Russia

Russia Scandal Coming Into Focus

March 13, 2017 theFAULT 0

Politico has published a timeline of Republican President Donald Trump’s relationship with Russia, from his tweet in 2013 asking “Do you think Putin will be going to The Miss Universe Pageant in November in Moscow – if […]

Russia

GOP: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

March 5, 2017 theFAULT 0

Parallels abound between the Russian scandal engulfing Republican President Donald Trump and Watergate, the scandal that brought down Richard Nixon four decades ago. But, as Jonathan Freedland writes, there is one important distinction between the two: “Nixon […]

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Trump’s AG Lies About Russian Contacts

March 3, 2017 theFAULT 0

Joan Walsh: “No one should lie under oath, but doing so ought to disqualify an attorney-general nominee from the job. However, that’s essentially what Attorney General Jeff Sessions admitted doing Thursday afternoon in a bizarre press conference […]