Trump is happy to sacrifice long-term advantages for the sake of a deal that serves his own narrow interests in the short term: Like a customer in a pawnshop, he is so desperate for an immediate payout that he doesn’t worry about the ultimate value of what he’s giving up. Xi, meanwhile, can seamlessly claim the role of responsible world statesman.
Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin of Ireland – who went viral last year for his anti-Trump speech – joins Joy Reid on his ‘Irish Stand’ event taking place on St. Patrick’s Day to show solidarity between the people of Ireland and suffering under our.
An Angry James Comey On The GOP Memo: 'That's It?'
Ousted FBI Director James Comey was so underwhelmed — and yet angered — by the Republican memo criticizing the bureau’s surveillance of a member of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign that Comey tweeted Friday: “That’s it?” “That’s it? Dishonest and misleading memo wrecked the House intel committee, destroyed trust with Intelligence Community, damaged relationship with FISA court, and inexcusably exposed classified investigation of an American citizen. For what?” Comey asked.
Manafort is suing Mueller for going beyond his remit by prosecuting him for fraud rather than collusion with Russia. Donald Trump has threatened to sue a publisher over a book he doesn’t like. Chuck Grassley and Lindsey Graham are trying to get the FBI to investigate Christopher Steele The FBI has reopened its absurd investigation of the Clinton Foundation. After James Comey testified before Congress in March, Attorney General Jeff Sessions tasked “one negative article a day in the news…
Deck the halls with an assault on the principles, norms, and purpose of democratic governance.
There was never any evidence for this GOP fairy tale. But a few days ago, a giant hole was blown into it, when the New York Times revealed that what prompted the FBI to open its Trump-Russia investigation last summer was a tip the Australian government conveyed after Trump campaign aide (and now felon) George Papadopoulos told an Aussie diplomat that he had heard from an intermediary with Russian officials that Moscow had dirt on Clinton, including thousands of emails. #magictricksrevealed