Trump Lies

Trump Rape Accuser Seeks To Boot DOJ From Case

Bloomberg News reports: A former New York advice columnist who says Donald Trump defamed her when he denied raping her two decades ago urged a federal appeals court to reject the former president’s claim that he’s protected from her lawsuit because he was a government employee when it was filed. E. Jean Carroll asked the U.S. Court of Appeals in …

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YouTube Bans Former Trump Official Sebastian Gorka

Salon reports: Former Trump White House senior adviser turned right-wing radio host Sebastian Gorka was permanently booted off of YouTube over the weekend after receiving his third strike on the platform in 90 days for touting unhinged election conspiracy theories. Gorka’s channel was suspended for misleading users on the platform by pushing the baseless claim that the 2020 election was …

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Lindell’s Social Media Platform To Launch April 20th

The Insider reports: MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has said that his social-media site Frank is launching on April 20 after a series of delays. Lindell first announced his plans to launch the site in early March after being barred from Twitter for spreading election-related conspiracy theories. He said he had been working on the site for four years. Lindell initially …

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Smartmatic: Fox Hosts Can’t Claim Free Speech Shield

Law & Crime reports: The 120-page motion, filed Monday evening in New York state court, argued that Fox News and its employees cannot use the First Amendment as a shield against the demonstrably false claims laid out in the initial complaint. The $2.7 billion suit — which also names Fox personalities Maria Bartiromo, Jeanine Pirro, former Fox host Lou Dobbs, …

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Trump: NY Tax Law Doesn’t Apply, I’m Not President

Bloomberg News reports: Donald Trump said a New York law enabling Congress to ask for his state tax returns no longer applies because he isn’t president. The law, known as the Trust Act, allows the state to share the president’s tax information with a congressional committee that asks for it. Trump sued the House and Ways and Means Committee to …

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Gaetz Denies That Trump Refused To Meet With Him

Fox News reports: Rep. Matt Gaetz, R.-Fla., who has vowed to fight allegations of sexual misconduct against him, took to Twitter late Sunday to challenge a CNN report that he was denied a meeting with former President Trump at Mar-a-Lago. “This is a total lie. I am on a pre-planned vacation with my fiancée. I was welcomed at Trump Doral …

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Hawley Raised $3M After Attempt To Overturn Election

The Hill reports: Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) has raised more than $3 million during the first three months of 2021 after leading efforts to block President Biden’s win, according to a new report. Hawley, who was the first Senate Republican to announce he would oppose the congressional certification of Biden’s Electoral College victory, hauled in more than 57,000 donations during …

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Trump Attacks “Dumb Son Of A Bitch” Mitch McConnell

Politico reports: Trump veered off his prepared text during a roughly 50-minute speech before several hundred well-heeled GOP donors at his Mar-a-Lago resort in South Florida, saying that he was “disappointed” in former Vice President Mike Pence, calling last year’s presidential election election a “fraud” and mocking Dr. Anthony Fauci. The former president spent several minutes tearing into McConnell, saying …

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Flynn Ignored Official Warnings On Foreign Payments

The Guardian reports: The Defense Department inspector general has uncovered evidence that Michael Flynn accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars from foreign interests and governments, despite repeated warnings by the DoD and the Justice Department that his conduct might be illegal, the Guardian can reveal. After the retired general pleaded guilty in 2017 to federal criminal charges that he had …

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Giuliani Seeks Dismissal Of Dominion Suit, Denies All

The National Law Journal reports: Rudy Giuliani is asking a federal judge to throw out Dominion’s $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against him on jurisdictional grounds. In the 10-page motion to dismiss filed Wednesday—Giuliani’s first formal response to the complaint—attorney Joe Sibley wrote that Giuliani denies having “defamed plaintiffs or that he has engaged in any wrongful or malicious conduct toward …

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Fox Host Demands Lying Media Be “Held Accountable”

“It’s just really important to point out that the standard is so high to hold any of these news organizations accountable. You have to prove intentional malice. It is extremely hard to prove. It’s why 60 Minutes — it’s why the left, MSNBC, CNN, they get away with murder each and every day. They can say whatever they want because …

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Former Guy Plummets 300 Slots On Forbes Richest List

Forbes reports: From the time he entered the White House in January 2017 to his departure a few months ago, Donald Trump’s fortune fell by nearly a third, from $3.5 billion to $2.4 billion. The S&P 500, meanwhile, increased 70%. By refusing to divest his portfolio upon taking office, Trump bogged down his presidency with ethics issues for years, while …

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Bloomberg: Trump May Never Have Presidential Library

Bloomberg News reports: Planning for a library would suggest he’s done being president and that’s not something he’s ready to concede. Trump has publicly dangled the possibility that he will seek the Republican nomination in 2024. “Once he says, ‘I am going to be raising money for my library,’ he’s given up even the pretense of trying to run again,” …

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How The Trump Campaign Stole Over $100 Million From Their Donors With A Sneaky Recurrent Donations Scam

The New York Times reports: Facing a cash crunch and getting badly outspent by the Democrats, the campaign had begun last September to set up recurring donations by default for online donors, for every week until the election. Contributors had to wade through a fine-print disclaimer and manually uncheck a box to opt out. As the election neared, the Trump …

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Former Guy Calls On Cultists To Cancel “Woke” MLB

The Insider reports: Former President Donald Trump on Friday called for a boycott of Major League Baseball, following the league’s decision to move its All-Star game out of Georgia. In a statement, Trump said: “Baseball is already losing tremendous numbers of fans, and now they leave Atlanta with their All-Star Game because they are afraid of the Radical Left Democrats …

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Junior And Mistress Buy $10 Million Florida Mansion

The Hill reports: Donald Trump Jr., executive vice president for the Trump Organization, and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle bought a $9.7 million home near Mar-a-Lago, where former President Trump is currently residing. The home is a mansion in the gated Admirals Cove community where new residents have to pay a $195,000 membership fee. The 11,000-square-foot home contains six bedrooms and …

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Wisconsin Seeks Legal Fees From Kraken And Trump

The Insider reports: Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers has asked a court to force former President Donald Trump, his lawyers, and former Trump campaign attorney Sidney Powell to pay thousands of dollars in legal fees over their presidential election lawsuits. In court documents filed on Wednesday, attorneys for Evers called lawsuits that disputed the 2020 election results “meritless” and “built on …

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NY Prosecutors Subpoena Bank Records Of Trump CFO

The New York Times reports: State prosecutors in Manhattan investigating former President Donald J. Trump and the Trump Organization have subpoenaed the personal bank records of the company’s chief financial officer and are questioning gifts he and his family received from Mr. Trump, according to people with knowledge of the matter. In recent weeks, the prosecutors have trained their focus …

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Auditors: Ivanka Trump’s Pet Project Was A Disaster

Politico reports: The Government Accountability Office has issued a damning report about Ivanka Trump’s pet project during her time as an adviser to her father, President Donald Trump. As Ivanka Trump traveled the world talking up the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative, a whole-of-government women’s empowerment initiative, deep problems were developing in the implementation of the bipartisan Women’s Entrepreneurship …

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Facebook Zaps Lara Trump’s Interview With Trump

Fox News reports: Facebook removed a video of an interview with former President Trump conducted by his daughter-in-law Lara Trump, saying any content “in the voice of Donald Trump” would be scrubbed from the social media platform. Facebook permanently banned the former president from their platform in January after the Capitol riot. On Tuesday, Lara Trump, a Fox News contributor, …

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