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The Justice Department tells Robert Mueller that his testimony on Wednesday “must remain within the boundaries of your public report” https://t.co/e60LEJmyJF pic.twitter.com/qmo9ADfu1J — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 22, 2019

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President Trump says a sweeping two-year, $1.37 trillion budget deal has been struck with Congress, calling the plan a “real compromise” https://t.co/fupYXSJLMM pic.twitter.com/rFyEBEQWwr — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 22, 2019

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The Justice Department tells Robert Mueller that his testimony on Wednesday “must remain within the boundaries of your public report” https://t.co/e60LEJmyJF pic.twitter.com/qmo9ADfu1J — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 22, 2019

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President Trump says a sweeping two-year, $1.37 trillion budget deal has been struck with Congress, calling the plan a “real compromise” https://t.co/fupYXSJLMM pic.twitter.com/rFyEBEQWwr — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 22, 2019

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Joe Kaeser, one of Germany's top CEOs, calls out Trump, saying the President is turning into “the face of racism and exclusion” after his attacks on four congresswomen of color https://t.co/J6AMoaoIkW pic.twitter.com/IxVnJdTzmT — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 22, 2019

Weekly List 140

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This week, in a shocking display of racism, Trump tweeted that four congresswomen of color should “go back” to the countries they came from. Amid Republican silence, rather than backing off, Trump ramped up his attacks, leading to a mid-week rally where his supporters chanted “send them back.” At first Trump seemed to distance himself from his supporters’ chants, but … Read More

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President Trump announces he will nominate Gene Scalia, former Justice Antonin Scalia's son, as secretary of labor https://t.co/5v2oNN7XN3 pic.twitter.com/XFSCTwPf4f — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 19, 2019

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President Trump says a US ship “destroyed” an Iranian drone that was threatening it in the Strait of Hormuz https://t.co/ge5ekG14ry pic.twitter.com/9gGYmGK2oa — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 18, 2019

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President Trump claims he disavows “send her back” chant, despite remaining silent and starting racist attacks https://t.co/aBYhFPVcvw — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 18, 2019

Document Dump: Cohen Warrants

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The unredacted Michael Cohen search warrants describe a series of calls on October 8, 2016 between Trump, Cohen, and Hope Hicks – the purpose of which the FBI says was to keep Stephanie Clifford (aka Stormy Daniels) from going public with her story. From last April. Just a bold faced lie: https://t.co/LeFyJeZ584 — andrew kaczynski (@KFILE) July 18, 2019 What … Read More

Epstein Denied Bail

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Jeffrey Epstein has been denied bail. U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman announced the decision at a hearing just now, siding with prosecutors after they and defense attorneys traded arguments for more than a week about whether Epstein could be released to some sort of home confinement. Epstein, 66, was arrested on July 6 after landing at New Jersey’s Teterboro … Read More

“Send Her Back” Is The New “Lock Her Up”

Ken AshfordElection 2020, Immigration and Xenophobia, Race, Trump & AdministrationLeave a Comment

It is clear from the Trump rally in Greenville, NC, that Trump is hoping to make Rep. Ilhan Omar the face of the Democrats in 2020, and run against her. The strategy itself is grounded in racism and xenophobism. During President Trump’s Wednesday night rally in Greenville, North Carolina, he took aim at Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), one of the … Read More

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A Texas congressman's effort to impeach Trump is defeated in the first vote related to impeachment since Democrats took control of the chamber https://t.co/hlVp2Va5g8 pic.twitter.com/ABGPkO3i7W — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 17, 2019

No Charges Brought Against Trump Org For Stormy Daniels Payment

Ken AshfordElection 2016, Stormy Daniels & Karen McDougal Affairs, Trump & AdministrationLeave a Comment

Federal prosecutors in New York have ended their investigation into the Trump Organization’s role in hush money payments made to women who alleged affairs with President Donald Trump and have been ordered by a judge to release additional information connected to their related probe of former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, according to court documents filed today. On Friday the Manhattan US Attorney’s office … Read More