Friday, July 21, 2017

WaPo: Sessions discussed Trump campaign with Russian ambassador

In a bombshell Washington Post report, AG Sessions discussed Trump campaign related matters with the Russian Ambassador. That's according to US Intelligence intercepts.

Just introduced Constitutional Amendment to overturn Citizens United. We must stop vast sums of anonymous money that threaten our democracy.

Trump cannot define or constrain Mueller investigation.

Pres Sec Spicer Resigns

Senate Judiciary Committee's Russia probe is looking at Jill Stein now too

Trump's liar-I mean-lawyer Jay Sekulow says pardons not on the table in Russia probe

Exclusive: Mueller asks WH staff to preserve all documents relating to June 2016 meeting - CNN

Trump seeks to discredit Mueller and investigators

Trump is laying the groundwork to undermine the Justice Department's Special Counsel Robert Mueller, according to multiple reports. Trump's lawyers are sending a message, and the panel discusses.

Exclusive: Moscow lawyer who met Trump Jr. had Russian spy agency as client

EXCLUSIVE: Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Trump and Putin may have met more times

Special Counsel Investigating Possible Money Laundering by Paul Manafort

Disturbed to see CIA Director trivialize Russian interference in our election. 2016 not comparable to anything in the past. He knows better.

Trump’s deeply worrisome New York Times interview reveals a lawless president

When Will Republicans Learn That Donald Trump Hates Them?

Exxon says it is legally challenging a $2 million Treasury fine assessed for violating Russia sanctions

McCain: Trump playing into Putin's hands by canceling Syrian rebel program

Message from source, "Mueller has Trump's tax returns because Comey had the tax returns".

The roots of Mueller's probe lie in the money laundering investigation launched by ex-U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara

EXCLUSIVE: Sessions Ordered Two Comey Memos; Rosenstein Will Not Recuse – patribotics

Jeff Sessions: Attorney General, Suspect – patribotics

Rohrabacher tries to wiggle out of revelation that he acted on request from Russia calling it a 'nothing burger'

Trump business, finances part of Mueller Russia investigation

Greg Farrell, investigative reporter for Bloomberg News, talks with Rachel Maddow about Special Counsel Robert Mueller including Donald Trump's personal business and finances as part of the Trump Russia investigation.

Donald Trump threatens to turn back clock on FBI ethics

Michael Beschloss, NBC News presidential historian, talks with Rachel Maddow about the unprecedented nature of Donald Trump's queries about pardon power and his "blood-chilling" intentions toward the FBI that would undo decades of ethical standards and independence.

WaPo: Trump seeks advice on pardoning himself, family members

Ashley Parker, reporter for The Washington Post, talks with Rachel Maddow about new reporting that Donald Trump is trying to undercut Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation and is asking advisers about pardoning himself, aides and family members.

Trump's outside spokesman left because of a chaotic WH and not knowing if he was being told the truth.

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Re Stein's inclusion–during the campaign she was boosting Trump while RNC/Spicer were boosting her; Stein had Assange speak at GP convention

If Trump wants to fire Mueller, he'll have to fire Sessions first

Rachel Maddow looks at some of the background of former Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort that is being looked at in the Trump Russia investigation and notes that if Trump is afraid the investigation is getting to close, he'll have to fire Jeff Sessions before he can fire Robert Mueller.

The NRA is now going after specific news outlets. We damn well better take this seriously

In a Cruel Summer for the G.O.P., ‘Things Are Starting to Feel Incoherent’

U.S. Sanctions Against Russia Never Go Away — They Just Evolve

The Hill staffer at the center of the Russia intrigue