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Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, leaving court in Alexandria, Va., in March. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Image) Views
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
What the Manafort Verdict Means
With Tuesday’s convictions in the criminal trial of President Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has struck another blow in his investigation: five guilty pleas, 32 indicted individuals, 187 charges revealing startling evidence of Russia’s...
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Rudy Giuliani’s disclosure that President Trump repaid his attorney for the hush agreement with Stormy Daniels could still be a campaign finance violation. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Friday, May 04, 2018
We Filed a Complaint About Trump’s Ethics. Giuliani Made it Possible.
Like doctors, lawyers operate with a principle in mind: First, do no harm. Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump’s newly hired attorney, violated that rule repeatedly in Wednesday night’s interview with Fox News Channel’s Sean Hannity and in subsequent statements. Giuliani’s performance left the...
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"The memo, written by Congressman Devin Nunes and barreling toward public circulation at the president’s discretion, has already created a firestorm, and it is not even out yet." (Photo: AP) Views
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Trump’s Saturday Night Massacre Is Happening Right Before Our Eyes
The FBI issued an extraordinary statement on Wednesday, pushing back on the release of a partisan congressional memo alleging the bureau used improper evidence to obtain legal permission to surveil a Trump campaign adviser. We’ve never seen anything like it. “[T]he FBI was provided a limited...
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