In September of 2015, during the early stages of Donald Trump’s campaign for the U.S. presidency, Ukrainian billionaire and steel magnate Victor Pinchuk donated $150,000 to the Donald J. Trump Foundation.
One of my friends at Daily Kos just posted some shocking truth bombs about the Mueller investigation. He has a friend who is a consultant to the United States intelligence community and he recently wrote up his comments about what is REALLY going on with the Russia probe.
According to the Wall Street Journal, Mitt Romney would be Secretary of State if it were not for Russian influence.
In an article published Thursday morning the Journal reported:
“Weeks after Donald Trump was elected president, Russia-backed online “trolls” flooded social media to try to block Mitt Romney from securing a top job in the incoming administration, a Wall Street Journal analysis shows.”
With very little for this president to hang his hat on after a year of occupying the White House, it's no surprise that Trump resorts to telling blatant falsehoods to get him through the day.
Trump Jr. claimed client-attorney privilege to explain his refusal to divulge what he and elder Trump talked about following the secret June 9 meeting with Russian officials at Trump Tower.
Mueller wants to make sure Manafort remains under house arrest after it was revealed that the former Trump campaign manager recently ghostwrote an op-ed with a Russian operative.
The Russia gun has a lot more smoke on it as there is proof of Trump campaign collusion in Donald Trump Jr.'s messages to Wikileaks.
The President of the United States has spent his entire life trampling law, bullying subordinates, disrespecting races different from his and dodging all accountability for his actions. He's about to learn that karma has a way of righting wrongs and humbling the most powerful of men.
With the new and increasingly damning revelations in the Russia investigation, the media should stop talking about collusion as if it's still in question.
"What could I do for [Russia] with this presidential campaign that might make them forgive my debt?" Maddow asked, channeling former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
An email sent from a top Donald Trump aide referenced a previously unknown attempt to set up a meeting between Trump campaign associates and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The new development "adds to a series of actions that Trump has taken that some advisers fear could place him and some members of his inner circle in legal jeopardy."
"He may not even know that he is an asset under your control until you pull that string, and then suddenly you need him to do things for you – and they do."
A handful of Democratic Senators were fuming on Thursday as Donald Trump and the White House strongly consider giving back two compounds to Russia that were shut down by the Obama administration.
Trump may be far away, but the stench of scandal and controversy that has plagued his presidency since day one will follow him to France.
CNN's report comes just hours after The Washington Post released a similar report alleging the same thing – that Trump tried to stop the investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia
The testimony that Sally Yates and James Clapper gave to the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism dealt a fatal blow to the White House’s claims that the Russia story is fake news.