Saturday, December 8, 2018

(More) BREAKING: President Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave the White House at the end of the year, will name his replacement in the next few days

Your questions about impeachment, answered

The Treasury Department has delayed imposing sanctions on Russia's largest aluminum producer, Rusal, for the fifth time. Rusal is still controlled at the moment by Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska.

Families are still being separated at the border, months after the Trump admin's "zero-tolerance" policy was reversed

Exclusive: Mueller Has ‘Dozens’ of Sealed Indictments, Including On Donald Trump


Every now and then it occurs to me: This fraud was allowed to nominate TWO SUPREME COURT JUSTICES.

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JUST IN: Trump EPA to rollback Obama-era protections for thousands of waterways and wetlands

What’s old is new again:

This just in from Individual-1

China has put over 1 million Muslims in concentration camp

Robert Mueller’s investigation exposed illegal schemes across international borders and produced more than 100 criminal charges. Here are the indictments so far

Trump will attend the Army-Navy football game Saturday in Philadelphia

Mueller Is Telling Us: He's Got Trump on Collusion

Kremlin Sours on Trump After His Repeated Putin Snubs

California GOP chief gets candid: Party's in deep trouble because of Trump, failure to attract non-whites

"Mueller is coming. And he is clearly coming for Trump. Not simply for obstructing justice but for conspiring with a hostile foreign power to win an election."

Outstanding student loan debt in America approaches $1,500,000,000,000

A new study indicates sudden global warming stripped oxygen from the ocean 252 million years ago and led to the greatest mass extinction ever. The parallels to now are way too close for comfort.

Michael Cohen Was Paid More Than $4 Million by Promising Access to Trump, Prosecutors Say

Mueller keeps closing in as Trump rages — but Republicans still believe they’re simply entitled to rule

It Was Kushner Who Told Flynn To Make Calls About Israel UN Vote, Source Says

Opinion: The latest filings show that nobody can save Trump now

Flashback. August 19, 2016. Newt Gingrich: "Nobody should underestimate how much Paul Manafort did to really help get this campaign to where it is right now."

Rep. Cohen: New court docs show Trump's 'criminal enterprise'

NEW: 2 more immigrant women say they worked for Trump when they were undocumented. “We said the papers are not good. She said it didn’t matter, but don’t talk about it,” recalled Ms. Dominguez.

Trump’s deployment of business uncertainty as a weapon is multiplying the fail effect from his stupid, chest-beating trade war. A classic case of government picking winners and losers, making everyone lose. A GOP Congress let this happen

Mueller has questioned witnesses about a boat trip Manafort took w/Tom Barrack in Aug. 2016, seeking to determine if M met Kilimnik on trip

Barrack also had Rick Gates on his payroll for most of 2017, till Gates was indicted

Paul Manafort lied to prosecutors about the reason for a $125,000 wire transfer in 2017, claiming it was money owed to him as income or a debt repayment. The funds were actually funneled to him from a pro-Trump Super PAC Tom Barrack helped

President Trump: "We're talking about a wall for $20 billion, $15 billion - I could even do it cheaper if I have to. And it'll be better than anybody's ever seen a wall."

Prosecutors: Cohen committed crimes at the direction of ‘Individual-1’ aka Trump

Watergate's John Dean on Cohen filing: Congress will have to "start impeachment proceedings"

How bad has the start to December been for U.S. stock investors? Almost $1 trillion has been wiped from the value of stocks in just four days.

Court refuses to allow Trump asylum ban for immigrants entering illegally

WaPo editorial board: The Saudi ambassador lied point-blank about a journalist’s murder. Now he has the gall to come back to D.C. @kbsalsaud should be declared persona non grata and shunned.

Mueller's Cohen filing points to Trump's role in criminal scheme

Oops. More evidence @realDonaldTrump is lying.

Pres. Trump loves to talk about the stock market—when it's doing well.

MANAFORT said that he had no communication with anyone in the TRUMP administration. THAT WAS A LIE, according to a "Manafort colleague," who told MUELLER that Manafort "had been in communication with a SENIOR ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL up through FEBRUARY 2018."

The backdrop of Jamal Khashoggi’s killing: A chilling

Mueller: Manafort lying and lying about lying

WOW: The Dec 7 filing in SDNY on Michael Cohen’s sentencing charges that President Trump (aka “Individual 1”) directed a criminal conspiracy with his attorney Cohen to violate the federal election laws in order to increase his odds of winning the presidency by deceiving voters.

Significant: Cohen lied about Moscow Project as recently as Aug 2018.

The unidentified Russian told Cohen that a meeting between Trump and Putin could have a "phenomenal" impact politically and for Trump’s business, according to the filing.

Friday was a very, very bad day for Donald Trump

How the Trump Tax Cut Is Helping to Push the Federal Deficit to $1 Trillion

The Department of Justice Calls Donald Trump a Felon


Cohen has asked for no prison time when he’s sentenced next week. Federal prosecutors in Manhattan, citing a "pattern of deception that permeated his professional life," and recommended 3 1/2 years in prison when he’s sentenced on Dec. 12.

December 7, 1941: America finds out it had been attacked from afar. December 7, 2018: America finds out it had been attacked from within.

We're into worst case scenario territory