Black People Politics : 'Something is wrong' with presidential election, says civil rights leader Diane Nash

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    A Major Justice Department Official Is Stepping Down Amid Tensions With Trump

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    Tessa Berenson

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    ... Brand’s position at the Justice Department is important because she’s next in line behind Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who oversees the special counsel’s Russia investigation. If Rosenstein were to step down or be fired, a move that President Trump has refused to rule out, Brand would take over the top spot on the investigation.


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    Rachel Brand would have taken over the Russia investigation if Rod Rosenstein was fired


     
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    Dems taking another run at blocked memo on Russia probe
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    Calvin Woodward, Associated Press

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    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee are prepared to black out parts of their memo about the FBI's Russia investigation to ensure there's no harmful spilling of secrets, then try again to get President Donald Trump to let it come out. A White House aide said Sunday he's confident it will be released once Democrats "clean it up" ...


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/dems-tak...ed-memo-russia-probe-165443886--politics.html

     
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    Special counsel's Russia probe expected to last into next year

    By PAULA REID CBS NEWS

    Despite White House claims that special counsel Robert Mueller's probe is wrapping up soon, the investigation is expected to last well into next year; the special counsel has an approved budget through the end of this fiscal year -- the new fiscal year begins in October 2018. The Trump administration has proposed a $10 million budget for the special counsel for the 2019 fiscal year, which would keep spending levels at a similar level to what they have been over the last fiscal year ...

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    Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election and possible connection to the Trump campaign, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

    J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE / AP


     
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    Secret Clinton Documents Could Help Mueller Interview Trump in Russia Probe: Report

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    Secret documents detailing special prosecutor Ken Starr’s investigation of President Bill Clinton will reportedly be unsealed following a federal court’s ruling Monday and could be used as a roadmap for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into possible collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia.

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    President Donald Trump passes former President Bill Clinton while leaving Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol after the Inaugural Luncheon following Trump's inauguration as the 45th President of the United States on January 20, 2017. AFP via Getty Images/Molly Riley

     
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    But we need you just in case Rosenstein is fired, Rachel :facepalm:


    Fmr. White House lawyer: I’d take “any job at Walmartrather than work for Trump

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    An NBC News exclusive report reveals that fear of potentially overseeing the Russia probe was a factor in Rachel Brand’s departure from the Department of Justice. Richard Painter, Katty Kay and John Harwood join Ari Melber to discuss.

    https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/fmr-white-house-lawyer-d-162430008.html

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    National Security
    The nation’s top spies said Russia is continuing to target the U.S. political system

    By Ellen Nakashima and Shane Harris


    ... “We cannot confront this threat, which is a serious one, without a whole-of-government response when the leader of the government continues to deny that it exists,” said Sen. Angus King (I-Maine).

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    FBI Director Christopher A. Wray, CIA Director Mike Pompeo and Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Feb. 13. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post)

     
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    HOW THE PORTER SCANDAL REVEALED THE BIGGEST TRUTH ABOUT THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY
    Beneath horrific allegations, terrible management, and Hope Hicks intrigue, this is a story about a president with a long history of absolving abuse

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    PETER HAMBY

    ... Taken together, it’s an irresistible new episode in Season 2, with fresh characters and new subplots thrown into the mix to tinker with the group dynamic.


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    upload_2018-2-14_13-45-24.png Rob Porter whispers to Donald Trump following remarks at his golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey, August 12, 2017. By Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

     
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    :facepalm: He's guilty as charged.


    Mueller Investigation Is Pressuring Trump Toward ‘Pushing The Nuclear Button,’ Mental Health Expert Says

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    Jessica Kwong

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    ... The stress of Mueller’s intensifying investigation is “clearly driving him crazy,” psychologist John Gartner said of Trump during a panel of mental health and nuclear weapons experts convened by the "Need to Impeach" campaign Monday night in Washington, D.C.


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    Mueller Investigation Is Pressuring Trump Toward ‘Pushing The Nuclear Button,’ Mental Health Expert Says


     
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    'How in the hell was he still employed?' Gowdy launches congressional investigation into Porter scandal
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    The Republican chairman of the House Oversight Committee says he has launched an investigation into the White House’s decision to keep staff secretary Rob Porter in his job for months after the West Wing was reportedly informed by the FBI of domestic abuse allegations against him.


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