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Warren Unveils Sweeping Plan To Cancel Student Debt, Provide Free College

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Monday unveiled a comprehensive plan to cancel student loan debt and provide free public college. After making headlines by calling for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, Warren laid out in a Medium post her plan to cancel $50,000 in student loan debt for everyone who makes under $100,000 per year. Those making between $100,000 and $250,000 would see that $50,000 cancellation figure decrease by $1 for every $3...
Tags: News, 2020 Elections, Education, Elizabeth Warren, Free College, Cristina Cabrera


‘Not Even A Little Bit’: Trump Isn’t Worried About Threat Of Impeachment

President Donald Trump said Monday that he was “not even a little bit” worried about the potential for impeachment. Taking questions at the end of his appearance at the White House Easter Egg Roll, Trump was asked by NBC’s Kristen Welker if he was “worried about impeachment.” “Not even a little bit,” he responded, according to Welker and print pool reporter Liz Goodwin of The Boston Globe. Trump also said “nobody disobeys my orders,” in response to a reporter asking as much. Special counsel R...
Tags: News, Donald Trump, Impeachment, Mueller report, Russia probe, Matt Shuham


Trump says 'nobody disobeys my orders,' defying Mueller's account

President Donald Trump contended Monday that none of his underlings routinely defy his commands, despite numerous examples contained in Robert Mueller's report showing aides ignoring or refusing his dictates.


Trump claims 'nobody disobeys my orders,' defying Mueller's account

President Donald Trump contended Monday that none of his underlings routinely defy his commands, despite numerous examples contained in Robert Mueller's report showing aides ignoring or refusing his dictates.


GOP senator says she doesn't think it's 'necessary' for Mueller to testify

Republican Sen. Joni Ernst, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said Monday she didn't think testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller would be necessary in the days ahead, a sign of the clear split between Republicans and Democrats about how to pursue the findings from the two-year probe into President Donald Trump and his campaign.


Trump ‘not even a little bit’ worried about impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says that “nobody” disobeys his orders, a reference to the Mueller report, which paints a deeply unflattering picture of his presidency. Trump made the comments Monday during the annual Easter Egg roll when asked by reporters about special counsel Robert Mueller’s portrayal of a White House in which staffers […]
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Trump says ‘nobody disobeys’ him, has no impeachment worries

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says that “nobody” disobeys his orders, a reference to the Mueller report, which paints a deeply unflattering picture of his presidency. Trump made the comments Monday during the annual Easter Egg roll when asked by reporters about special counsel Robert Mueller’s portrayal of a White House in which staffers […]
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John Oliver Digs Into the ‘Incredible’ Mueller Report on Last Week Tonight

"Some of the details in this report were incredible,” said Oliver on Robert Mueller's report on Donald Trump's Administration
Tags: Uncategorized, John Oliver, Last Week Tonight, Late Night Television, Mueller Report, Onetime


Nothing wrong with help from Russians, Trump lawyer says

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted there was "nothing wrong" with the president's 2016 campaign taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and possible crimes of obstruction detailed in special counsel Robert Mueller's report .


Trump vents anger over impeachment as congressional leaders deliberate removing him as president

Donald Trump has launched a fresh attack on Democrats, accusing the party of unspecified illegality following a weekend of talk about his possible impeachment.Democratic leaders have refused to rule out starting proceedings to remove the president from office after a heavily-redacted version of the Mueller report was released on Thursday.Some prominent party figures, including 2020 presidential hopefuls Elizabeth Warren and Julian Castro, have gone further by making outright calls for the impeac...


Mueller Report Still Attracts Attention From Both Sides Of The Aisle

The White House spent the weekend on television, insisting that special counsel Robert Mueller's report exonerates President Trump. At the same time, Democrats are discussing their next steps.


Democrats grasp for strategy as Trump seizes initiative after Mueller report

• Giuliani: 'There's nothing wrong with taking information from Russians' • Opinion: William Barr threw his credibility in the gutter • What CNN learned watching Robert Mueller • Opinion: Rudy Giuliani is 100% wrong


Analysis: Democrats grasp for strategy as Trump seizes initiative after Mueller report

• Giuliani: 'There's nothing wrong with taking information from Russians' • Opinion: William Barr threw his credibility in the gutter • What CNN learned watching Robert Mueller • Opinion: Rudy Giuliani is 100% wrong


Democrats wrestle with impeachment question

Democrats are still grasping for an effective response to Robert Mueller's report after leaving an opening for President Donald Trump to mount a furious and fact-twisting weekend victory lap.


Giuliani says not wrong to take information from Russians

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted there was “nothing wrong” with the president’s 2016 campaign taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and possible crimes of obstruction detailed in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report . Giuliani called the Trump campaign’s effort to get political […]
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Inside Mueller’s search for answers about whether Trump campaign conspired with Russia

WASHINGTON – On a cloudy day in early November, the last of conservative writer Jerome Corsi’s six marathon interviews with the office of special counsel Robert Mueller was about to begin. Sitting in a building in Washington, three prosecutors assigned to his case opened with a lecture. For more than two months, they had been […]
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Thanos, CBD, and Disembodied Pig Brains: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

An awful lot happened this week—some of it good, much of it bad, and a bit of it just plain weird. In the good news category, the Hubble Space Telescope , New York City passed a world-first law requiring owners of large buildings to reduce their climate impact, scientists used a modified 747 to find evidence…Read more...
Tags: Best Of Gizmodo, Julian Assange, Espionage, Robert Mueller, Russian Election Interference, Hackers, Hacking, Cybersecurity, Wikileaks, Notre Dame, Youtube, Notre Dame Fire, Physics, Materials Science, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Thanos


Giuliani, Conway Spend Sunday Trying To Discredit McGahn’s Mueller Testimony

Two key surrogates for President Donald Trump on Sunday sought to discredit a Republican lawyer who served in the White House until six months ago: Don McGahn, the former White House counsel who, per a New York Times tally, was cited more than anyone else in special counsel Robert Mueller’s redacted final report. Specifically, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani and White House adviser Kellyanne Conway sought to muddy the waters regarding reports addressed by Mueller’s team that Trump told McGahn to h...
Tags: News, Don McGahn, Kellyanne Conway, Mueller report, Rudy Giuliani, Russia probe, Matt Shuham


Non Sequiturs: 04.21.19

* What's the future of Elizabeth Prelogar, the beauty queen turned Harvard Law School grad turned Supreme Court clerk turned Team Mueller member? Not clear, except that it's blindingly bright. [Ozy] * How often do you see this? A federal judge praises counsel -- specifically, J. Christian Adams of the Election Law Center, Douglas R. Cox of Gibson Dunn, Michael E. Rosman of the Center for Individual Rights, and local counsel Mun Su Park -- for their "conscientious billing practices." [Volokh Con...
Tags: Non-Sequiturs, Aaron Schiller, Barton Beebe, Boies Schiller, Boies Schiller & Flexner, Center for Individual Rights, Copyright, Donald Trump, Douglas Cox, Ed Whelan, Election Law Center, Elizabeth Barchas Prelogar, Elizabeth Prelogar, Federal Judges, Frances Tydingco-Gatewood, Gibson Dunn


Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Meanwhile, House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and possible crimes of obstruction detailed in special counsel Robert Mueller's report .


Rudy Giuliani: There's 'Nothing Wrong' With Trump Campaign Taking Information From Russians

Robert Mueller's report detailed over 100 interactions between Trump's associates and Russians


Rudy Giuliani: There’s ‘Nothing Wrong’ With Trump Campaign Taking Information From Russians

Robert Mueller's report detailed over 100 interactions between Trump's associates and Russians
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Nadler: ‘If Proven,’ Parts Of Mueller Report ‘Would Be Impeachable’

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) on Sunday said that “if proven,” the contents of special counsel Robert Mueller’s redacted final report are impeachable. “Yeah I do,” think the contents of the report are impeachable, Nadler told “Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd. “If proven, some of this would be impeachable. Yes, obstruction of justice, if proven, would be impeachable.” He added: “We’re going to see where the facts lead us.” Nadler noted earlier in the interview that Mue...
Tags: News, Donald Trump, Impeachment, Jerry Nadler, Mueller report, Robert Mueller, Russia probe, Matt Shuham


Mueller Speaks: ‘No Comment’ For Inquiring MSNBC Reporter

Special counsel Robert Mueller muttered a “no comment” to an MSNBC reporter Sunday in response to questions about the release of his redacted final report. MSNBC’s Mike Viqueira confronted Mueller as the special counsel and his wife Ann got into their car following Easter services at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C. The Muellers were photographed outside the same historic church, which sits steps from the White House and has seen every president since James Madison in its pews,...
Tags: News, Mueller report, Robert Mueller, Russia probe, Matt Shuham


Trump lawyer attacks Mueller report, sees nothing wrong in taking Russian info

Donald Trump's top lawyer on Sunday attacked "calumny, lies and distortions" in the Mueller investigation report, and said there is "nothing wrong" with taking hacked information from Russia. Rudy Giuliani mounted a combative defense of the president in Sunday talk show appearances that took aim at Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators, the evidence they amassed and the witnesses they cited.


Giuliani knocks Mueller's investigators as 'unfair' to Trump

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani went after special counsel Robert Mueller's team on Sunday, calling the investigators "unfair" to his client, President Donald Trump.


Lee Compares Mueller To Pinocchio In Third ‘Shrek’ Movie: ‘Full of Double Negatives’

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) on Sunday compared special counsel Robert Mueller’s explanation of not recommending obstruction of justice charges against President Donald Trump to the comically roundabout legalese used by Pinocchio in the third “Shrek” movie. The senator also falsely said Mueller hadn’t presented any evidence to back up a potential obstruction violation. “I find pieces of the report a little bit odd,” Lee said on CBS’ “Face the Nation.” “For example, when he talks about obstruction, I ...
Tags: News, Mike Lee, Obstruction Of Justice, Robert Mueller, Russia probe, Matt Shuham


‘Nothing wrong with taking information from Russians’, Giuliani says as Democrats keep Trump impeachment options open

Donald Trump’s personal lawyer has claimed there was “nothing wrong” with his campaign taking information from Russia, as the fallout and toxicity triggered by the publication of Robert Mueller’s report grew.As Democrats said they were keeping open their options of seeking to impeach Mr Trump for his alleged efforts to obstruct Mr Mueller’s probe, Rudy Giuliani went on the offensive, saying “any politician” in the US would have sought damaging information about an electoral rival.“There’s nothin...


Trump lawyer attacks Mueller report as 'calumny, lies and distortion'

Rudy Giuliani mounted a combative defence of Trump in Sunday talk show appearances, taking aim at Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators


Giuliani rails against Mueller report as Democrats mull Trump impeachment

Trump lawyer: ‘Nothing wrong with information from Russians’Teflon Don: how Trump the mafia boss fought the law … and wonOpinion: Moral squalor, not impeachment, will remove TrumpAs the White House mounted a furious assault on the Mueller report and critics of a president not found to have conspired with Russia but not cleared of obstruction of justice, the chair of the House judiciary committee said obstruction, if proven, “would be [an] impeachable” offence. Related: Trump and impeachment: w...
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