Russia

VP Lawyers Up

June 16, 2017 theFAULT 0

“In public, Vice President Mike Pence has been among Donald Trump’s most unwavering, faithful defenders, offering reliably ingenuous support of the president in his pan-Midwestern monotone. “It is the greatest privilege of my life to […]

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Strike Three?

June 9, 2017 theFAULT 0

The Hill: “Fired FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers in a closed hearing on Thursday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions may have had a third undisclosed meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the 2016 presidential […]

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Comey to America: Your President is a Liar!

June 8, 2017 theFAULT 0

“James Comey said Thursday that President Trump and his team smeared him with ‘lies,’ as he questioned Trump’s character and repeatedly suggested during stunning testimony that the President couldn’t be trusted to tell the truth,” […]

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Is There a Lawyer in the House?

June 7, 2017 theFAULT 0

Martin Longman: “President Trump can’t find a top law firm that wants to represent him. He and his top aides have tried. They’ve looked around. They’ve had conference calls. But they got zip, nada, bupkis. […]

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Trump’s Intel Chiefs Stonewall Senate

June 7, 2017 theFAULT 0

POLITICO: “Testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee, NSA Director Mike Rogers and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats repeatedly stonewalled when asked about news reports that Trump asked each of them to downplay or refute […]

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Flynn Takes the Fifth

May 22, 2017 theFAULT 0

“Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn is invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination on Monday, refusing to hand over documents subpoenaed by the Senate Intelligence Committee,” NPR reports. “The panel wants to see documents […]

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Criminal Probe Reaches Inside White House

May 19, 2017 theFAULT 0

REUTERS: “A current White House official is a significant person of interest in the law enforcement investigation of possible ties between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia, the Washington Post said on Friday, citing people […]

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The Smoking Gun

May 16, 2017 theFAULT 0

NY Times: “President Trump asked the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, to shut down the federal investigation into Mr. Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn, in an Oval Office meeting in February, according […]