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Dear Republicans: It is possible to say no to Trump

This is not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the President and Comey", said a White House official. It's bad enough for press freedom that Trump is so determined to go after whistleblowers and sources within his administration who are attempting to get the truth to the American public.



'It's Falling Out Of The Trees,' Former Prosecutor Says Of Obstruction Evidence

The claim by fired FBI Director James B. Comey that President Trump asked him to shut down an investigation of former national security advisor Michael Flynn is potentially the most explosive development in the unfolding saga of investigations into possible collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's 2016 campaign.


1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

As many as 70 homes in Elk City, a town of about 12,000 people around 110 miles (180 km) west of Oklahoma City, were damaged or destroyed by the storm, CBS affiliate KWTV reported, citing officials. Gary Schulz, who owns a rental storage business near the Prairie Lake Estate Mobile Home Park, said a twister claimed his business eight years ago but spared it this time around.


White House Offers Muted Response On Comey Memo

White House Offers Muted Response On Comey Memo

House Republicans welcomed the announcement Wednesday that an independent special counsel has been assigned to investigate Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election. On Tuesday, the House intelligence committee also formally requested similar documents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. A senior administration official described Trump's reaction to Mueller's appointment as "measured".



Putin offers to give US Congress notes of Trump's meeting

The news conference had been originally scheduled to discuss the Republican agenda on Capitol Hill. The House was in recess when Trump abruptly fired Comey last week. The revelation raised questions about whether the president sought to influence the Federal Bureau of Investigation at the same time the agency is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion with Moscow by Trump associates.



Bettors believe Trump will be impeached

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) advising "patience" to those in his base demanding impeachment to "allow the facts to take us forward". The White House has denied the report. " Obstruction of justice is an impeachable offense", Curbelo told a CBS affiliate in Miami. In short, it's fucking criminal to perform actions that intentionally hinder official investigations.