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Trump pardons former national security advisor Michael Flynn

George Frey/Getty Images President Donald Trump has pardoned former national security advisor Michael Flynn. "It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon. Congratulations to @GenFlynn and his wonderful family, I know you will now have a truly fantastic Thanksgiving!" Trump tweeted on Wednesday. Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to one count of lying to the FBI about his communications with Sergey Kislyak, then Russia's ambassador to th...
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Trump Announces Pardon For Mike Flynn

President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his pardon of his former National Security advisor Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty in 2017 to lying to the FBI about his Russian contacts. Trump himself had fired Flynn from the White House, ostensibly for misleading administration officials about the communications as well. It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon. Congratulations to @GenFlynn and his wonderful family, I know you will now have ...
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Trump Complains On Speakerphone To PA GOP That No One Will ‘Overturn’ Election For Him

Midway through President Donald Trump’s testimony to the Pennsylvania Senate Majority Policy Committee on Wednesday, Trump campaign lawyer Jenna Ellis received another incoming call on her cell phone. That was a problem for Trump, because he was addressing the committee via speakerphone, and the beeps from the incoming call to his lawyer’s phone were an annoying interruption. Trump was reportedly planning on attending the meeting in person with Ellis and the campaign’s other lead attorney as ...
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Trump Amplifies Sidney Powell's Work Despite Legal Team Cutting Her Loose

Sidney Powell appeared at a recent Trump campaign press conference, though a later statement insisted she was not part of the legal team.
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Trump Plans On Pardoning Michael Flynn And Others On His Way Out

President Donald Trump is poised to pardon convicted felon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI in 2017 before attempting to withdraw the plea this year, according to multiple reports. Axios, the New York Times, and CNN report that Trump has been privately discussing plans to pardon Flynn, among others, during the final months of his presidency. Unnamed sources told CNN that the President’s plans are subject to change, however. During a co...
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Lou Dobbs Still Believes in Sidney Powell: When Will the Trump Presidency Be 'Saved'?

“Well, you have promised a Kraken will be unleashed,” Dobbs noted at one point, asking her about upcoming lawsuits.
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Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

FILE - In this July 10, 2018, file photo, former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn leaves the federal courthouse in Washington, following a status hearing. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) Associated Press President Donald Trump may be planning a number of pardons between now and when he leaves office, including pardoning former national security advisor Michael Flynn, reported.  Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia in December 2017.  In ...
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Trump reportedly plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI

FILE - In this July 10, 2018, file photo, former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn leaves the federal courthouse in Washington, following a status hearing. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) Associated Press President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, reported.  The reported plans are said to be part of a series of pardons Trump plans to issue before leaving office in January. Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to lying to the F...
Tags: Politics, Law, Washington Post, Washington, White House, Russia, US, Trends, Fbi, Donald Trump, Pardon, Doj, Justice Department, Kamala Harris, Trump, Sidney Powell


Trump Wonders If He Should Have Gone With A Lawyer From The Yellow Pages Instead Of Leaky Rudy

The cases would still have been BS, but it would have been less humiliating.
Tags: Law, Government, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell, Election Law, Jenna Ellis, Leaky Rudy


Fox News settled a lawsuit with Seth Rich's parents, who sued the network after it spread conspiracy theories about the Democratic staffer who was shot and killed in 2016

Mary Rich and her husband, Joel Rich hold a photo of their son in their home in Omaha, Nebraska, on January 11, 2017. Matt Miller for The Washington Post via Getty Images Fox News has settled a lawsuit brought by the parents of Seth Rich, a Democratic National Committee staffer who was killed in July 2016. The network and several of its personalities floated the baseless conspiracy theory that Rich may have been murdered in retribution for sharing internal DNC emails with Wikileaks. Police...
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Sidney Powell is a beacon of hope to sad Qanon supporters

A few weeks before the election I went to a meeting of QAnon fanatics in Scottsdale, Arizona.
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Republicans sold out democracy to appease Trump's loser tantrum

President Donald Trump gives a presidential ‘pardon’ to the National Thanksgiving Turkey Butter in the Rose Garden of the White House November 26, 2019 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The dumbest of coups is almost over, no thanks to Republicans who stood idly by while Trump assaulted the democratic process and left the nation's COVID response rudderless.  Now that it's all over but the shouting Republicans are slowly trickling out and conceding Biden was elected president...
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Trump only agreed to unlock Biden's transition when aides told him he didn't have to admit that he lost, report says

President Donald Trump (R) golfs at Trump National Golf Club on November 22, 2020 in Sterling, Virginia. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images President Donald Trump only unlocked the presidential transition process after being assured he wouldn't have to concede defeat, The New York Times reported. Despite losing the election more than two weeks ago to Joe Biden, Trump refused to admit that he lost, instead alleging without evidence that his victory was stolen by fraud. Trump's statement on allowi...
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Trump only went along with Biden's transition when aides told him he didn't have to admit that he lost, report says

President Donald Trump (R) golfs at Trump National Golf Club on November 22, 2020 in Sterling, Virginia. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images President Donald Trump only went along with the presidential transition process after being assured he wouldn't have to concede defeat, The New York Times reported. Despite losing the election more than two weeks ago to Joe Biden, Trump refused to admit that he lost, instead alleging without evidence that his victory was stolen by fraud. Trump's statement on...
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Trump went along with Biden's transition only after aides told him he didn't have to admit he lost, report says

President Donald Trump at Trump National Golf Club on Sunday in Sterling, Virginia. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images President Donald Trump went along with the presidential transition process on Monday only after being assured he wouldn't have to concede, The New York Times reported. Despite losing the election more than two weeks ago to Joe Biden, Trump has refused to acknowledge defeat, instead alleging without evidence that his victory was stolen by fraud. Trump's Monday-night tweets encour...
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Laura Ingraham told viewers that Biden will be the next president, and suggested that anyone who says otherwise is lying

Laura Ingraham on her show on November 23, 2020. She said that President Donald Trump's election challenges will likely fail. Fox News On Monday night, Laura Ingraham told her Fox News show it was highly unlikely that President Donald Trump would win his legal challenges to the 2020 election results and secure a second term. "Unless the legal situation changes in a dramatic, and frankly, an unlikely manner, Joe Biden will be inaugurated on January 20," Ingraham said.  She added: "If I ...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, US, Trends, Joe Biden, News UK, Fox News, Nevada, Biden, Donald Trump, The Washington Post, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Sean Hannity, Sidney Powell, Carlson


Laura Ingraham told viewers that Biden would be the next president and suggested anyone saying otherwise was lying

Laura Ingraham on her show on Monday. She said President Donald Trump's election challenges would most likely fail. Fox News On Monday night, the Fox News host Laura Ingraham said it was highly unlikely that President Donald Trump would win his legal challenges to the 2020 election results and secure a second term. "Unless the legal situation changes in a dramatic, and frankly, an unlikely manner, Joe Biden will be inaugurated on January 20," Ingraham said on her show. She added: "If I...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, US, Trends, Joe Biden, News UK, General Services Administration, Fox News, Nevada, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Sean Hannity, Sidney Powell, Carlson


"You call a gigantic press conference like that, one that lasts an hour, and you announce massive bombshells, then you better have some bombshells."

"There better be something at that press conference other than what we got.... They promised blockbuster stuff, and then nothing happened. And that’s just not good. I mean, if you’re gonna promise blockbuster stuff like that, then there has — now, I understand — look, I’m the one that’s been telling everybody, this stuff doesn’t happen at warp speed, light speed the way cases are made for presentation in court, but if you’re gonna do a press conference like that with the promise of blockbusters,...
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Donald Trump’s election denialism must be rejected

President Donald Trump lost the Nov. 3 election clearly, decisively and legally. On Saturday, the president’s efforts to invalidate election results in Pennsylvania, where Joe Biden is ahead by 80,000 votes, were dismissed by U.S. District Judge Matthew Brann, who said the president’s team offered “strained legal arguments without merit and speculative accusations … unsupported by evidence.” This is just the latest in a long line of dismissals across the country, with judges in states ranging fr...
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Trump is reportedly worried that his legal team is made up of 'fools that are making him look bad'

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for President Donald Trump, speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020, in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo President Donald Trump is upset with how his legal team has handled his challenges to the election, according to NBC News. Trump is worried that they are "fools that are making him look bad," one official told NBC. He also reportedly complained about Rudy Giuliani's ...
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The Glorious Rise And Fall Of Sidney Powell’s Trump Campaign Gig

Sidney Powell lasted barely one Scaramucci  as a member of President Donald Trump’s legal team, but boy was it a wild ride. The right-wing lawyer best known for defending former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn went out in a blaze of glory, asserting in a monologue at the Republican Party’s headquarters Thursday that a global cabal of communists had conspired with Democrats to steal President Donald Trump’s second term from him. "We will not be intimidated…We are going to cl...
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Trump's campaign ejects lawyer after Trump praised her

CNN's Brianna Keilar takes a look at Trump's legal team distancing itself from Sidney Powell, a lawyer who spoke at the campaign's press conference laying out its case for widespread voter fraud.
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Who is Sidney Powell? The Lawyer Behind Wild Voting Conspiracy Theories

A frequent guest on conservative radio and TV, she briefly became a public face of the Trump campaign before being cut loose on Sunday.
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Tucker Carlson was attacked by Trump supporters for questioning the outlandish claims of the president's lawyer Sidney Powell before she was fired

Fox News host Tucker Carlson. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Tucker Carlson was attacked by Trump supporters and allies last week after he put one of the president's lawyers on blast for failing to provide evidence to back up her false voter fraud claims. That lawyer, Sidney Powell, has been pushing an outlandish conspiracy theory involving the late Venezuelan dictator Hugo Chavez launching a scheme to pay off election officials to use Dominion voting machines. Carlson invited Powell on his...
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Trump Team Dumps Sidney Powell As Attorney Peddles Bonkers Conspiracy Theories About Election

President Donald Trump’s legal team dedicated to overturning the election results jettisoned attorney Sidney Powell, who’s been continually pushing flatly bizarre conspiracy theories about the 2020 election, on Sunday. “Sidney Powell is practicing law on her own. She is not a member of the Trump Legal Team,” Rudy Giuliani, who’s been spearheading the President’s corrupt attempts to steal the election from President-elect Joe Biden in the courts and is no stranger to conspiracy theories himsel...
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Trump campaign legal team distances itself from Powell

WASHINGTON (AP) — Perhaps Sidney Powell has gone too far for even Rudy Giuliani this time. The Trump campaign's legal team moved to...
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Trump campaign legal team tries to distance itself from attorney Sidney Powell days after holding news conference with her

The Trump campaign’s legal team moved to distance itself from the attorney after a tumultuous several days in which she made multiple...
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Trump legal team disavows association with lawyer Sidney Powell

"I will continue to represent #WeThePeople who had their votes for Trump and other Republicans stolen by massive fraud through Dominion...
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