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May 21 2018
President Trump says that, on Monday, he will order an investigation into whether the FBI and the Department of Justice "infiltrated or surveilled" his campaign "for political purposes," potentially setting up a showdown between the president and his intelligence and law enforcement agencies.NPR (Online News)
Jan 17 2020
The chief justice was sworn in as the presiding officer and senators swore to do “impartial justice,” as the Senate opened only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history.
The Senate formally opened the impeachment trial of President Trump on Thursday, bracing for a deeply divisive debate over his fate as senators swore to deliver “impartial justice” and installed ChiefNew York Times (News)
Nov 18 2020
President Trump received fierce pushback -- including some from fellow Republicans -- on Tuesday night after firing Chris Krebs, the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), following efforts by Krebs to rebut the president's claims of widespread voter fraud.
The Tuesday evening firing happened after Krebs led a campaign at CISA to control rumors aboutFox News (Online News)
Oct 06 2015
One week from tonight, the five Democratic presidential candidates will meet for their first debate of the 2016 campaign and at least three of those five will be virtually unknown to TV news audiences because the networks have covered the Democratic primary campaign as more of a coronation than a real contest.
Apr 15 2020
The Democratic super PAC Priorities USA Action has been running an ad falsely suggesting President Donald Trump called the coronavirus outbreak a “hoax.”
At the beginning, the ad splices together two quotes to have Trump saying, “The coronavirus, this is their new hoax.” It is obvious in listening to the ad that he said, “The coronavirus,” and, “this is their new hoax,” at differentFactCheck.org
Jul 20 2020
The phrase “Twitter, do your thing” can set off a potentially powerful series of events in what has become a repeated online phenomenon: A person or brand does something considered offensive or problematic, a social media user posts about it and the incident snowballs across the internet, allowing countless people to put pressure on a person or organization until that entity is “canceled.”Yahoo! The 360
Oct 22 2019
He survived the scandals.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party has won the 2019 Canadian federal election, according to a projection from the Canadian Broadcasting Company (CBC). While the Liberals lost seats in parliament, controlling only a plurality of seats rather than an outright majority, they still have enough to keep control of government.
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Sep 14 2017
President Trump’s signature campaign promise, the building of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, will remain on the back burner, the president said Thursday morning.The Daily Caller
Oct 08 2017
One of then-candidate Donald Trump's major campaign initiatives was regulatory reform — rolling back government regulations he believes stifle U.S. productivity.Independent Journal Review
Aug 21 2018
The jury weighing the fate of Paul Manafort late Tuesday morning indicated it may be close to a final verdict on its fourth day of deliberations, by asking the federal judge overseeing the case what it means if it cannot come to a consensus on one of the 18 counts the former Trump campaign chairman is facing.Washington Examiner