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In the Wake of Protests

Some of what we saw was people cosplaying consciousness — symbolism that cost nothing and shifted no power.
Tags: News, Obama, United States, Black People, Police Brutality, Giuliani, Pew Research Center, Barack, Trump, Black Lives Matter Movement, Donald J, Police Reform, Misconduct and Shootings, Race and Ethnicity, Rudolph W, Polls and Public Opinion

As election nears, window narrows for action in investigation into Giuliani and associates

With the presidential election fewer than 90 days away, federal prosecutors in New York face a narrowing window in which to take overt steps -- including bring charges -- in their investigation of Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, and his Soviet-born associates.
Tags: New York, News, Stories, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani

As election looms, window narrows for action in investigation into Giuliani and associates

With the presidential election fewer than 90 days away, federal prosecutors in New York face a narrowing window in which to take overt steps -- including bring charges -- in their investigation of Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, and his Soviet-born associates.
Tags: New York, News, Stories, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani

DOJ Accuses Ukrainian Oligarch Pushing Biden Disinfo Of Money Laundering Scheme

The Justice Department moved to seize the U.S. assets of a Ukrainian oligarch on Thursday who has sought to fuel the Trump administration’s quest for dirt about Joe Biden. In two separate court filings, the feds accused Ukrainian oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky of stealing billions of dollars from a bank he co-owned and laundering the proceeds into the U.S. Saying that Kolomoisky is “known for ruthlessness and even violence that inspired loyalty,” the Justice Department said that the oligarch and hi...
Tags: Europe, News, Obama, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, Biden, Giuliani, Doj, Justice Department, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, US Department of Justice, Northern District of Ohio, Michael J Sullivan, Bidens

Giuliani Kicks Up Sand Around Presidential Debates As Trump’s Electoral Odds Dim

Rudy Giuliani, President Trump’s faithful attack dog, is now setting his sights on the Commission on Presidential Debates. The former New York mayor on Thursday morning attempted to cast doubt on the nonpartisan nature of the commission that organizes the presidential debates.  “I don’t know,” he said when asked during a Fox & Friends interview if the commission was biased. “Let’s find out if they’re biased.” Giuliani and the Trump campaign have been pushing for an additional debate to b...
Tags: Florida, New York, News, Washington Post, Joe Biden, Biden, Giuliani, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Debates, Trump, Fox Friends, Bates, Commission on Presidential Debates, Team Trump

Rudy Giuliani wildly claims Black Lives Matter are a 'domestic terror group' who 'hate white men in particular'

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani has claimed Black Lives Matter is a "domestic terrorist group," despite the group never being tied to a single terrorism event in a global database of almost 200,000."These are killers, and these are people who hate white people. They're people who hate white men in particular. And they want to do away with a mother-father family," Mr Giuliani said on Fox and Friends on Thursday, although ample evidence debunks that claim.
Tags: News, Fox, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani

Trump campaign wants presidential debate in early September

In a letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates, which organizes the events, Trump's personal lawyer, former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, asked either for a fourth debate to be scheduled for the first week of September or for the first debate to be moved from Sept. 29. "For a nation already deprived of a traditional campaign schedule because of the COVID-19 global pandemic, it makes no sense to also deprive so many Americans of the opportunity to see and hear the two competing visions fo...
Tags: New York, News, Biden, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Commission on Presidential Debates, Andrew Bates

Trump’s Debate Moderator Wish List Is Stacked With Fox News Stars and Pushovers

The Trump campaign released a list of suggested moderators for this year’s presidential debates and, perhaps unsurprisingly, it is loaded with many of the president’s favorite right-wing pundits and Fox News personalities.As the president pushes for more debates against former Vice President Joe Biden, his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani on Wednesday sent the presiding commission a letter requesting a fourth debate and an early September start to the events due to early mail-in voting.Calling th...
Tags: New York Post, New York, News, Abc, Cbs News, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fox, Fox News, Biden, Giuliani, Msnbc, Abc News, Black Lives Matter, Fox Business Network, Rudy Giuliani

Trump Adviser, Impeachment Witness Who Detailed Ukraine Scheme Gets Book Deal

The former Trump administration national security official and impeachment witness Fiona Hill is set to publish a book about American politics. Hill’s book “There Is Nothing for You Here: Opportunity in an Age of Decline,” is set to be released in the fall of 2021. “The book will draw on Dr. Hill’s deep expertise in the United States and Europe, as well as her personal experience on both continents, to explain how our current, polarized moment is the result of long historical trends — from im...
Tags: Europe, News, White House, Russia, European Union, Ukraine, United States, United Kingdom, Associated Press, Bolton, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Joe, Trump, Josh Marshall

FBI Raids Company Tied To Ukrainian Oligarch Who Pushed Biden Disinfo

FBI and IRS agents in Cleveland and Miami on Tuesday raided the offices of a company tied to a Ukrainian oligarch suspected of pushing dirt on Vice President Joe Biden. Vicki Anderson, a spokesperson for the FBI’s Cleveland office, confirmed the raids of Optima Management to TPM, declining to comment any further because the matter “is still under seal.” Nobody was taken into custody, Anderson added. Optima Management is partly owned by Ukrainian oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky, per court documents f...
Tags: News, Ukraine, Fbi, New York Times, Miami, Biden, Cleveland, Giuliani, Doj, Delaware, Justice Department, Irs, Rudy Giuliani, Anderson, Trump, Northern District of Ohio

Nunes Stays Silent As House Dems Claim Proof He Got Foreign Disinfo On Biden

House Democrats pushed House Intelligence Committee ranking member Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) to say in a closed-door meeting on Wednesday whether he had received Ukraine-based disinformation about Vice President Joe Biden. Nunes declined to respond at all, saying “no” when asked if he would like to respond to the allegation that he has received a dossier of disinformation from pro-Russian Ukrainian MP Andrii Derkach. Rep. Sean Maloney (D-NY) raised the issue at the meeting, convened to offer me...
Tags: News, Obama, Ukraine, United States, House, Chuck Grassley, Moscow, Biden, DHL, House Intelligence Committee, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Adam Schiff, OMB, Devin Nunes

Rudy Giuliani interviewed Dr. Stella Immanuel — doctor who previously preached about alien DNA — on his radio show calling her his 'hero'

Giuliani also said he's gotten the medication for four of his friends because "it's hard to get hydroxychloroquine."
Tags: News, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, Stella Immanuel

Trump Backs Out of Throwing Pitch at Yankees Game

After saying he would do the ceremonial honor at a game on Aug. 15, causing a stir on social media, the president tweeted he would skip it to focus on combating the pandemic.
Tags: News, Baseball, Bill, Giuliani, Yankees, De Blasio, New York Yankees, Trump, Levine, Stanton, Giancarlo, Hicks, Donald J, Rudolph W, National Anthems, Aaron (1989-

Gowdy worked with Giuliani on legal matter ahead of impeachment proceedings, new documents show

Former Rep. Trey Gowdy was working with President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani last summer when Giuliani secured a meeting at the Justice Department with Attorney General William Barr and senior Department of Justice officials on behalf of a Venezuelan client, according to newly disclosed documents.
Tags: Cnn, Department Of Justice, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Rudy Giuliani, Trey Gowdy, Gowdy, William Barr

Rudy Giuliani Called the NYPD on Sacha Baron Cohen During Interview Prank

Rudy Giuliani, former New York City mayor and personal attorney to Donald Trump, said an interview he was doing was crashed by Sacha Baron Cohen. Giuliani ended up calling the police on Cohen after he invaded the conversation wearing a pink bikini. On Tuesday, Page Six reported that Giuliani was invited to the Mark Hotel […]
Tags: News, New York City, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Sacha Baron Cohen, Rudy Giuliani, Cohen, Sacha Baron Cohen Giuliani

Lindsey Graham Uses Benghazi to Defend Trump on Russian Bounties

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) was among the loudest Republican voices in Congress screaming about the attack on U.S. diplomats in Benghazi, Libya back in 2012. But he apparently has no problem with President Donald Trump’s decision to ignore intelligence about Russian bounties on American soldiers in Afghanistan. In fact, during a Thursday morning appearance on Fox & Friends, Graham actually used the Benghazi attack to defend Trump and accuse his Democratic colleagues of hypocrisy.After co-host ...
Tags: News, Obama, Congress, Russia, Afghanistan, United States, New York Times, Graham, Benghazi, Benghazi Libya, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Lindsey Graham, Trump, Jake Tapper, Steve Doocy

Giuliani Says Black Lives Matter Wants To ‘Take Your House Away From You’

Trump's personal attorney said the activist group wants to destroy the government.
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Giuliani Claims BLM ‘Wants To Come And Take Your House Away’ In Doomsday Rant

Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, had a meltdown on Monday night over the Black Lives Matter movement as activists protest nationwide against racist police brutality after the killing of George Floyd by police officers. During an interview with Fox News host Laura Ingraham, Giuliani went on a McCarthy-esque tirade accusing “antifa, Black Lives Matter, the communists, and their allies” of “executing a plan they wrote about four or five years ago.” Without providing a shr...
Tags: News, Fox News, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Black Lives Matter, Protesters, Mccarthy, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Floyd, Cristina Cabrera, TV Clip, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Laura Ingraham Giuliani, Ingraham He

Biden Campaign Commits To Three Debates After Trump, Giuliani Push For More

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s campaign is reportedly committing to three scheduled debates against President Trump in the fall — but not more, as President Trump has been pushing for. According to the Washington Post on Monday, a letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates written by Biden campaign manager Jen O’Malley Dillon says that Biden will participate in the debates planned by the commission on Sept. 29, Oct. 15, and Oct. 22. Additionally, the former VP’s running mate...
Tags: Post, News, Washington Post, Politico, Joe Biden, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Debates, Trump, CPD, Commission on Presidential Debates, 2020 Election, Brad Parscale, Summer Concepcion

WH Says Berman Was Canned Because His Replacement Wants To Live In NYC

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claimed on Monday that now-former U.S. Attorney of the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman was removed because his replacement, current Security and Exchange Commission chair Jay Clayton, wanted to live in the Big Apple. “Mr. Clayton wanted to go back to New York City. We wanted to keep him in government and therefore he was given the position at SDNY,” McEnany told reporters during a White House press briefing. President Donald Trump hol...
Tags: News, White House, New York City, Bill De Blasio, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Wall Street Journal, Justice Department, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Big Apple, Berman, Clayton, Barr, Don Beyer, Kayleigh McEnany

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Audrey Strauss has been a behind-the-scenes force in the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan as it pursued cases against people connected to President Trump.
Tags: News, White House, Manhattan, Giuliani, Trump, Strauss, Berman, Audrey, Appointments and Executive Changes, Donald J, United States Attorneys, Rudolph W, Manhattan (NYC, Presidential Election of 2020, Geoffrey S, Audrey Strauss

Bill Barr, Not Geoffrey Berman, Should Have Lost His Job This Weekend

The attorney general, Bill Barr, undermined the rule of law by forcing out Geoffrey Berman, the United States attorney in Manhattan.
Tags: News, United States, Giuliani, Attorneys General, Berman, Clayton, Barr, Sessions, Appointments and Executive Changes, United States Politics and Government, United States Attorneys, Jefferson B III, Rudolph W, Presidential Election of 2020, Walter J, Halkbank

Under Trump, 'You're fired!' even greets federal prosecutors

NEW YORK — Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara had a snickering response to news that his successor as top federal prosecutor was “stepping down” from the job.“Doesn't sound like ‘stepping down,’” Bharara tweeted soon after the announcement was made Friday night that Geoffrey S. Berman was out.He would know.The Southern District of New York, an office older than the Justice Department itself, has long prided itself on the talent of its prosecutors, the import of its cases and an in...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Congress, California, Washington, Martha Stewart, Time, US, Fbi, United States, Showtime, Manhattan, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Justice Department

Trump AG Barr will escape impeachment thanks to 'corrupt' Republicans – Nadler

* Attorney General fires New York attorney after bizarre standoff * Judiciary chair says he will cut $50m from ‘personal budget’ * Opinion: SDNY disaster suggests Barr is not so smart after allAttorney general William Barr “certainly deserves” to be impeached and removed but will escape that fate because Republicans who control the Senate are “corrupt against the interests of the country”, the chairman of the House judiciary committee said on Sunday.Jerrold Nadler, a Democrat, told CNN’s State...
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Trump Fires Berman at S.D.N.Y. After Tensions Over Inquiries

The president’s move heightened criticism that he was purging his administration of officials whose independence could be a threat to his re-election.
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Trump Fires Berman After Tensions Rose Over Inquiries

The president’s move deepened a crisis over the independence of law enforcement and the president’s purge of officials he views as disloyal.
Tags: News, Giuliani, Justice Department, Trump, Cohen, Berman, Barr, Politics And Government, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Rudolph W, Manhattan (NYC, Michael D (1966-, Geoffrey S, William P, Trump Fires Berman

Nadler To Invite Berman To Testify After Barr Attempts To Fire Him In Friday Night Massacre Gone Awry

House Judiciary Committee chair Jerry Nadler (D-NY) announced late Friday night that he will invite U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoff Berman to testify after Attorney General Bill Barr abruptly attempted to fire Berman. “America is right to expect the worst of Bill Barr, who has repeatedly interfered in criminal investigations on Trump’s behalf,” Nadler tweeted. “We have a hearing on this topic on Wednesday. We welcome Mr. Berman’s testimony and will invite him to test...
Tags: News, Senate, Joe Biden, Ukraine, SEC, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Doj, Justice Department, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Berman, House Judiciary Committee, Barr, U S Attorney for the Southern District of New York, John Elias

Berman Refuses To Step Down After Barr Moves To Oust Him, ‘Investigations Will Move Forward’

U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoff Berman refused to step down on Friday night after Attorney General Bill Barr issued a press release announcing that he had resigned. “Our investigations will move forward without delay or interruption,” Berman said in the press release, where he denied Barr’s statement. — US Attorney SDNY (@SDNYnews) June 20, 2020 Barr had issued a statement claiming that Berman had resigned on Friday night. But Berman, ...
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Barr Tries To Sack U.S. Attorney Probing Trump’s Pals. But Geoffrey Berman Says He’s Not Leaving.

Attorney General William Barr announced late Friday evening that he had nominated a Trump appointee to replace the Manhattan U.S. Attorney who had investigated and convicted some of President Donald Trump’s closest associates. It was a shocking announcement even to the prosecutor he intended to replace, Geoffrey Berman.“I learned in a press release from the Attorney General tonight that I was ‘stepping down’ as United States Attorney,” Berman said in a statement. “I have not resigned, and have n...
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Trump Campaign Pushing for Four Debates With Biden

The Trump team wants one more debate than is typically held in the general election, and argued that they should start earlier because the coronavirus may prompt an increase in early voting.
Tags: News, Biden, Giuliani, Trump, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Joseph R Jr, Rudolph W, Presidential Election of 2020, Polls and Public Opinion, Debates (Political, Parscale, Brad (1976-, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV

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