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Collusiongate: Watergate II?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 21, 2018 at 11:00am 5/21/2018 at 11:00am

Unlike Watergate, the current crisis in government/spying/politics doesn’t have a memorable name. But for those of us who lived through Watergate, it has a certain resonance with that event as well as major differences, imparting a strange sense of familiarity, dislocation, and increasing alarm.
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Trump plans on replacing portion of food stamps with food

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 11:00am 2/14/2018 at 11:00am
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Obama may have wanted to be a transformative President, but Donald J. Trump appears well on his way to owning this title.

His administration is now proposing a food delivery program that would replace about half of food stamp benefits for households who qualify for the boxes. The program is referred to...

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S***hole S***storm distracts from valid questions on immigration policy

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 11:00am 1/13/2018 at 11:00am

The latest furor is over certain remarks that Trump is alleged to have uttered during a meeting about immigration with Dick Durbin, Lindsay Graham, and “other government officials.” His alleged remarks (some of which he has disputed) were criticized variously for both form and content:...

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Trump Signs Tax Bill Into Law

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 22, 2017 at 10:59am 12/22/2017 at 10:59am
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President Donald Trump will sign the tax bill before he leaves for his Christmas vacation. At the last minute, Trump allowed in pool reporters.

Trump will also sign the continuing resolution that will keep the government afloat through January 19.

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Putin Thanks Trump for CIA Helping Prevent Bombings in Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 7:30pm 12/17/2017 at 7:30pm
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Russian Vladimir Putin called President Donald Trump to thank the CIA for helping prevent terrorist attacks in Russia. From The New York Times:

In rare words of praise for the C.I.A., Mr. Putin said the agency had provided informati...

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Border Wall Prototype Testing Has Begun

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 3:00pm 12/10/2017 at 3:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers will recall our story in September that construction had begun on prototypes for President Trump’s border wall in the San Diego area.

The prototypes are now complete, and testing has begun!

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) began physically testing southwestern border wall prototypes this week, according to a spokesman...

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Trump Officially Endorses Moore for Alabama’s Senate Seat

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 4, 2017 at 10:00am 12/4/2017 at 10:00am
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Despite numerous sexual misconduct allegations, President Donald Trump has endorsed Roy Moore for the Alabama special senate election, which will take place on December 12.

Moore has faced numerous accusations of not only preying on teenagers when he was in his 30s, but of sexual harassment and assault.

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Trump Finds Moore Allegations ‘Troubling,’ Wants People of Alabama to Decide His Fate

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 5:16pm 11/16/2017 at 5:16pm
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President Donald Trump finds the allegations of sexual assault and harassment against Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore “troubling,” but thinks that the people of Alabama should decide their next senator. From USA Today:

“Look, the president believes these allegations are very troubling and should be taken seriously, and he believes the people...

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Small Business Owners Cheer Trump’s Decision to Withdraw from Paris Accord

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 2:30pm 6/3/2017 at 2:30pm

As the usual suspects on the left bemoan President Trump’s decision to exit the Paris climate accord, small business owners attending a luncheon cheered when they heard the news.

The New York Times reports:

As news that President Trump was pulling out of the Paris climate accord hit at a luncheon for small-business...

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Rick Perry to Join National Security Council

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:30am 4/6/2017 at 7:30am

Wednesday, the White House issued a memo outlining changes to the administration’s National Security Council. Steven Bannon, former Chief Executive of Breitbart News was removed from the NSC, which will now include former Texas Governor, Rick Perry.

From Houston local news:

WASHINGTON (TRIBUNE) – A new memorandum Wednesday revealed that U.S. Secretary...

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Polls and the reluctant Trump voter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 7:30pm 9/3/2016 at 7:30pm

For a long time I’ve conceptualized Trump voters as falling into two camps: the enthusiastic and the reluctant. No doubt there are some who fall in between, too, but I think that mainly there are those two categories.

The first group consists of people who supported Trump in the primaries, either as...

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Is there any support for Mitt Romney’s Trump tax return suspicions?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 6:00pm 2/27/2016 at 6:00pm

On Wednesday Mitt Romney said some interesting things about Donald Trump and his tax returns, and they got picked up by a lot of news outlets and pundits, including Legal Insurrection. This is the way his remarks were generally reported:

He also called on the entire GOP field to release their...

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