Trump Corruption

Romney: Pulling Troops From Germany Is Gift To Putin

CNN reports: President Donald Trump’s decision to pull nearly 12,000 US troops from Germany triggered an onslaught of disapproval from Republicans, Democrats and former senior military officials, who said the move will benefit Russia, degrade US national security and military readiness, cost US taxpayers billions and undermine US relations with Germany, NATO and Europe. Trump’s explanation to reporters about the …

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Top Republicans Reject Trump’s Call To Delay Election

Reuters reports: Top Republicans on Thursday rejected President Trump’s suggestion that the Nov. 3 general election be delayed — something he has no authority to order. “Never in the history of the federal elections have we not held an election and we should go forward,” said Representative Kevin McCarthy, the House minority leader, adding that he understood “the president’s concern …

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Flynn Case To Be Reheard By Full DC Appeals Court

The New York Times reports: The entire Federal Appeals Court in Washington said on Thursday that it would take up a case involving Attorney General William P. Barr’s decision to drop the prosecution of President Trump’s former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn, erasing a split decision by a three-judge panel in June ordering an immediate end to the case. …

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BREAKING: Trump Suggests Delaying The Election

ABC News reports: President Trump on Thursday suggested delaying November’s presidential election, an unprecedented move as polls show him trailing his likely opponent Joe Biden in key states. The president tweeted: “With Universal Mail-In Voting (not Absentee Voting, which is good), 2020 will be the most INACCURATE & FRAUDULENT Election in history. It will be a great embarrassment to the …

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Trump Junior: Campaign Barbie Is A Cheating Democrat

The Independent reports: Donald Trump Jr has returned to Twitter after being temporarily banned from the platform to complain about the new Barbie doll release, suggesting the doll is a Democrat and an election cheat. Mr Trump Jr had his Twitter account temporarily suspended on Tuesday for posting “misleading and potentially harmful information” about the coronavirus. However, Mr Trump Jr …

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Trump Rages: Fox Forgets I Got Them Where They Are

The New York Daily News reports: Trump is feuding with Fox News again. The president lashed out at Fox Wednesday, accusing the right-wing cable channel of being ungrateful and unwatchable. While Trump frequently appears on the morning show “Fox & Friends” and can count on the network’s evening lineup to advance his agenda, he’s been known to take exception to …

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After Whining About Critical Trending Items On Twitter, Trump Threatens Executive Orders Against “Big Tech”

The Washington Post reports: President Trump urged Congress Wednesday to take action against Big Tech companies — and said if it didn’t, he would. Trump has butted heads with social media companies in particular recently as Twitter and Facebook increasingly crack down on his posts that run up against their rules. Twitter has so far labeled five of Trump’s tweets …

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Trump Retweets Column Calling Him “Totalitarian”

Law & Crime reports: President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning posted a series of tweets and re-tweets featuring an array of articles and videos maligning his political opponents and praising his own leadership. But stashed between four re-tweets which originated from Fox Business News’s Jim Varney, Trump also retweeted a Washington Times op-ed which virulently denounced the president’s deployment of …

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Lawsuit: Trump Campaign Hid $170M In Spending

The Washington Post reports: A legal complaint filed Tuesday with the Federal Election Commission alleges that the Trump campaign and an affiliated fundraising committee have not properly reported nearly $170 million in campaign spending that was done through firms that paid subcontractors on behalf of the campaign. The Campaign Legal Center, which advocates for greater regulation of money in politics, …

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Bill Barr Backtracks On Foreign Help For Candidates

The Hill reports: Attorney General William Barr changed course and stated that it is not appropriate for a presidential candidate to accept foreign assistance after he initially responded to a question from a Democratic congressman stating it “depends” on the assistance. Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) asked Barr during a Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday if it is ever appropriate for a …

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Trump Claims “Big Pharma” Is Conspiring Against Him

The New York Times reports: President Donald Trump accused the pharmaceutical industry of running ads that lied about his new executive order to lower prescription drug costs – an accusation that came after industry execs refused to attend a meeting with the president at the White House on Tuesday to discuss the matter. Tuesday’s sit-down between the president and the …

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LIVE VIDEO: Barr Testifies Before House Judiciary Panel

The New York Times reports: Attorney General William P. Barr will travel to Capitol Hill on Tuesday for his first congressional testimony in more than a year, and lawmakers are prepared to press for explanations on the federal response to nationwide protests of police killings of Black Americans and the handling of criminal cases involving President Trump’s allies. The hearing …

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Twitter Suspends Junior For Posting COVID Lies

The Independent reports: Donald Trump Jr has been suspended by Twitter for posting “misleading and potentially harmful information” about coronavirus. The president also shared the same tweet. On his account, the post no longer appears, and has been replaced with a message indicating that it is “no longer available”, but he still appears to be able to tweet. Twitter confirmed …

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Bill Barr To Defend Trump’s Troops In House Testimony

The Washington Post reports: Attorney General William P. Barr will tell the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that President Trump has not inappropriately intervened in Justice Department business — even though Barr has more than once moved in criminal cases to help the president’s allies — and he will defend the administration’s response to civil unrest in the country, according …

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Fauci Responds To Latest Trump Attack: I’ve Not Been Misleading The American Public In Any Way [VIDEO]

The Hill reports: Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious diseases expert, said early Tuesday that he had not misled Americans “under any circumstances” after President Trump suggested that he had. Asked on ABC’s “Good Morning America” about Trump retweeting a post claiming Fauci has “misled the American public on many issues,” Fauci responded: “’I have not been misleading the American …

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Trump Invented Yankees Offer Out Of Fauci Jealousy

The New York Times reports: An hour before Dr. Anthony S. Fauci threw the first pitch at the season opener between the New York Yankees and the Washington Nationals, President Trump stood on the briefing room stage at the White House and declared that he, too, had been invited to throw out his own opening pitch. There was one problem: …

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Crybaby Whines About Twitter’s “Illegal” Trending Items

Because there’s absolutely nothing happening in the world that warrants his attention, the president of the United States is whining that meanies on Twitter are conspiring to push critical hashtags onto the trending list. Which is totally unfair! And somehow, illegal! So disgusting to watch Twitter’s so-called “Trending”, where sooo many trends are about me, and never a good one. …

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Trump Rages About Demand By Reagan Foundation

The Hill reports: President Trump lashed out at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute on Sunday night following a report that it had requested the Trump campaign stop using former President Reagan’s name and image in fundraising. Trump made the remarks in a tweet that also shared a post pointing out that the Reagan Foundation’s chairman, Frederick Ryan Jr., …

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From Golf Course Trump Tweets He’s Too Busy To Pitch

The Hill reports: President Trump announced Sunday he wouldn’t be throwing out the opening pitch for the New York Yankees next month as he had planned, citing meetings and other work related to the U.S.’s COVID-19 outbreak. In a tweet, Trump said that he would plan to throw out the first pitch at a game later in the MLB’s season, …

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Feds To Appeal Ruling Barring Arrests Of Journalists

Courthouse News reports: Federal police are now under a court order not to arrest or assault journalists and legal observers for doing their jobs, after a federal judge issued a temporary restraining order Thursday that the government said it would appeal. “An open government has been a hallmark of our democracy since our nation’s founding,” U.S. District Judge Michael Simon …

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