensky.

on his anti-corruption campaign promises.

It is a fact that Pence made the case for aid to President Trump.

The anti-Trump media acted predictably

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Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump and ‘Bet on the Wrong Horse’

Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump and ‘Bet on the Wrong Horse’

“So this is during the presidential campaign when President Trump was then the nominee for the Republican

Party,” Hill said, adding the Chaly was “critical of President Trump.”

with the election as Trump has claimed.

“And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign.”

campaign, including about former campaign manager Paul Manafort, it didn’t represent a “top-down effort

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Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment hearing to warn about conspiracy theories and Russia

Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment hearing to warn about conspiracy theories and Russia

House national security adviser, Fiona Hill outmaneuvered Republicans on Thursday at the likely final Trump

The Republicans have been bringing up an op-ed a former Ukraine ambassador wrote in 2016 against Trump

And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign.

A string of witnesses testified these past days to the essential Trump scheme: He used the presidency

to help his 2020 reelection campaign by pressuring — directly or indirectly, through other players,

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They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

House impeachment inquiry, 10 are career professionals — members of the “deep state” that President Trump

Trump and the president of Ukraine was inappropriate — had his father not fled the Soviet Union four

Yovanovitch, the former ambassador to Ukraine, spoke of how undermined she felt when she learned of a smear campaign

Trump — “bad news” in his words.

nonpartisan and have been appointed to my positions by every president from President Reagan to President Trump

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Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

President Trump wants an aggressive defense, but White House officials and Republicans are divided over

choice between sitting in their seats during an impeachment trial or spending time with voters on the campaign

Trump that focuses on shifting attention away from Mr.

Trump seriously.

Trump shook his hand and did not mention the comments about his conduct.

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Et tu, Drudge? Alarm grows on right over site’s anti-Trump pivot

Alarm grows on right over site’s anti-Trump pivot

But those who follow the site closely say a sudden anti-Trump pivot is unmistakeable.

During the 2016 presidential primary campaign, PolitiChicks’ Brooke McGowan said she was “sick and tired

of Drudge” — because he was too pro-Trump.

Trump in 2020 for Vice President Mike Pence — and the Drudge Report linked it.

story and any low Trump poll numbers.

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Opinion | The Impeachment Hearings Revealed a Lot — None of It Great for Trump

Opinion | The Impeachment Hearings Revealed a Lot — None of It Great for Trump

conspiracy theory that Ukraine, not Russia, had hacked Democratic computers during the 2016 campaign

Nunes and other Trump defenders.

Trump and Mr.

some of you on the committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign

Trump.

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Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondland’s hotels with one-star reviews

Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondland’s hotels with one-star reviews

Some Yelp reviewers want people to change where they stay because of Sondland’s involvement in the Trump

“If you’re looking for a hotel owned by a Trump supporter who gave the campaign a million dollars in

“[He] not only donated $1 million to Trump’s campaign but also was heavily involved in the Trump Ukraine

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U.S.: 'Absolutely No Truth' to South Korea Troop Withdrawal Report

U.S.: 'Absolutely No Truth' to South Korea Troop Withdrawal Report

Trump officials recently exerted pressure on Seoul to pay $5 billion a year for keeping some 28,500 American

countries to increase their payments for U.S. military support was one of President Donald Trump’s key campaign

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CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc in Page Surveillance

CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc in Page Surveillance

under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump

campaign adviser, CNN reported Thursday.

effort to obtain warrants under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act on Carter Page, a former Trump

campaign aide, CNN reported. 

Allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser, an FBI official

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Majority of likely voters say Trump's impeachment and removal will lead to violence, poll finds

Majority of likely voters say Trump's impeachment and removal will lead to violence, poll finds

Among Republicans, 60 percent expressed fears of violence if Trump is removed, from both people who oppose

Trump frequently touts his approval rating with Rasmussen Reports, which consistently finds higher numbers

Trump tweeted an image of himself at a campaign rally along with "50% approval," attributed to Rasmussen

and his campaign hashtags #MAGA and #KAG, meaning "Keep America Great."

A video showed Antifa members stepping on and beating a Trump supporter on the ground, and more than

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2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of play in South Carolina, 100 days out from the primary

2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of play in South Carolina, 100 days out from the primary

So far this year, CBS News campaign reporters Musadiq Bidar and Adam Brewster say Biden has held 52 campaign

But until this week, few knew he had an off-the-books meeting with President Trump at the White House

And, according to NBC News, the dinner also included venture capitalist Peter Thiel, who is a major Trump

Trump entered the White House. 

Trump, whose campaign relies heavily on social media — has praised.

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The Irregular Channel

The Irregular Channel

Throughout the impeachment inquiry, an image has surfaced of the Trump administration’s two policymaking

of you on this committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign

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Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

In a news conference in Seoul on Friday, Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration

itself the 'œbiggest victim' in his death while accusing Washington and Seoul of orchestrating a smear campaign

She also expressed hope that the Trump administration would use its diplomatic opening with Pyongyang

During the earlier part of his presidency, President Donald Trump strongly criticized North Korea over

Following his second summit with Kim in Vietnam in February, Trump said he takes Kim 'œat his word'

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FBI lawyer allegedly altered document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

FBI lawyer allegedly altered document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

A former FBI lawyer allegedly altered a document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter

investigating how intelligence was gathered by agencies including the CIA and FBI during the probe into the Trump

campaign, CNN reported.

Trump and his supporters have repeatedly claimed the security agencies took shady steps in their investigation

A former FBI lawyer allegedly altered a document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter

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Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal Investigation for Altering Document on Trump Surveillance | Breitbart

Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal Investigation for Altering Document on Trump Surveillance |

under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump

campaign adviser, several people briefed on the matter told CNN.

substantive change to an investigative document is likely to fuel accusations from President Donald Trump

campaign.

campaign.

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Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee altered key document related to Carter Page surveillance: reports

Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee altered key document related to Carter Page surveillance: reports

employee manipulated a key investigative document related to the FBI's secretive surveillance of former Trump

then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, also revealed that bureau brass circulated at least two anti-Trump

blog articles, including a Lawfare blog post sent shortly after Election Day that called Trump possibly

application, which relied in part on information from British ex-spy Christopher Steele – whose anti-Trump

Steele's claims but did not clearly state that Steele worked for a firm hired by Hillary Clinton's campaign

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Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct regarding FISA warrants during 2016 election to be released by watchdog in December

Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct regarding FISA warrants during 2016 election to be released by watchdog in December

and the FBI's adherence to Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) requirements during the 2016 campaign

the legal requirements in filing applications for surveillance warrants for "a certain U.S. person," Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page.

Page lived and worked in Russia and traveled to Moscow in a personal capacity during the campaign, to

Graham suggested that the White House thinks there's a better than 50% chance the House will not impeach Trump

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Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016: 'They Bet on the Wrong Horse'

Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016: 'They Bet on the Wrong Horse'

Valeriy Chaly in August 2016, which was critical of then-candidate Donald Trump.

campaign.

And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign — it’s quite evident here

cited several Ukrainian officials in the article who were trying to collect information on Trump’s then-campaign

She remembers collecting remarks that world leaders had made about candidate Trump after she joined the

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Don Lemon on CNN: It's 'mental' to deny Trump did something wrong

Matt Drudge, Drudge Report anti-Trump pivot alarms conservatives

Deval Patrick cancels presidential campaign stop after two people attend

Don Lemon on CNN: It's 'mental' to deny Trump did something wrong

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Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Zuberi agreed to plead guilty in Los Angeles to tax evasion, campaign finance crimes and another offense

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Jim Jordan hammers Democrats, says they sought foreign interference with Steele dossier

Jim Jordan hammers Democrats, says they sought foreign interference with Steele dossier

opposition research firm Fusion GPS to dossier author Christopher Steele to the FBI, which put President Trump

The operation was funded by the Democratic National Committee and the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign

they opened in July 2016 where they spied on to American citizens associated with the presidential campaign

Trump and his associates.

Trump had any type of informant relationship with Moscow. No Trump ally was charged in a conspiracy.

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Opinion | Pete Buttigieg 2020?

Opinion | Pete Buttigieg 2020?

Buttigieg promises deliverance from the baseness of the Trump presidency, while his skeptics believe

This reversal struck many as part of a larger, calculated campaign pivot from fresh-faced progressive

And he implicitly is demonstrating that his cool, deliberate style would be a huge asset against Trump

Last month, an internal campaign memo surfaced claiming that “being gay was a barrier” for him with black

“The Audacity of Pete Buttigieg”: Jason Zengerle reports on his campaign. [GQ]

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Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation

Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation

The mere hint of changes was enough to ignite the Trump campaign to an aggressive public response on

Identifying a campaign ad and restricting how it is targeted will not be a problem. “But PACs?

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Adam Schiff closes public hearing with animated speech: ‘This president believes he is above the law’

Adam Schiff closes public hearing with animated speech: ‘This president believes he is above the law’

House Democrats' impeachment inquiry with a fiery speech, saying among other things that President Trump

., said, referring to the claim that Trump pushed Ukraine to investigate political rival Joe Biden and

course of seven hearings on President Trump’s conduct with Ukraine, including details about the smear campaign

Trump, who calls Schiff “the most dishonest man in politics,” has repeatedly blasted the lawmaker.

Schiff has accused Trump of engaging in a quid pro quo in pushing for Ukraine to investigate Burisma,

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Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed pleads to Gov. Newsom to end sanctuary state law

Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed pleads to Gov. Newsom to end sanctuary state law

She appeared with Donald Trump in 2016 when he spoke on immigration policy during his presidential campaign

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Impeachment surprises boost Dems, but Republican resistance holds

Impeachment surprises boost Dems, but Republican resistance holds

new testimony, recently discovered documents and a real-time Twitter broadside from President Donald Trump

But even as Democrats felt like they had made an ironclad case that Trump had abused the power of his

ambassador to Ukraine whom he removed in May amid a smear campaign led by his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani

Trump himself even seemed to acknowledge that reality Thursday morning.

“The difference between then and now is not the difference between Nixon and Trump.

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Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ about disagreements between presidential candidates at Silicon Valley fundraiser

Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ about disagreements between presidential candidates at Silicon Valley fundraiser

argued that disagreements between the Democratic hopefuls pale in comparison to the gap between them and Trump

He said candidates should avoid getting distracted from the goal of defeating Trump by divisive intramural

Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign.

Part of the discrepancy comes from the fact that President Trump has been helping the RNC bring in money

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Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on Newsmax TV

Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on Newsmax TV

The weekday show hosted by Bannon includes co-hosts Jason Miller, former Trump campaign senior communications

provide up-to-the-second analysis and commentary on the historic impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump

"We will deliver information and analysis on the impeachment of President Trump to hard-working Americans

., Citizens United president and former deputy Trump campaign manager David Bossie, veteran political

It's the closest thing to hanging out with Trump himself in your bathrobe . . . the hosts bring a sharp

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Yang wants online poker to be legal in all 50 states; Warren plan combats white nationalist violence

The Yang campaign said the move would create a more “secure” environment to play in, and that it’s common

The campaign pointed to a report that estimated the potential size of a U.S. online poker market at $2.2

“Donald Trump wants to divide us — to pit worker against worker, neighbor against neighbor,” she said

on her campaign website.

Klobuchar believes it’s time “to take back our democracy,” her campaign said.

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David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry is a Democratic hoax to block his reelection with smears

David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry is a Democratic hoax to block his reelection with smears

So they’re instead trying to impeach Trump before the 2020 election, just over 11 months from now.

They are selling hate for Trump instead of a vision for the future.

So much so that their allies in the anti-Trump media were forced to exaggerate portions of U.S.

The American people see this entire effort as a taxpayer-funded smear campaign against the duly elected

campaign and who will be held accountable for any unlawful conduct.

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Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

In a news conference in Seoul on Friday, Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration

itself the “biggest victim” in his death while accusing Washington and Seoul of orchestrating a smear campaign

She also expressed hope that the Trump administration would use its diplomatic opening with Pyongyang

During the earlier part of his presidency, President Donald Trump strongly criticized North Korea over

Following his second summit with Kim in Vietnam in February, Trump said he takes Kim “at his word” that

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CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FBI's McCabe, Baker about network's own FISA bombshell report

CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FBI's McCabe, Baker about network's own FISA bombshell report

an FBI official who allegedly altered a document used to obtain a FISA warrant in order to surveil Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page during the 2016 election.

Cuomo Prime Time" anchor spent the entire hour covering the ongoing impeachment hearing into President Trump

Trump, in real-time, tweeted his skepticism.

Cuomo Prime Time” namesake then turned off speakerphone and could no longer hear his mother — just as Trump

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Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

But the Republican Party rakes in cash through joint fundraising committees with President Donald Trump

Elizabeth Warren, who has sworn off high-dollar fundraising for her presidential campaign, among others

Obama acknowledged the disadvantage Thursday, saying Democrats won't match the Trump-backed GOP "dollar

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Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investigation for altering Russia probe document

Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investigation for altering Russia probe document

FBI lawyer is being investigated for allegedly altering a document connected to the surveillance of Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page, according to a report Thursday.

The revelation is a shot in the arm for President Trump and his allies, who have argued that the FBI’

FBI lawyer is being investigated for allegedly altering a document connected to the surveillance of Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page, according to a report Thursday.

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Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as he enters

his re-election campaign.

the House intelligence committee, read Trump's tweet to Yovanovitch and suggested it was part of a campaign

'œI then heard President Trump ask, '˜So, he's gonna do the investigation?'

'' He said Sondland told Trump that Zelenskiy will do 'œanything you ask him to.'

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Trump True Believers Say 'No More Sondlands!'

Trump True Believers Say 'No More Sondlands!'

William Tayor) and Republicans with no ties to Trump (Oregon hotelier Amb. Sondland).

"Trump unfortunately has appointed to positions of influence many people who have made a lot of money

And not choosing the right people to serve has been a real failure of the Trump administration."

., Trump's state campaign chairman in Alabama, was even more outspoken.

Trump himself passed them by unless he had a good reason.

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The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

WASHINGTON — In recent days, lawmakers were told that when President Trump ramped up his campaign to

Trump on a party-line vote in the House and would risk losing momentum if they took the time to wage

Sondland, the ambassador to the European Union and a key figure in the pressure campaign, amended his

Trump suspended $391 million in American security aid to Ukraine in part to force Ukraine to investigate

a debunked conspiracy theory involving Democrats during the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Dems plot next move as impeachment hearings fail to sway GOP, public

Dems plot next move as impeachment hearings fail to sway GOP, public

Trump abused the levers of power and bribed Ukraine officials to help his re-election campaign.

Trump.

Trump, denying him due process.

Trump, though he did ask Mr.

investigation request, but Democrats argue the threat was understood and part of an ongoing pressure campaign

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R.N.C. Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s Book

Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s Book

When Donald Trump Jr.’s new book “Triggered” appeared at the top of the New York Times best-seller list

Trump had gotten a boost from his father’s Twitter feed and from the Republican National Committee, which

University of Florida, a fund-raising consultant working for the R.N.C. and President Trump’s re-election campaign

also helped arrange a paid speaking engagement on campus in early October for Donald Trump Jr.

stores and the Trump International Hotel.

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Bernie Sanders sits down with

Bernie Sanders sits down with "Bernie Sanders" in new campaign video

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sat down for an interview with a comedic version of himself in a new campaign

Sanders began performing alongside fellow comedian Anthony Atamanuik's version of President Donald Trump

, in a popular series of mock "Trump vs.

Atamanuik's Trump was given his own Comedy Central show shortly after the election, The President Show

Senator Bernie Sanders was interviewed by a comedy doppelganger in a campaign video released Thursday

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Juan Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in' to public conscience, former VP still seen as best candidate to beat Trump

Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in' to public conscience, former VP still seen as best candidate to beat Trump

said many Democrats still see the ex-senator from Delaware as the party's best bet to defeat President Trump

"Donald Trump is making the case for [Biden]," Williams said.

"I think people who like Joe Biden [and] who think he can beat Trump say 'yeah, we like this guy, and

Magoo-ing his way" through the campaign.

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With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end

With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end

impeachment inquiry hearings with testimony from two witnesses who reinforced that President Donald Trump

Trump retweeted some allies’ assessments of the inquiry, including that of Rep.

to what he said he came to believe was a campaign to pressure a foreign government to investigate Biden

Holmes said he heard Trump ask, “So, he’s gonna do the investigation?”

the notion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election, Hill offered a blunt warning about the 2020 campaign

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White House, GOP Senators Discuss Impeachment Trial Strategy

Participants expressed more interest in voting as soon as they have the 51 votes needed to acquit Trump

over his attempts to pressure Ukraine to help his 2020 reelection campaign.

Senators said Trump brought up impeachment briefly but did not directly ask them for their support and

The Democratic-controlled House is expected to vote to impeach Trump in coming weeks.

The person said Trump will make the final decision on strategy.

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Trump Signs Funding Bill to Avert Government Shutdown This Week

An administration official said Trump signed the bill that was approved by the Republican-led Senate

already arduous, could be further complicated by the highly charged impeachment investigation against Trump

Trump denies doing anything improper.

Trump made his pledge to build such a wall a centerpiece of his 2016 campaign for president, although

An administration official said Trump signed the bill that...

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Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearing 'was the Fiona Hill show'

Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearing 'was the Fiona Hill show'

Fiona Hill gave very compelling testimony during the latest Trump impeachment inquiry hearings before

toward Ukraine on the basis of national security and both Washington's and Kiev's interests, while Trump

Wallace said Hill testified that there was concern expressed by some Kiev officials about candidate Trump

during the campaign, but that such a situation paled in comparison to actions by Russia.

Fiona Hill gave very compelling testimony during the latest Trump impeachment inquiry hearings before

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FBI employee altered key document in surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ watchdog says

FBI employee altered key document in surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ watchdog says

FBI employee altered key document related to surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ inspector general says

lawyer manipulated a key investigative document related to the FBI's secret surveillance of a former Trump

campaign adviser -- enough to change the substantive meaning of the document, Justice Department Inspector

campaign aide Carter Page will be released on Dec. 9.

At a meeting with top GOP senators and Trump administration officials at the White House on Thursday

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David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry is a Democratic hoax to block his reelection with smears

David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry is a Democratic hoax to block his reelection with smears

So they’re instead trying to impeach Trump before the 2020 election, just over 11 months from now.

They are selling hate for Trump instead of a vision for the future.

So much so that their allies in the anti-Trump media were forced to exaggerate portions of U.S.

The American people see this entire effort as a taxpayer-funded smear campaign against the duly elected

campaign and who will be held accountable for any unlawful conduct.

Read full article: David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry ...→
FBI lawyer allegedly altered document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

FBI lawyer allegedly altered document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

A former FBI lawyer allegedly altered a document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter

investigating how intelligence was gathered by agencies including the CIA and FBI during the probe into the Trump

campaign, CNN reported.

Trump and his supporters have repeatedly claimed the security agencies took shady steps in their investigation

A former FBI lawyer allegedly altered a document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter

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Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking About Son's Love Child: 'Classy'

Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking About Son's Love Child: 'Classy'

The paternity suit is only the latest headache Hunter Biden has caused his father’s presidential campaign

Initially, the younger Biden was supposed to play a key role in the campaign, but such plans were squashed

News of the incident was enough to scuttle a planned appearance by Hunter Biden at his father’s campaign

Hunter Biden has found himself the center of the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry after President Donald Trump

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CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FBI's McCabe, Baker about network's own FISA bombshell report

CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FBI's McCabe, Baker about network's own FISA bombshell report

an FBI official who allegedly altered a document used to obtain a FISA warrant in order to surveil Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page during the 2016 election.

Cuomo Prime Time" anchor spent the entire hour covering the ongoing impeachment hearing into President Trump

Trump, in real-time, tweeted his skepticism.

Cuomo Prime Time” namesake then turned off speakerphone and could no longer hear his mother — just as Trump

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Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee altered key document related to Carter Page surveillance: reports

Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee altered key document related to Carter Page surveillance: reports

employee manipulated a key investigative document related to the FBI's secretive surveillance of former Trump

then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, also revealed that bureau brass circulated at least two anti-Trump

blog articles, including a Lawfare blog post sent shortly after Election Day that called Trump possibly

application, which relied in part on information from British ex-spy Christopher Steele – whose anti-Trump

Steele's claims but did not clearly state that Steele worked for a firm hired by Hillary Clinton's campaign

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Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wrap-up – Top 8 takeaways

Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wrap-up – Top 8 takeaways

Trump wanted answers on 2016

Trump characterized his desires as a “favor” in a phone call with Zelensky.

on his anti-corruption campaign promises.

It is a fact that Pence made the case for aid to President Trump.

The anti-Trump media acted predictably

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Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investigation for altering Russia probe document

Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investigation for altering Russia probe document

FBI lawyer is being investigated for allegedly altering a document connected to the surveillance of Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page, according to a report Thursday.

The revelation is a shot in the arm for President Trump and his allies, who have argued that the FBI’

FBI lawyer is being investigated for allegedly altering a document connected to the surveillance of Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page, according to a report Thursday.

Read full article: Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investiga...→
Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016: 'They Bet on the Wrong Horse'

Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016: 'They Bet on the Wrong Horse'

Valeriy Chaly in August 2016, which was critical of then-candidate Donald Trump.

campaign.

And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign — it’s quite evident here

cited several Ukrainian officials in the article who were trying to collect information on Trump’s then-campaign

She remembers collecting remarks that world leaders had made about candidate Trump after she joined the

Read full article: Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016:...→
Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment hearing to warn about conspiracy theories and Russia

Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment hearing to warn about conspiracy theories and Russia

House national security adviser, Fiona Hill outmaneuvered Republicans on Thursday at the likely final Trump

The Republicans have been bringing up an op-ed a former Ukraine ambassador wrote in 2016 against Trump

And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign.

A string of witnesses testified these past days to the essential Trump scheme: He used the presidency

to help his 2020 reelection campaign by pressuring — directly or indirectly, through other players,

Read full article: Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment heari...→
Trump True Believers Say 'No More Sondlands!'

Trump True Believers Say 'No More Sondlands!'

William Tayor) and Republicans with no ties to Trump (Oregon hotelier Amb. Sondland).

"Trump unfortunately has appointed to positions of influence many people who have made a lot of money

And not choosing the right people to serve has been a real failure of the Trump administration."

., Trump's state campaign chairman in Alabama, was even more outspoken.

Trump himself passed them by unless he had a good reason.

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Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Zuberi agreed to plead guilty in Los Angeles to tax evasion, campaign finance crimes and another offense

Read full article: Federal prosecutors weighing new charges...→
Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

President Trump wants an aggressive defense, but White House officials and Republicans are divided over

choice between sitting in their seats during an impeachment trial or spending time with voters on the campaign

Trump that focuses on shifting attention away from Mr.

Trump seriously.

Trump shook his hand and did not mention the comments about his conduct.

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Dems plot next move as impeachment hearings fail to sway GOP, public

Dems plot next move as impeachment hearings fail to sway GOP, public

Trump abused the levers of power and bribed Ukraine officials to help his re-election campaign.

Trump.

Trump, denying him due process.

Trump, though he did ask Mr.

investigation request, but Democrats argue the threat was understood and part of an ongoing pressure campaign

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Opinion | Pete Buttigieg 2020?

Opinion | Pete Buttigieg 2020?

Buttigieg promises deliverance from the baseness of the Trump presidency, while his skeptics believe

This reversal struck many as part of a larger, calculated campaign pivot from fresh-faced progressive

And he implicitly is demonstrating that his cool, deliberate style would be a huge asset against Trump

Last month, an internal campaign memo surfaced claiming that “being gay was a barrier” for him with black

“The Audacity of Pete Buttigieg”: Jason Zengerle reports on his campaign. [GQ]

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Opinion | The Impeachment Hearings Revealed a Lot — None of It Great for Trump

Opinion | The Impeachment Hearings Revealed a Lot — None of It Great for Trump

conspiracy theory that Ukraine, not Russia, had hacked Democratic computers during the 2016 campaign

Nunes and other Trump defenders.

Trump and Mr.

some of you on the committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign

Trump.

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Bernie Sanders sits down with

Bernie Sanders sits down with "Bernie Sanders" in new campaign video

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sat down for an interview with a comedic version of himself in a new campaign

Sanders began performing alongside fellow comedian Anthony Atamanuik's version of President Donald Trump

, in a popular series of mock "Trump vs.

Atamanuik's Trump was given his own Comedy Central show shortly after the election, The President Show

Senator Bernie Sanders was interviewed by a comedy doppelganger in a campaign video released Thursday

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Adam Schiff closes public hearing with animated speech: ‘This president believes he is above the law’

Adam Schiff closes public hearing with animated speech: ‘This president believes he is above the law’

House Democrats' impeachment inquiry with a fiery speech, saying among other things that President Trump

., said, referring to the claim that Trump pushed Ukraine to investigate political rival Joe Biden and

course of seven hearings on President Trump’s conduct with Ukraine, including details about the smear campaign

Trump, who calls Schiff “the most dishonest man in politics,” has repeatedly blasted the lawmaker.

Schiff has accused Trump of engaging in a quid pro quo in pushing for Ukraine to investigate Burisma,

Read full article: Adam Schiff closes public hearing with a...→
U.S.: 'Absolutely No Truth' to South Korea Troop Withdrawal Report

U.S.: 'Absolutely No Truth' to South Korea Troop Withdrawal Report

Trump officials recently exerted pressure on Seoul to pay $5 billion a year for keeping some 28,500 American

countries to increase their payments for U.S. military support was one of President Donald Trump’s key campaign

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With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end

With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end

impeachment inquiry hearings with testimony from two witnesses who reinforced that President Donald Trump

Trump retweeted some allies’ assessments of the inquiry, including that of Rep.

to what he said he came to believe was a campaign to pressure a foreign government to investigate Biden

Holmes said he heard Trump ask, “So, he’s gonna do the investigation?”

the notion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election, Hill offered a blunt warning about the 2020 campaign

Read full article: With a warning on Russia, blitz of publi...→
Impeachment surprises boost Dems, but Republican resistance holds

Impeachment surprises boost Dems, but Republican resistance holds

new testimony, recently discovered documents and a real-time Twitter broadside from President Donald Trump

But even as Democrats felt like they had made an ironclad case that Trump had abused the power of his

ambassador to Ukraine whom he removed in May amid a smear campaign led by his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani

Trump himself even seemed to acknowledge that reality Thursday morning.

“The difference between then and now is not the difference between Nixon and Trump.

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Majority of likely voters say Trump's impeachment and removal will lead to violence, poll finds

Majority of likely voters say Trump's impeachment and removal will lead to violence, poll finds

Among Republicans, 60 percent expressed fears of violence if Trump is removed, from both people who oppose

Trump frequently touts his approval rating with Rasmussen Reports, which consistently finds higher numbers

Trump tweeted an image of himself at a campaign rally along with "50% approval," attributed to Rasmussen

and his campaign hashtags #MAGA and #KAG, meaning "Keep America Great."

A video showed Antifa members stepping on and beating a Trump supporter on the ground, and more than

Read full article: Majority of likely voters say Trump's im...→

Trump Signs Funding Bill to Avert Government Shutdown This Week

An administration official said Trump signed the bill that was approved by the Republican-led Senate

already arduous, could be further complicated by the highly charged impeachment investigation against Trump

Trump denies doing anything improper.

Trump made his pledge to build such a wall a centerpiece of his 2016 campaign for president, although

An administration official said Trump signed the bill that...

Read full article: Trump Signs Funding Bill to Avert Govern...→
Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on Newsmax TV

Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on Newsmax TV

The weekday show hosted by Bannon includes co-hosts Jason Miller, former Trump campaign senior communications

provide up-to-the-second analysis and commentary on the historic impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump

"We will deliver information and analysis on the impeachment of President Trump to hard-working Americans

., Citizens United president and former deputy Trump campaign manager David Bossie, veteran political

It's the closest thing to hanging out with Trump himself in your bathrobe . . . the hosts bring a sharp

Read full article: Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on News...→
The Irregular Channel

The Irregular Channel

Throughout the impeachment inquiry, an image has surfaced of the Trump administration’s two policymaking

of you on this committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign

Read full article: The Irregular Channel...→
Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

In a news conference in Seoul on Friday, Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration

itself the 'œbiggest victim' in his death while accusing Washington and Seoul of orchestrating a smear campaign

She also expressed hope that the Trump administration would use its diplomatic opening with Pyongyang

During the earlier part of his presidency, President Donald Trump strongly criticized North Korea over

Following his second summit with Kim in Vietnam in February, Trump said he takes Kim 'œat his word'

Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→
Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate made no news

Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate made no news

After a nearly 11-hour hearing on impeaching President Trump, MSNBC and the Washington Post hosted a

Democratic debate where the leadoff topic was…impeaching President Trump.

should the president's conduct uncovered by this impeachment inquiry be to any Democratic nominee's campaign

“Because I have the right experience to take on Donald Trump,” he said. That was as rough as it got.

Democratic debate where the leadoff topic was…impeaching President Trump.

Read full article: Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

In a news conference in Seoul on Friday, Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration

itself the “biggest victim” in his death while accusing Washington and Seoul of orchestrating a smear campaign

She also expressed hope that the Trump administration would use its diplomatic opening with Pyongyang

During the earlier part of his presidency, President Donald Trump strongly criticized North Korea over

Following his second summit with Kim in Vietnam in February, Trump said he takes Kim “at his word” that

Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→
Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal Investigation for Altering Document on Trump Surveillance | Breitbart

Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal Investigation for Altering Document on Trump Surveillance |

under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump

campaign adviser, several people briefed on the matter told CNN.

substantive change to an investigative document is likely to fuel accusations from President Donald Trump

campaign.

campaign.

Read full article: Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal...→

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as

he enters his re-election campaign.

The July 25 date is significant: it’s the same day Trump spoke by phone with Zelenskiy and pressed for

At one point, Holmes said, he heard Sondland tell Trump that Zelenskiy “loves your ass.”

campaign.

Read full article: Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaway...→
Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

But the Republican Party rakes in cash through joint fundraising committees with President Donald Trump

Elizabeth Warren, who has sworn off high-dollar fundraising for her presidential campaign, among others

Obama acknowledged the disadvantage Thursday, saying Democrats won't match the Trump-backed GOP "dollar

Read full article: Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill ...→
Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct regarding FISA warrants during 2016 election to be released by watchdog in December

Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct regarding FISA warrants during 2016 election to be released by watchdog in December

and the FBI's adherence to Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) requirements during the 2016 campaign

the legal requirements in filing applications for surveillance warrants for "a certain U.S. person," Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page.

Page lived and worked in Russia and traveled to Moscow in a personal capacity during the campaign, to

Graham suggested that the White House thinks there's a better than 50% chance the House will not impeach Trump

Read full article: Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct r...→
Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump and ‘Bet on the Wrong Horse’

Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump and ‘Bet on the Wrong Horse’

“So this is during the presidential campaign when President Trump was then the nominee for the Republican

Party,” Hill said, adding the Chaly was “critical of President Trump.”

with the election as Trump has claimed.

“And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign.”

campaign, including about former campaign manager Paul Manafort, it didn’t represent a “top-down effort

Read full article: Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump a...→
Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as he enters

his re-election campaign.

the House intelligence committee, read Trump's tweet to Yovanovitch and suggested it was part of a campaign

'œI then heard President Trump ask, '˜So, he's gonna do the investigation?'

'' He said Sondland told Trump that Zelenskiy will do 'œanything you ask him to.'

Read full article: Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaway...→

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Don Lemon on CNN: It's 'mental' to deny Trump did something wrong

Matt Drudge, Drudge Report anti-Trump pivot alarms conservatives

Deval Patrick cancels presidential campaign stop after two people attend

Don Lemon on CNN: It's 'mental' to deny Trump did something wrong

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They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

House impeachment inquiry, 10 are career professionals — members of the “deep state” that President Trump

Trump and the president of Ukraine was inappropriate — had his father not fled the Soviet Union four

Yovanovitch, the former ambassador to Ukraine, spoke of how undermined she felt when she learned of a smear campaign

Trump — “bad news” in his words.

nonpartisan and have been appointed to my positions by every president from President Reagan to President Trump

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The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

WASHINGTON — In recent days, lawmakers were told that when President Trump ramped up his campaign to

Trump on a party-line vote in the House and would risk losing momentum if they took the time to wage

Sondland, the ambassador to the European Union and a key figure in the pressure campaign, amended his

Trump suspended $391 million in American security aid to Ukraine in part to force Ukraine to investigate

a debunked conspiracy theory involving Democrats during the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Jim Jordan hammers Democrats, says they sought foreign interference with Steele dossier

Jim Jordan hammers Democrats, says they sought foreign interference with Steele dossier

opposition research firm Fusion GPS to dossier author Christopher Steele to the FBI, which put President Trump

The operation was funded by the Democratic National Committee and the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign

they opened in July 2016 where they spied on to American citizens associated with the presidential campaign

Trump and his associates.

Trump had any type of informant relationship with Moscow. No Trump ally was charged in a conspiracy.

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Et tu, Drudge? Alarm grows on right over site’s anti-Trump pivot

Alarm grows on right over site’s anti-Trump pivot

But those who follow the site closely say a sudden anti-Trump pivot is unmistakeable.

During the 2016 presidential primary campaign, PolitiChicks’ Brooke McGowan said she was “sick and tired

of Drudge” — because he was too pro-Trump.

Trump in 2020 for Vice President Mike Pence — and the Drudge Report linked it.

story and any low Trump poll numbers.

Read full article: Et tu, Drudge? Alarm grows on right over...→
R.N.C. Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s Book

Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s Book

When Donald Trump Jr.’s new book “Triggered” appeared at the top of the New York Times best-seller list

Trump had gotten a boost from his father’s Twitter feed and from the Republican National Committee, which

University of Florida, a fund-raising consultant working for the R.N.C. and President Trump’s re-election campaign

also helped arrange a paid speaking engagement on campus in early October for Donald Trump Jr.

stores and the Trump International Hotel.

Read full article: R.N.C. Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies o...→
Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation

Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation

The mere hint of changes was enough to ignite the Trump campaign to an aggressive public response on

Identifying a campaign ad and restricting how it is targeted will not be a problem. “But PACs?

Read full article: Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps...→
Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondland’s hotels with one-star reviews

Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondland’s hotels with one-star reviews

Some Yelp reviewers want people to change where they stay because of Sondland’s involvement in the Trump

“If you’re looking for a hotel owned by a Trump supporter who gave the campaign a million dollars in

“[He] not only donated $1 million to Trump’s campaign but also was heavily involved in the Trump Ukraine

Read full article: Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondl...→
Juan Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in' to public conscience, former VP still seen as best candidate to beat Trump

Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in' to public conscience, former VP still seen as best candidate to beat Trump

said many Democrats still see the ex-senator from Delaware as the party's best bet to defeat President Trump

"Donald Trump is making the case for [Biden]," Williams said.

"I think people who like Joe Biden [and] who think he can beat Trump say 'yeah, we like this guy, and

Magoo-ing his way" through the campaign.

Read full article: Juan Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in'...→
Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed pleads to Gov. Newsom to end sanctuary state law

Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed pleads to Gov. Newsom to end sanctuary state law

She appeared with Donald Trump in 2016 when he spoke on immigration policy during his presidential campaign

Read full article: Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed ...→
CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc in Page Surveillance

CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc in Page Surveillance

under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump

campaign adviser, CNN reported Thursday.

effort to obtain warrants under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act on Carter Page, a former Trump

campaign aide, CNN reported. 

Allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser, an FBI official

Read full article: CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc ...→

White House, GOP Senators Discuss Impeachment Trial Strategy

Participants expressed more interest in voting as soon as they have the 51 votes needed to acquit Trump

over his attempts to pressure Ukraine to help his 2020 reelection campaign.

Senators said Trump brought up impeachment briefly but did not directly ask them for their support and

The Democratic-controlled House is expected to vote to impeach Trump in coming weeks.

The person said Trump will make the final decision on strategy.

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Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ about disagreements between presidential candidates at Silicon Valley fundraiser

Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ about disagreements between presidential candidates at Silicon Valley fundraiser

argued that disagreements between the Democratic hopefuls pale in comparison to the gap between them and Trump

He said candidates should avoid getting distracted from the goal of defeating Trump by divisive intramural

Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign.

Part of the discrepancy comes from the fact that President Trump has been helping the RNC bring in money

Read full article: Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ abo...→
2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of play in South Carolina, 100 days out from the primary

2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of play in South Carolina, 100 days out from the primary

So far this year, CBS News campaign reporters Musadiq Bidar and Adam Brewster say Biden has held 52 campaign

But until this week, few knew he had an off-the-books meeting with President Trump at the White House

And, according to NBC News, the dinner also included venture capitalist Peter Thiel, who is a major Trump

Trump entered the White House. 

Trump, whose campaign relies heavily on social media — has praised.

Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of p...→
Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearing 'was the Fiona Hill show'

Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearing 'was the Fiona Hill show'

Fiona Hill gave very compelling testimony during the latest Trump impeachment inquiry hearings before

toward Ukraine on the basis of national security and both Washington's and Kiev's interests, while Trump

Wallace said Hill testified that there was concern expressed by some Kiev officials about candidate Trump

during the campaign, but that such a situation paled in comparison to actions by Russia.

Fiona Hill gave very compelling testimony during the latest Trump impeachment inquiry hearings before

Read full article: Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearin...→

Yang wants online poker to be legal in all 50 states; Warren plan combats white nationalist violence

The Yang campaign said the move would create a more “secure” environment to play in, and that it’s common

The campaign pointed to a report that estimated the potential size of a U.S. online poker market at $2.2

“Donald Trump wants to divide us — to pit worker against worker, neighbor against neighbor,” she said

on her campaign website.

Klobuchar believes it’s time “to take back our democracy,” her campaign said.

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FBI employee altered key document in surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ watchdog says

FBI employee altered key document in surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ watchdog says

FBI employee altered key document related to surveillance of Trump adviser, DOJ inspector general says

lawyer manipulated a key investigative document related to the FBI's secret surveillance of a former Trump

campaign adviser -- enough to change the substantive meaning of the document, Justice Department Inspector

campaign aide Carter Page will be released on Dec. 9.

At a meeting with top GOP senators and Trump administration officials at the White House on Thursday

Read full article: FBI employee altered key document in sur...→
Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

In a news conference in Seoul on Friday, Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration

itself the 'œbiggest victim' in his death while accusing Washington and Seoul of orchestrating a smear campaign

She also expressed hope that the Trump administration would use its diplomatic opening with Pyongyang

During the earlier part of his presidency, President Donald Trump strongly criticized North Korea over

Following his second summit with Kim in Vietnam in February, Trump said he takes Kim 'œat his word'

Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→
David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry is a Democratic hoax to block his reelection with smears

David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry is a Democratic hoax to block his reelection with smears

So they’re instead trying to impeach Trump before the 2020 election, just over 11 months from now.

They are selling hate for Trump instead of a vision for the future.

So much so that their allies in the anti-Trump media were forced to exaggerate portions of U.S.

The American people see this entire effort as a taxpayer-funded smear campaign against the duly elected

campaign and who will be held accountable for any unlawful conduct.

Read full article: David Bossie: Trump impeachment inquiry ...→
Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate made no news

Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate made no news

After a nearly 11-hour hearing on impeaching President Trump, MSNBC and the Washington Post hosted a

Democratic debate where the leadoff topic was…impeaching President Trump.

should the president's conduct uncovered by this impeachment inquiry be to any Democratic nominee's campaign

“Because I have the right experience to take on Donald Trump,” he said. That was as rough as it got.

Democratic debate where the leadoff topic was…impeaching President Trump.

Read full article: Forgotten? Why MSNBC’s Democratic debate...→
FBI lawyer allegedly altered document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

FBI lawyer allegedly altered document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser

A former FBI lawyer allegedly altered a document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter

investigating how intelligence was gathered by agencies including the CIA and FBI during the probe into the Trump

campaign, CNN reported.

Trump and his supporters have repeatedly claimed the security agencies took shady steps in their investigation

A former FBI lawyer allegedly altered a document related to surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter

Read full article: FBI lawyer allegedly altered document re...→

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

In a news conference in Seoul on Friday, Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration

itself the “biggest victim” in his death while accusing Washington and Seoul of orchestrating a smear campaign

She also expressed hope that the Trump administration would use its diplomatic opening with Pyongyang

During the earlier part of his presidency, President Donald Trump strongly criticized North Korea over

Following his second summit with Kim in Vietnam in February, Trump said he takes Kim “at his word” that

Read full article: Parents of late US hostage chasing North...→
Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking About Son's Love Child: 'Classy'

Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking About Son's Love Child: 'Classy'

The paternity suit is only the latest headache Hunter Biden has caused his father’s presidential campaign

Initially, the younger Biden was supposed to play a key role in the campaign, but such plans were squashed

News of the incident was enough to scuttle a planned appearance by Hunter Biden at his father’s campaign

Hunter Biden has found himself the center of the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry after President Donald Trump

Read full article: Joe Biden Mocks Reporter for Asking Abou...→
Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal Investigation for Altering Document on Trump Surveillance | Breitbart

Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal Investigation for Altering Document on Trump Surveillance |

under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump

campaign adviser, several people briefed on the matter told CNN.

substantive change to an investigative document is likely to fuel accusations from President Donald Trump

campaign.

campaign.

Read full article: Report: Former FBI Lawyer Under Criminal...→
CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FBI's McCabe, Baker about network's own FISA bombshell report

CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FBI's McCabe, Baker about network's own FISA bombshell report

an FBI official who allegedly altered a document used to obtain a FISA warrant in order to surveil Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page during the 2016 election.

Cuomo Prime Time" anchor spent the entire hour covering the ongoing impeachment hearing into President Trump

Trump, in real-time, tweeted his skepticism.

Cuomo Prime Time” namesake then turned off speakerphone and could no longer hear his mother — just as Trump

Read full article: CNN's Chris Cuomo fails to ask former FB...→

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as

he enters his re-election campaign.

The July 25 date is significant: it’s the same day Trump spoke by phone with Zelenskiy and pressed for

At one point, Holmes said, he heard Sondland tell Trump that Zelenskiy “loves your ass.”

campaign.

Read full article: Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaway...→
Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee altered key document related to Carter Page surveillance: reports

Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee altered key document related to Carter Page surveillance: reports

employee manipulated a key investigative document related to the FBI's secretive surveillance of former Trump

then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, also revealed that bureau brass circulated at least two anti-Trump

blog articles, including a Lawfare blog post sent shortly after Election Day that called Trump possibly

application, which relied in part on information from British ex-spy Christopher Steele – whose anti-Trump

Steele's claims but did not clearly state that Steele worked for a firm hired by Hillary Clinton's campaign

Read full article: Horowitz finds evidence FBI employee alt...→
Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

But the Republican Party rakes in cash through joint fundraising committees with President Donald Trump

Elizabeth Warren, who has sworn off high-dollar fundraising for her presidential campaign, among others

Obama acknowledged the disadvantage Thursday, saying Democrats won't match the Trump-backed GOP "dollar

Read full article: Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill ...→
Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wrap-up – Top 8 takeaways

Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wrap-up – Top 8 takeaways

Trump wanted answers on 2016

Trump characterized his desires as a “favor” in a phone call with Zelensky.

on his anti-corruption campaign promises.

It is a fact that Pence made the case for aid to President Trump.

The anti-Trump media acted predictably

Read full article: Tom Del Beccaro: Impeachment hearings wr...→
Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct regarding FISA warrants during 2016 election to be released by watchdog in December

Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct regarding FISA warrants during 2016 election to be released by watchdog in December

and the FBI's adherence to Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) requirements during the 2016 campaign

the legal requirements in filing applications for surveillance warrants for "a certain U.S. person," Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page.

Page lived and worked in Russia and traveled to Moscow in a personal capacity during the campaign, to

Graham suggested that the White House thinks there's a better than 50% chance the House will not impeach Trump

Read full article: Report on Justice Dept and FBI conduct r...→
Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investigation for altering Russia probe document

Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investigation for altering Russia probe document

FBI lawyer is being investigated for allegedly altering a document connected to the surveillance of Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page, according to a report Thursday.

The revelation is a shot in the arm for President Trump and his allies, who have argued that the FBI’

FBI lawyer is being investigated for allegedly altering a document connected to the surveillance of Trump

campaign adviser Carter Page, according to a report Thursday.

Read full article: Ex-FBI lawyer reportedly under investiga...→
Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump and ‘Bet on the Wrong Horse’

Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump and ‘Bet on the Wrong Horse’

“So this is during the presidential campaign when President Trump was then the nominee for the Republican

Party,” Hill said, adding the Chaly was “critical of President Trump.”

with the election as Trump has claimed.

“And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign.”

campaign, including about former campaign manager Paul Manafort, it didn’t represent a “top-down effort

Read full article: Hill: Ukraine Insulted Candidate Trump a...→
Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016: 'They Bet on the Wrong Horse'

Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016: 'They Bet on the Wrong Horse'

Valeriy Chaly in August 2016, which was critical of then-candidate Donald Trump.

campaign.

And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign — it’s quite evident here

cited several Ukrainian officials in the article who were trying to collect information on Trump’s then-campaign

She remembers collecting remarks that world leaders had made about candidate Trump after she joined the

Read full article: Hill on Ukraine Backing Clinton in 2016:...→
Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as he enters

his re-election campaign.

the House intelligence committee, read Trump's tweet to Yovanovitch and suggested it was part of a campaign

'œI then heard President Trump ask, '˜So, he's gonna do the investigation?'

'' He said Sondland told Trump that Zelenskiy will do 'œanything you ask him to.'

Read full article: Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaway...→
Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment hearing to warn about conspiracy theories and Russia

Fiona Hill: Used Trump impeachment hearing to warn about conspiracy theories and Russia

House national security adviser, Fiona Hill outmaneuvered Republicans on Thursday at the likely final Trump

The Republicans have been bringing up an op-ed a former Ukraine ambassador wrote in 2016 against Trump

And so, you know, they were trying to curry favor with the Clinton campaign.

A string of witnesses testified these past days to the essential Trump scheme: He used the presidency

to help his 2020 reelection campaign by pressuring — directly or indirectly, through other players,

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Don Lemon on CNN: It's 'mental' to deny Trump did something wrong

Matt Drudge, Drudge Report anti-Trump pivot alarms conservatives

Deval Patrick cancels presidential campaign stop after two people attend

Don Lemon on CNN: It's 'mental' to deny Trump did something wrong

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Trump True Believers Say 'No More Sondlands!'

Trump True Believers Say 'No More Sondlands!'

William Tayor) and Republicans with no ties to Trump (Oregon hotelier Amb. Sondland).

"Trump unfortunately has appointed to positions of influence many people who have made a lot of money

And not choosing the right people to serve has been a real failure of the Trump administration."

., Trump's state campaign chairman in Alabama, was even more outspoken.

Trump himself passed them by unless he had a good reason.

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They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

House impeachment inquiry, 10 are career professionals — members of the “deep state” that President Trump

Trump and the president of Ukraine was inappropriate — had his father not fled the Soviet Union four

Yovanovitch, the former ambassador to Ukraine, spoke of how undermined she felt when she learned of a smear campaign

Trump — “bad news” in his words.

nonpartisan and have been appointed to my positions by every president from President Reagan to President Trump

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Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Zuberi agreed to plead guilty in Los Angeles to tax evasion, campaign finance crimes and another offense

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The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

WASHINGTON — In recent days, lawmakers were told that when President Trump ramped up his campaign to

Trump on a party-line vote in the House and would risk losing momentum if they took the time to wage

Sondland, the ambassador to the European Union and a key figure in the pressure campaign, amended his

Trump suspended $391 million in American security aid to Ukraine in part to force Ukraine to investigate

a debunked conspiracy theory involving Democrats during the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

President Trump wants an aggressive defense, but White House officials and Republicans are divided over

choice between sitting in their seats during an impeachment trial or spending time with voters on the campaign

Trump that focuses on shifting attention away from Mr.

Trump seriously.

Trump shook his hand and did not mention the comments about his conduct.

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Jim Jordan hammers Democrats, says they sought foreign interference with Steele dossier

Jim Jordan hammers Democrats, says they sought foreign interference with Steele dossier

opposition research firm Fusion GPS to dossier author Christopher Steele to the FBI, which put President Trump

The operation was funded by the Democratic National Committee and the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign

they opened in July 2016 where they spied on to American citizens associated with the presidential campaign

Trump and his associates.

Trump had any type of informant relationship with Moscow. No Trump ally was charged in a conspiracy.

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Dems plot next move as impeachment hearings fail to sway GOP, public

Dems plot next move as impeachment hearings fail to sway GOP, public

Trump abused the levers of power and bribed Ukraine officials to help his re-election campaign.

Trump.

Trump, denying him due process.

Trump, though he did ask Mr.

investigation request, but Democrats argue the threat was understood and part of an ongoing pressure campaign

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Et tu, Drudge? Alarm grows on right over site’s anti-Trump pivot

Alarm grows on right over site’s anti-Trump pivot

But those who follow the site closely say a sudden anti-Trump pivot is unmistakeable.

During the 2016 presidential primary campaign, PolitiChicks’ Brooke McGowan said she was “sick and tired

of Drudge” — because he was too pro-Trump.

Trump in 2020 for Vice President Mike Pence — and the Drudge Report linked it.

story and any low Trump poll numbers.

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Opinion | Pete Buttigieg 2020?

Opinion | Pete Buttigieg 2020?

Buttigieg promises deliverance from the baseness of the Trump presidency, while his skeptics believe

This reversal struck many as part of a larger, calculated campaign pivot from fresh-faced progressive

And he implicitly is demonstrating that his cool, deliberate style would be a huge asset against Trump

Last month, an internal campaign memo surfaced claiming that “being gay was a barrier” for him with black

“The Audacity of Pete Buttigieg”: Jason Zengerle reports on his campaign. [GQ]

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R.N.C. Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s Book

Spent Nearly $100,000 on Copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s Book

When Donald Trump Jr.’s new book “Triggered” appeared at the top of the New York Times best-seller list

Trump had gotten a boost from his father’s Twitter feed and from the Republican National Committee, which

University of Florida, a fund-raising consultant working for the R.N.C. and President Trump’s re-election campaign

also helped arrange a paid speaking engagement on campus in early October for Donald Trump Jr.

stores and the Trump International Hotel.

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Opinion | The Impeachment Hearings Revealed a Lot — None of It Great for Trump

Opinion | The Impeachment Hearings Revealed a Lot — None of It Great for Trump

conspiracy theory that Ukraine, not Russia, had hacked Democratic computers during the 2016 campaign

Nunes and other Trump defenders.

Trump and Mr.

some of you on the committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign

Trump.

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Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation

Campaigns Say Google Ad Policy Sidesteps Problem of Disinformation

The mere hint of changes was enough to ignite the Trump campaign to an aggressive public response on

Identifying a campaign ad and restricting how it is targeted will not be a problem. “But PACs?

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Bernie Sanders sits down with

Bernie Sanders sits down with "Bernie Sanders" in new campaign video

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sat down for an interview with a comedic version of himself in a new campaign

Sanders began performing alongside fellow comedian Anthony Atamanuik's version of President Donald Trump

, in a popular series of mock "Trump vs.

Atamanuik's Trump was given his own Comedy Central show shortly after the election, The President Show

Senator Bernie Sanders was interviewed by a comedy doppelganger in a campaign video released Thursday

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Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondland’s hotels with one-star reviews

Yelp reviewers are trashing Gordon Sondland’s hotels with one-star reviews

Some Yelp reviewers want people to change where they stay because of Sondland’s involvement in the Trump

“If you’re looking for a hotel owned by a Trump supporter who gave the campaign a million dollars in

“[He] not only donated $1 million to Trump’s campaign but also was heavily involved in the Trump Ukraine

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Adam Schiff closes public hearing with animated speech: ‘This president believes he is above the law’

Adam Schiff closes public hearing with animated speech: ‘This president believes he is above the law’

House Democrats' impeachment inquiry with a fiery speech, saying among other things that President Trump

., said, referring to the claim that Trump pushed Ukraine to investigate political rival Joe Biden and

course of seven hearings on President Trump’s conduct with Ukraine, including details about the smear campaign

Trump, who calls Schiff “the most dishonest man in politics,” has repeatedly blasted the lawmaker.

Schiff has accused Trump of engaging in a quid pro quo in pushing for Ukraine to investigate Burisma,

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Juan Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in' to public conscience, former VP still seen as best candidate to beat Trump

Williams: Biden's gaffes 'baked in' to public conscience, former VP still seen as best candidate to beat Trump

said many Democrats still see the ex-senator from Delaware as the party's best bet to defeat President Trump

"Donald Trump is making the case for [Biden]," Williams said.

"I think people who like Joe Biden [and] who think he can beat Trump say 'yeah, we like this guy, and

Magoo-ing his way" through the campaign.

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U.S.: 'Absolutely No Truth' to South Korea Troop Withdrawal Report

U.S.: 'Absolutely No Truth' to South Korea Troop Withdrawal Report

Trump officials recently exerted pressure on Seoul to pay $5 billion a year for keeping some 28,500 American

countries to increase their payments for U.S. military support was one of President Donald Trump’s key campaign

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Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed pleads to Gov. Newsom to end sanctuary state law

Rancho Cucamonga mom who son was killed pleads to Gov. Newsom to end sanctuary state law

She appeared with Donald Trump in 2016 when he spoke on immigration policy during his presidential campaign

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With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end

With a warning on Russia, blitz of public testimony in impeachment inquiry comes to an end

impeachment inquiry hearings with testimony from two witnesses who reinforced that President Donald Trump

Trump retweeted some allies’ assessments of the inquiry, including that of Rep.

to what he said he came to believe was a campaign to pressure a foreign government to investigate Biden

Holmes said he heard Trump ask, “So, he’s gonna do the investigation?”

the notion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election, Hill offered a blunt warning about the 2020 campaign

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CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc in Page Surveillance

CNN: FBI Official Allegedly Altered Doc in Page Surveillance

under criminal investigation after allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump

campaign adviser, CNN reported Thursday.

effort to obtain warrants under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act on Carter Page, a former Trump

campaign aide, CNN reported. 

Allegedly altering a document related to 2016 surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser, an FBI official

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Impeachment surprises boost Dems, but Republican resistance holds

Impeachment surprises boost Dems, but Republican resistance holds

new testimony, recently discovered documents and a real-time Twitter broadside from President Donald Trump

But even as Democrats felt like they had made an ironclad case that Trump had abused the power of his

ambassador to Ukraine whom he removed in May amid a smear campaign led by his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani

Trump himself even seemed to acknowledge that reality Thursday morning.

“The difference between then and now is not the difference between Nixon and Trump.

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White House, GOP Senators Discuss Impeachment Trial Strategy

Participants expressed more interest in voting as soon as they have the 51 votes needed to acquit Trump

over his attempts to pressure Ukraine to help his 2020 reelection campaign.

Senators said Trump brought up impeachment briefly but did not directly ask them for their support and

The Democratic-controlled House is expected to vote to impeach Trump in coming weeks.

The person said Trump will make the final decision on strategy.

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Majority of likely voters say Trump's impeachment and removal will lead to violence, poll finds

Majority of likely voters say Trump's impeachment and removal will lead to violence, poll finds

Among Republicans, 60 percent expressed fears of violence if Trump is removed, from both people who oppose

Trump frequently touts his approval rating with Rasmussen Reports, which consistently finds higher numbers

Trump tweeted an image of himself at a campaign rally along with "50% approval," attributed to Rasmussen

and his campaign hashtags #MAGA and #KAG, meaning "Keep America Great."

A video showed Antifa members stepping on and beating a Trump supporter on the ground, and more than

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Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ about disagreements between presidential candidates at Silicon Valley fundraiser

Obama urges Democrats to ‘chill out’ about disagreements between presidential candidates at Silicon Valley fundraiser

argued that disagreements between the Democratic hopefuls pale in comparison to the gap between them and Trump

He said candidates should avoid getting distracted from the goal of defeating Trump by divisive intramural

Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign.

Part of the discrepancy comes from the fact that President Trump has been helping the RNC bring in money

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Trump Signs Funding Bill to Avert Government Shutdown This Week

An administration official said Trump signed the bill that was approved by the Republican-led Senate

already arduous, could be further complicated by the highly charged impeachment investigation against Trump

Trump denies doing anything improper.

Trump made his pledge to build such a wall a centerpiece of his 2016 campaign for president, although

An administration official said Trump signed the bill that...

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2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of play in South Carolina, 100 days out from the primary

2020 Daily Trail Markers: The state of play in South Carolina, 100 days out from the primary

So far this year, CBS News campaign reporters Musadiq Bidar and Adam Brewster say Biden has held 52 campaign

But until this week, few knew he had an off-the-books meeting with President Trump at the White House

And, according to NBC News, the dinner also included venture capitalist Peter Thiel, who is a major Trump

Trump entered the White House. 

Trump, whose campaign relies heavily on social media — has praised.

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Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on Newsmax TV

Steve Bannon's 'War Room' to Air on Newsmax TV

The weekday show hosted by Bannon includes co-hosts Jason Miller, former Trump campaign senior communications

provide up-to-the-second analysis and commentary on the historic impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump

"We will deliver information and analysis on the impeachment of President Trump to hard-working Americans

., Citizens United president and former deputy Trump campaign manager David Bossie, veteran political

It's the closest thing to hanging out with Trump himself in your bathrobe . . . the hosts bring a sharp

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Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearing 'was the Fiona Hill show'

Chris Wallace: Latest impeachment hearing 'was the Fiona Hill show'

Fiona Hill gave very compelling testimony during the latest Trump impeachment inquiry hearings before

toward Ukraine on the basis of national security and both Washington's and Kiev's interests, while Trump

Wallace said Hill testified that there was concern expressed by some Kiev officials about candidate Trump

during the campaign, but that such a situation paled in comparison to actions by Russia.

Fiona Hill gave very compelling testimony during the latest Trump impeachment inquiry hearings before

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The Irregular Channel

The Irregular Channel

Throughout the impeachment inquiry, an image has surfaced of the Trump administration’s two policymaking

of you on this committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign

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Yang wants online poker to be legal in all 50 states; Warren plan combats white nationalist violence

The Yang campaign said the move would create a more “secure” environment to play in, and that it’s common

The campaign pointed to a report that estimated the potential size of a U.S. online poker market at $2.2

“Donald Trump wants to divide us — to pit worker against worker, neighbor against neighbor,” she said

on her campaign website.

Klobuchar believes it’s time “to take back our democracy,” her campaign said.

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