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Trump denies making 'shithole countries' comment

CNN - 12 Jan 2018
In a separate part of the conversation about the diversity visa lottery, the source said, Trump referred to people coming from Africa as coming from "shithole countries." Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, who was briefed by Illinois Democratic Sen ...

Flipping Cohen against Trump may not be so easy

Politico - 24 Apr 2018
Because Cohen was Trump's lawyer, many of those communications are likely covered by the legal principle of attorney-client privilege, which would typically prevent them from being admissible in court. While the privilege can be waived, only Trump—and ...

Trump's Pee-Tape Alibi Is Falling Apart

Vanity Fair - 23 Apr 2018
Here's a riddle for you: more than a year into his presidency, why has Donald Trump continued to treat Russia with the sort of respect and deference that U.S. allies, Barack Obama, kneeling N.F.L. players, the mayor of San Juan, Mika Brzezinski, CNN ...

Trump's Going to Win

Slate Magazine - 24 Apr 2018
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will, at long last, hear arguments on the legality of President Donald Trump's travel ban. In its current iteration, the executive order prohibits almost 150 million people, almost all of them Muslim, from entering the ...

Trump's 2019 Nightmare

Slate Magazine - 23 Apr 2018
If President Trump hates Bob Mueller so much, why doesn't he have him fired? For most Republicans, the concern over firing Mueller is that it would incite a backlash in the 2018 midterm elections, costing them unified control of Congress and imperiling ...

Trump ramps up personal cell phone use - CNNPolitics -

CNN - 23 Apr 2018
President Donald Trump is increasingly relying on his personal cell phone to contact outside advisers, multiple sources inside and outside the White House told CNN, as Trump returns to the free-wheeling mode of operation that characterized the earliest ...

White House insists Trump 'not naive' about North Korea

CNN - 24 Apr 2018
"North Korea has agreed to suspend all Nuclear Tests and close up a major test site," Trump tweeted. "This is very good news for North Korea and the World - big progress! Look forward to our Summit." But Trump's tone shifted on Sunday as he responded ...

Ivana Trump doesn't think Donald should run for re-election

CNN - 23 Apr 2018
Washington (CNN) Ivana Trump says she doesn't think it's necessary for her ex-husband, Donald Trump, to run for re-election in 2020, according to an interview with Page Six. "He has a good life and he has everything. Donald is going to be 74, 73 for ...

Trump's Promising Plan to Link Welfare to Work

Bloomberg - 24 Apr 2018
Mullainathan and Shafir help explain why Trump's five groups find it unusually challenging to find and keep good jobs. If you are a single parent, you have to focus on childrearing. If you were incarcerated, you face continuing stigma and suspicion ...

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