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Top Trump Official Admits He Sold Access to Lobbyists as a Lawmaker: Report

“If you’re a lobbyist who never gave us money, I didn’t talk to you," Mick Mulvaney said. "If you’re a lobbyist who gave us money, I might talk to you.” In a speech to the American Bankers Association Tuesday, Director of the White House budget office Mick Mulvaney admitted that he granted special treatment and …

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Trump Nearly Brought the U.S. to War with North Korea—Until Mattis and Kelly Intervened: Report

In a new profile of H.R. McMaster, a New Yorker reporter says that Trump asked for a plan that would have put the U.S. on "war footing" with North Korea. While President Donald Trump is currently planning to sit down with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the coming months in an attempt to negotiate …

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Trump’s Moscow Travel Records Contradict His Story in James Comey’s Memos: Report

He apparently told the FBI director he never stayed overnight in Moscow. The documents say otherwise. President Donald Trump appears to have misled former FBI Director James Comey about his trip to Moscow for the Miss Universe pageant in 2013, according to flight record obtained by Bloomberg. Though Trump reportedly told Comey that he didn't …

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Trump’s Tweets ‘Created a Stir’ At Barbara Bush’s Funeral: Report

President Trump stepped in it. Again. During a Monday morning discussion, CNN hosts Alisyn Camerota and Chris Cuomo noted that President Donald Trump's week will consist mostly of diplomatic guests and visits. But when it comes to Trump's presidency and Trump the president, the morning panel noted there is a big difference. The weekend was …

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Trump Aides Are Worried About What He’ll Do Next as His Frustration with the Russia Probe Reaches New Heights: Report

A new report from the Washington Post finds that James Comey's book tour has not sat well with the president. Some of President Donald Trump's own aides are “anxious” and worried about his recent insistence the Hillary Clinton, Andrew McCabe and James Comey should face criminal charges, according to a new report from theWashington Post. …

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Trump’s Allies Are Threatening Rod Rosenstein With Impeachment If He Doesn’t Cooperate: Report

Republicans in Congress are doing everything they can to distract from the continuing Russia investigation. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein continued to face pressure from President Donald Trump's allies this week, according to the Washington Post, as Republicans in Congress try to undermine the special counsel's Russia investigation Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) and Rep. Jim …

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For 15 years, Energy Transfer Partners pipelines leaked an average of once every 11 days: Report

5,475 days, 527 pipeline spills: that’s the math presented in a new report from environmental groups Greenpeace USA and the Waterkeeper Alliance examining pipelines involving Dakota Access builder Energy Transfer Partners (ETP). It’s based on public data from 2002 to 2017. All told, those leaks released 3.6 million gallons of hazardous liquids, including 2.8 million gallons of crude …

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Sean Hannity Is Essentially Serving as Trump’s ‘Shadow’ Chief of Staff: Report

A Washington Post report finds that the president is even closer to the host than it appears. With the revelation that Fox News host Sean Hannity has been a client for President Donald Trump's attorney and fixer Michale Cohen, many are realizing that the ties between the two men may be even closer than they …

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Trump-Fixated Mosque Attacker Wanted ‘Glory,’ Wishes He Murdered More People: Report

Before the shooting more than a year ago, the attacker was a devoted follower of the president's tweets. Alexandre Bissonnette, the man who killed six people at a Quebec City mosque in January 2017, appears to be even more methodical and dangerous than originally believed. While he originally professed bafflement at his own actions shortly …

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Trump businesses making millions from political and taxpayer spending – report

Report finds Trump’s businesses have raked in $ 15.1m from political groups and federal agencies in ‘pattern of personal self-enrichment’ Donald Trump’s US businesses have raked in $ 15.1m in revenue from political groups and federal agencies since he began his run for the presidency, according to a report released on Monday. For the report, …

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