Wednesday, November 1, 2017
FP: Pence associate has been nominated to a State Department job normally given to senior career diplomats.
A Mike Flynn protege who created a fake jihadist persona to fearmonger about Muslims has landed a top job at DHS
BREAKING: President Trump says he would consider sending Lower Manhattan truck attacker to Guantanamo Bay,
My opponent Devin Nunes was just on TV threatening Robert Mueller claiming we're going to have a "problem" if the investigation continues.
It's been 32 days since Congress let CHIP, the children's health insurance program that insures 9,000,000, expire.
It's been 32 days since Congress let CHIP, the children's health insurance program that insures 9,000,000, expire.— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) November 1, 2017
The president of Uzbekistan has offered his condolences to Trump and families of the Manhattan terror attack victims
From court filing today it says Manafort & Gates had staff in Moscow, Russia—it also says Russian & Ukrainian oligarchs gave them millions.
Trump cartoon from Thailand. The world isn’t deluged with crazy deflections from Fox News. They see what’s happening. America is weakened.
It’s now undeniable Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia to mess with the election. Only Q = Trump’s personal role
Natasha & Nikita Magnitsky in Ottawa to thank Canadian lawmakers for bringing some justice to Sergei Magnitsky
WATCH: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said accusations against Paul Manafort were nothing to do with Moscow.
NBC/WSJ poll: just 14% of Americans think Trump/GOP plan will cut their taxes, 19% think it’ll boost the economy
Sam Clovis' lawyer is Victoria Toensing. That's interesting bec she also reps a "witness" re Uranium One & filed a FARA for KURDISTAN party.
Sam Clovis' lawyer is Victoria Toensing.— Louise NetheryNeu (@ninaandtito) November 1, 2017
That's interesting bec she also reps a "witness" re Uranium One & filed a FARA for KURDISTAN party. https://t.co/4uGXM8ZZP8
Sam Clovis was just 'being polite' when he OK'd a meeting with Russians, his lawyer says https://t.co/pZxz0l3eVn via @PoliticsInsider— Louise NetheryNeu (@ninaandtito) November 1, 2017
Future Economics historians will document the way Murdoch monetized racism, sexism, fascism https://t.co/zYcuERGNbo— Jon Sayles (@SaylesJon) November 1, 2017
Remarkable moment in journalistic history --> Murdoch-owned outlets bash Mueller, in unison https://t.co/Hcwdr58ACY pic.twitter.com/fAl0FtZiit— Charlie Sykes (@SykesCharlie) October 31, 2017
Utah nurse settles for $500,000 after arrest for refusing to let police officer draw blood from unconscious patient
Speaker Ryan—the former head of the KGB, Vladimir Putin, paid for Donald Trump's campaign manager. This matters more than your tax cuts
McConnell, Ryan, WH Cos Kelly, Nat’l Sec Adviser McMaster & DefSec Mattis all had dinner tonight— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) November 1, 2017
Testimony from lawyers for Facebook and Twitter made clear their companies are still susceptible to election attacks
NEW: Former Mexican ambassador to US says ex-USG official has indicated State Dept. instructed to suggest Trump Hotel DC for foreign leaders
Let's talk about the NRA and NRATV. The NRA has been cozying up to the Kremlin. Not any officials, but this guy
Let's talk about the @NRA and @NRATV. The NRA has been cozying up to the Kremlin. Not any officials, but this guy: https://t.co/8PhLMH7WJA— OperationWolverines (@OpWolverines) June 29, 2017
National rifle association ознакомилась с планами организации в 2017 г. в РФ Чемпионата мира по стрельбе из карабина pic.twitter.com/UOSlCI3vAy— Дмитрий Рогозин (@Rogozin) December 12, 2015
Ex-Trump staffer claimed campaign approved meeting between Trump staff and Russian officials: report
NBC News reports Sam Clovis, fmr. Trump campaign national co-chair, was interviewed by Mueller's team and testified to a grand jury. Lawrence O'Donnell says Clovis, set to be considered for an Agriculture Dept appointment, will likely have his nomination withdrawn.
A lawyer representing Clovis says that all of Papadopoulos' communications with the campaign were "self-generated"
“There is a general flabbergastedness about the drift of the edit page,” said one former senior WSJ editor
Barbara McQuade, fmr. US Attorney, says the White House should be "very concerned" about Sam Clovis' cooperation with Mueller's probe. It suggests others may soon be targeted for interviews. Ezra Klein, Barbara McQuade & Jonathan Capehart join Lawrence O'Donnell.
On Mueller's team, Andrew Weissmann is relying on experiences prosecuting Mafia bosses and financial wrongdoings
Paul Manafort has 3 US passports and traveled to Mexico, China and Ecuador with a phone registered under a fake name
Newly disclosed documents lay out the government's reasons for treating Manafort and Gates as flight risks.
Joyce Vance, former federal prosecutor, talks with Rachel Maddow about the concerns raised by federal investigators that Paul Manafort is a flight risk, including his history of using multiple passports and aliases.
Rachel Maddow reports on newly unsealed court documents in the cases of Donald Trump campaign workers Paul Manafort and Rick Gates which detail their terms of release and connections abroad.