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#1514055 --- 04/08/18 03:18 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/07/politics/nugent-democrats-media-advocates-rabid-coyotes/index.html

By Alessia Grunberger

Updated 2:39 PM ET, Sun April 8, 2018

Ted Nugent compared multiple groups he opposes to "rabid coyotes" on Friday, adding that you "keep your gun handy" to shoot them on sight.

Nugent, a musician and National Rifle Association board member, made the remarks during a seemingly casual -- yet fiery -- interview with InfoWars host Alex Jones. During the interview, Jones -- a right-wing conspiracy theorist -- said he wanted to know why liberals hate America and "love communism."
"Don't ask why," Nugent said. "Just know that evil, dishonesty and scam artists have always been around and that right now they're liberal, they're Democrat, they're RINOs, they're Hollywood, they're fake news, they're media, they're academia, and they're half of our government, at least."
"So come to that realization," he continued. "There are rabid coyotes running around, you don't wait till you see one to go get your gun, keep your gun handy. And every time you see one, shoot one."


Nugent's comments come days after he called the Parkland, Florida, shooting survivors "liars" and "poor, mushy-brained children."

Last year following the shooting of Louisiana Republican Rep. Steve Scalise as he and others practiced for the annual Congressional Baseball Game, Nugent told a New York radio station that he would stop "the hateful rhetoric."
"I cannot and will not and I encourage even my friends, slash, enemies on the left, in the Democrat and liberal world, that we have got to be civil to each other," he told 77 WABC.
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#1514069 --- 04/09/18 04:58 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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George Takei
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Now, normally the communications between a lawyer and his client are "privileged," meaning they can't be reviewed or used as evidence. But there is an exception to this rule when the lawyer has assisted the client in the commission of a crime. Hmmm.
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#1514073 --- 04/10/18 02:58 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/10/politics/michael-cohen-donald-trump-white-house/index.html

There could be dark and unprecedented times ahead.

The FBI raid against Michael Cohen spiked President Donald Trump's rampant indignation over the Robert Mueller probe to previously unseen heights, multiplying the persecution complex he feels about the FBI and his own Justice Department and fueling his sense he's the target of a witch hunt.
And it suggests that Cohen, who paid off adult film star Stormy Daniels, could be a bridge between the two separate legal strands threatening Trump.

"There is no way that they are looking for things that don't connect to the President in some way," Anne Milgram, a former New Jersey attorney general told CNN's Anderson Cooper of the Cohen raid. "It really is an unbelievable day when you start to think about what is happening, what we are going to see next."

t was an extraordinary day that going forward may significantly lessen the chances that America escapes the maelstrom of Mueller's special counsel investigation and Trump's consequent fury without significant damage to its civic institutions.
"We are in pretty treacherous territory here. It's unprecedented to my knowledge to have the President's personal attorney raided like this," said CNN senior political analyst David Gergen. "They must have been able to present evidence that was hugely compelling to take a step like this."
Sources inside the White House say that Trump sees the move against Cohen as proof that Mueller has leaped far beyond the constraints of his original probe into whether his campaign operatives colluded with Russia.

The fact that Cohen -- a relentless, unyielding protector of Trump -- was hit by a search warrant particularly fed Trump's anger.

"It's a disgrace, it's, frankly, a real disgrace, it's an attack on our country in a true sense. It's an attack on all we stand for," Trump told reporters at the White House.

The FBI agents acted on a warrant obtained from a referral by Mueller, further fueling Trump's fury and raising new fears about how the President might respond. Could he, for instance, try to have the special counsel removed?
The President also lashed out at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who is overseeing the Mueller probe and Attorney General Jeff Sessions who recused himself from it.
Those two officials played no role in the FBI raids which were based on search warrants obtained by a federal judge by the US Attorney of the Southern district of New York, Geoffrey Berman, a Trump appointee.
But Trump's extreme anger at Sessions and Rosenstein, written across his face as he fulminated in front of reporters at the White House, means it is not far-fetched to consider he may be thinking the unthinkable -- launching a stunning maneuver to topple the leadership of the Justice Department that would enable him to effectuate the canning of Mueller.
"Why don't I just fire Mueller? Well, I think it's a disgrace what's going on. We'll see what happens," Trump said. "But I think it's really a sad situation, when you look at what happened. And many people have said, you should fire him."
Trump could have been simply venting, in a televised version of the Twitter rants that he has often used to slam the FBI, the Mueller probe and the integrity of those who are leading the investigation against him.
If that is the case, perhaps he got it off his chest while attempting to limit the impact of Monday's news on his ever-loyal political base following a months-long effort to discredit Mueller's investigation and the FBI.

Yet Trump's demeanor gave the impression that he was stuck in a corner, contemplating extreme measures to extricate himself and may be beyond convincing otherwise.
He didn't look like someone content to sit tight and await Mueller's results.
One source familiar with Trump's mood told CNN's Gloria Borger that Trump was more angry with Rosenstein and Sessions than Mueller, and that no one around him knew what he would do next.
CNN's Kaitlan Collins reported that the Cohen raid sent Trump over the edge because the lawyer is like a surrogate family member for Trump, and frequently dines with the President and first lady Melania Trump.
Should Trump orchestrate the firing of Mueller, he would unleash a political tsunami and trigger demands for impeachment by Democrats. Republicans who run Congress would face extreme pressure to consider whether the President's actions merit such draconian action. There's no way out of that imbroglio without causing significant political reverberations that would last for years.
Trump's presidency has been packed with surreal moments. But Monday's staggering events took some believing.
An FBI raid on the offices of a lawyer employed by a sitting President is something that is without precedent in modern political memory.

A President reacting in real time by attacking the probity of an investigation against him and wondering how to end it.
And even the setting of Trump's comments was mind-boggling -- he burst out with his comments unprompted as his top military brass was gathered around him, contemplating whether to send US forces to war in Syria.
If Monday's events bore threatening implications for the President -- they also considerably raise the stakes for Mueller himself. While the special counsel may have only referred the Cohen case to New York prosecutors he is now indelibly linked to the move in a way that could impact the political environment in which his investigation is unfolding.
"I think it's a bet and they better find something," said Mike Shields, a former chief of staff of the Republican National Committee, arguing that a decision to raid the office of the President's personal lawyer raises the stakes for his investigation.
"You don't find anything -- the credibility of the entire investigation is going to rest on that. ... It is going to make (Mueller) look terrible if nothing comes out of it," Shields said on CNN.
But Preet Bharara, who served as the US Attorney in the Southern District of New York until he was fired by Trump, suggested that prosecutors would not undertake such an aggressive move lightly.
"It's being done because people think it's very serious, people think it's totally warranted and people think there's evidence of a significant enough nature that you're going to risk doing something sensitive like raiding a law office," Bharara said.

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#1514081 --- 04/10/18 07:15 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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Republican Senator Trey Gowdy has it correct,"Mr. President, if you're truly innocent, please act like it" This idiot is his own worse enemy by his constant babbling, finger pointing and name calling, with no evidence of as he say "WITCH HUNTING" He knows that the FEDS are within striking distance with facts and evident and his only recourse is to do what he do best, lie and blame others for his indiscretions.

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#1514086 --- 04/10/18 08:59 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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As of 9AM Eastern Standard time, Trump cancels a trip to South America in regard to the Syrian crises, if you're innocent Sir, why stay around to defend yourself being that you HAVE surrogates to defend you?...wait, one of those individual had his office and home searched yesterday due to communications with you. Secondly, seeing that you've lied for a greater share of your life, no one and we mean no one can conjure up "WHOPPERS" as efficient as yourself. Your're right!!!!! Best that you stick around.

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#1514093 --- 04/11/18 03:17 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: Formermac]
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https://www.thedailybeast.com/fbi-raid-o...s-life?ref=home


Monday’s FBI raids on Michael Cohen’s Rockefeller Center office, his hotel room, and his home all provided a proper dose of comeuppance to a man more accustomed to screaming threats, shit-tier legal theorizing, and putting his strip-mall law degree to work in service of Donald Trump.

Cohen, far from being the superlawyer to a billionaire real-estate tycoon, really only has one important job: covering up Trump’s alleged dalliances. It was Cohen batting cleanup, dealing with an army of models, escorts, Mistresses (large “M” and small “m”), actresses, porn stars, models, Real Dolls, fangirls, groupies, and random topiary at Mar-a-Delicto with a wall of nondisclosure agreements. Master of the NDA, Cohen thought attorney-client privilege would protect him.

He forgot he had a fool for a client. Trump couldn’t shut his mouth on Air Force One last week.





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#1514163 --- 04/15/18 04:48 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/opinion-kuttner-rosenstein-bannon_us_5ad39c60e4b016a07e9d7fc5

Something very fishy happened last week. On Friday, we were treated to almost hourly rumors that President Donald Trump’s firing of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was imminent. This was to be followed by a scheme to either fire or drastically limit the authority of special counsel Robert Mueller.

The cable channels went into overdrive and the newspapers picked up the story. Critics issued dire predictions.

And then exactly nothing happened. So what was this about?

Piecing this together, it’s clear that at midweek, my old pal Steve Bannon managed to get through to Trump, and pitched him on one more trademark Bannon scheme: Fire Rosenstein and cease cooperating with Mueller, citing executive privilege. Bannon also called on Trump to fire lawyer Ty Cobb.

This was first reported by The Washington Post, and then other news media found sources to confirm that Trump was livid and that the plan was under very serious consideration.

But Rosenstein is still there, and so is Mueller. On Sunday morning, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said she was not aware of any plans to fire either.

A prime source of the leaks keeping this tale alive was surely Bannon himself. He evidently hoped to jam Trump into going along with the scheme. I have not been able to confirm this with Bannon &#8213; he no longer returns my calls &#8213; but this is his signature modus operandi, and he went on the record with the Post to kick it off.

Trump is damned either way. If he fires Rosenstein and Mueller, he hastens his own downfall. If he lets things play out, the waters keep rising.

But as often happens with Bannon’s grand designs, this one backfired. Dithering Republicans, including several senators, were quick to send clear messages to Trump that this move would mark the beginning of the end of his presidency. For the first time, Senate Judiciary Chair Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) agreed to fast-track a bill protecting the special counsel’s independence. And one can only imagine how many Republican senators phoned Trump to warn in private what they have not said publicly.

Such a bill is unlikely to pass the diehard pro-Trump House, but the threat to fire Rosenstein and Mueller put the Republican Congress in even more jeopardy, after a week in which House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), anticipating a November wipeout, announced that he will not run for re-election.

It’s also clear that the few remaining adults at the White House cautioned Trump not to move against Rosenstein.

Meanwhile, other events intruded to make the timing of any move against the special counsel even more ill-advised. A mother lode of presumably damaging material on Trump is now in the hands of the U.S. attorney in New York and the FBI, thanks to the recklessness of Trump’s longtime personal lawyer and fixer, Michael Cohen. The likelihood is that Cohen himself will face criminal charges and that many of his dealings with Trump are not protected by attorney-client privilege.

Just to add to the complications this weekend, the pile-up of issues facing a president whose trademark is not exactly self-discipline included the bombing of targets in Syria and an apparent 180-degree turn on whether the U.S. should join the Trans-Pacific Partnership after all.

(The TPP, an initiative of President Barack Obama, was long an object of Trump’s scorn. But now, pressure from the farm lobby has led to a pledge by Trump to reverse that decision. This would be one more big defeat for Bannon.)
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If ever there was a window when Trump might have gotten away with a Saturday Night Massacre scenario of serial firings, that window has now closed. The damage to Trump himself and to his remaining political support among election-anxious Republicans would far outweigh the gains.

Even without Mueller, the investigation fueled by everything that he has already unearthed would live on, whether via the U.S. attorney’s office in New York, the Congress, the Justice Department or any of several state attorneys general. A president with broad political support might have illusions of quashing all such investigations, but Trump lacks that political support. And firing Rosenstein and Mueller would further erode what remains of his political backing, even among Republicans.

This also deepens a long-deferred crisis for the Republican Party. Until now, Republicans alarmed by Trump have been willing to go along with him, because he has enabled them to enact longstanding ideological goals such as tax cuts for the rich and massive deregulation of industry.

But with Trump flirting with placing himself above the law, Republicans are not only in a moral bind, but in a political bind. Trump’s basic approval ratings still hover around 40 percent, and part of the conservative base will defend him no matter what. But many Republican leaders and voters consider firing Rosenstein and then Mueller to be a bright red line that Trump must not cross.

So Trump is damned either way. If he fires Rosenstein and Mueller, he hastens his own downfall. If he lets things play out, the waters keep rising and soon more details will come out one way or another — which will also hasten his demise. Impeachment is not yet explicitly on the political agenda, but it soon will be.

Steve Bannon is the gift that keeps on giving &#8213; to Democrats. Moreover, Bannon and Trump are right about one thing. The “deep state” &#8213; the layers of federalism, the separation of powers, the basic integrity of courts &#8213; are not going away. Trump can’t take over them all.

Trump’s impotent lashing out is a sign that he’s cornered, and he knows it.


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#1514166 --- 04/16/18 12:01 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/seth-klarman-democratic-donor_us_5ad4322fe4b077c89cea0063

A major GOP donor is jumping ship and now he’s contributing to Democratic candidates in hopes of flipping the House of Representatives and/or the Senate in this year’s midterm elections.

Seth Klarman, the billionaire CEO of the Baupost Group who the Economist once dubbed “The Oracle of Boston,” called out Republicans for failing to keep President Donald Trump in check.

“The Republicans in Congress have failed to hold the president accountable and have abandoned their historic beliefs and values,” Klarman told the Boston Globe. “For the good of the country, the Democrats must take back one or both houses of Congress.”

Klarman, an independent who donated more than $7 million to GOP candidates during the presidency of Barack Obama, has now cut checks to Democrats in 56 House races and 22 Senate elections, the newspaper reported.

“I received a tax cut I neither need nor want. I’m choosing to invest it to fight the administration’s flawed policies and to elect Democrats to the Senate and House of Representatives,” Klarman said.

Klarman also donated $2 million to nonprofits backing core Democratic issues, including gun control and the environment, the Globe reported.

While Klarman contributed far more to Republicans in 2016, he actually backed Hillary Clinton in the presidential race, calling Trump “completely unqualified for the highest office in the land,” according to Reuters.

His views have not changed since the election.

Last year, Klarman described Trump as a “threat to democracy,” per audio obtained by New York magazine. He also warned against Trump’s protectionist agenda in a letter to his investors, saying such policies “not only don’t work, they actually leave society worse off,” The New York Times reported.

In the same letter, he sounded the alarm about the Trump-backed tax cuts that were ultimately enacted by the Republican-led Congress.

“The Trump tax cuts could drive government deficits considerably higher,” Klarman wrote, noting that cuts in 2001 under President George W. Bush “fueled income inequality while triggering huge federal budget deficits.”

Now, he’s putting his money where his mouth is, donating his own proceeds from those cuts to work against the Republicans who enacted them.
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#1514172 --- 04/17/18 04:42 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.thedailybeast.com/michael-co...-again?ref=home

Michael Cohen, the World’s Worst Fixer, Keeps Screwing Up


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#1514190 --- 04/18/18 07:15 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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http://theweek.com/speedreads/768151/gop-strategist-steve-schmidt-some-advice-nikki-haley-run

Steve Schmidt, a Republican strategist whose worked on campaigns for George W. Bush and John McCain, is doling out free advice to Nikki Haley, and President Trump's not going to like it.

Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said on Sunday that the Trump administration was planning on imposing new sanctions against Russia on Monday, which ended up not happening. Trump's top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, said on Tuesday she had "momentary confusion," to which Haley responded, "With all due respect, I don't get confused."

Schmidt thinks it's simple — Haley must step down. "Trump has shattered Nikki Haley's credibility as irrevocably as he obliterated his moral authority after Charlottesville," he tweeted Tuesday night. "Trump has humiliated her and she is at a fork in the road. Her choice is either to resign or take on the permanent stench of one more tainted factotum." Schmidt, a never-Trumper, went on to say the "first person to resign from this cancerous administration on principle will look back on that day the same way Powerball winners look back on the moment they bought their golden ticket." Should Haley remain part of the administration, he added, "it will be at the cost of her dignity." Catherine Garcia
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#1514199 --- 04/18/18 03:42 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://secondnexus.com/news/comey-leave...29b6b4043a47a2a

Former FBI Director James Comey says that he no longer considers himself a member of the Republican Party. Comey made the declaration during an appearance on ABC News podcast “Start Here.”

Comey believes that the party has “left him” along with “many others.”

“I think they’ve lost their way and I can’t be associated with it,” he said.

Elaborating further, Comey stressed that the GOP’s seemingly unequivocal support for President Donald Trump has assured his own exit from the party.

“These people don’t represent anything I believe in… The Republican Party, as near as I can tell, reflects now entirely Donald Trump’s values,” Comey said. “It doesn’t reflect values at all. It’s transactional, it’s ego-driven, it’s in service to his ego.”
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#1514205 --- 04/19/18 07:23 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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Here we are in 2018 and politically, my understanding is clearer as an adult while we revisit the 1970s when my Father's agitation was an constant venue as he watch Nixon's unethical behavior grow exponentially worse from day to day. Who would have predict that 50 years later, another Republican would repeat verbatim the same idiocy that his Conservative predecessor did? More astounding is the fact that this fool at least have the advantage of knowing the end result of his actions but as he always repeat "He's smarter than any of his predecessors" We already know that to be a falsehood based on the last 2 years of confusion, chaos and dysfunction.

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#1514214 --- 04/19/18 03:27 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: Formermac]
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Stormy Daniels lawyer was just on TV making a prediction that Trump would not finish out his first term.
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#1514219 --- 04/20/18 04:00 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/19/politics/donald-trump-james-comey-white-house/index.html

Trump has 'weathered Comey' but Cohen is 'consuming him,' White House source says

A week after the tell-all book from James Comey exploded onto the scene, President Donald Trump is telling aides and confidants something he rarely does: He's pleased at how Republicans and the White House led the charge to try and discredit the former FBI director.
From the Oval Office, complaints are heard far more frequently than compliments. The President has told multiple people this week at Mar-a-lago -- and late last week in the West Wing -- that he believes Comey's book has had little impact on him.
The President's allies spent weeks bracing for the release of Comey's memoir, "A Higher Loyalty," with some worrying whether Trump's reaction would negatively influence the Russia investigation.

"So far he's weathered Comey," a Republican who spoke to the President at Mar-a-lago this week. "It's Cohen that's consuming him."

Cohen, of course, is Michael Cohen, the President's longtime lawyer and fixer. His legal case is causing significant turmoil inside the White House, three administrations officials told CNN, far more than Comey.
Cohen is considered "a wild card that we can do little to nothing about," one of the officials said.

The President is asking multiple people for advice on Cohen, the officials said, including Ivanka Trump, who is close to Cohen.
The President has told several people he doesn't think Cohen would betray him, the officials said, but that has not quieted the questions.
As for Comey, the American public will have the final say on how Comey's book influences opinions on Trump. It's far too soon to say whether the orchestrated Republican efforts to discredit Comey will have a lasting effect, but the release of his book has unleashed far more criticism than support, with

Democrats all but silent over it.
To be sure, Comey has far more of his book tour to come -- including his face-to-face interview with CNN's Jake Tapper Thursday and a CNN town hall next week with Anderson Cooper.
Republicans intend to send a staffer dressed in a lion's costume to tail Comey on his upcoming book tour, aides said, trying to drive home their theme "Lyin'Comey" in local press coverage.


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#1514220 --- 04/20/18 05:52 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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How do we as Americans know when Trump is being truthful? A question which only Conservatives will attempt to answer and their response has only a 50/50 chance of being accurate.

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#1514230 --- 04/20/18 12:39 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: Formermac]
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What happen to our tax cuts since the price of oil is rising along with other consumer commodities? I hear my older neighbor's accounts of getting an increase in Social Security to have it's positive effects diminished by Medicare increases.


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#1514248 --- 04/21/18 05:17 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: Formermac]
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https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/20/opinions/...nion/index.html

Bringing Rudy Giuliani on to President Donald Trump's legal team all but guarantees the White House circus becomes a three-ring affair.

While the ex-New York mayor says he'll have a "limited role" and that Robert Mueller's Russia investigation "needs a little push," history shows Trump surrounds himself with loyalists when the end is near. Giuliani's arrival signals that something darker -- perhaps something worse than the Mueller probe -- could be lurking around the corner.

Look no further than the campaign, when Trump expelled the buttoned-up Paul Manafort, an establishment Republican, and went with the far-right Steve Bannon, who let the candidate be himself near the end of what seemed to be a doomed campaign. The same parallel could be drawn with Trump opting to bring Giuliani, a New Yorker of a combative nature, into a team of diplomatic Washington lawyers.

You don't call Rudy Giuliani when things are merely awful: His phone rings when the alternative is complete catastrophe.
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#1514254 --- 04/22/18 01:48 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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http://abcnews.go.com/

GOP strategist says Cohen investigation 'could be the end of (Trump's) presidency'
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#1514255 --- 04/22/18 01:50 PM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/corker-oppose-democrat-seeking-senate-seat-54645879

Outgoing Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee is sticking by his decision not to campaign against the Democrat seeking to fill his seat.

Corker says he considers the Democrat, former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen (BRED'-uh-sen), a "friend." Corker backs Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn but says he won't oppose Bredesen.

The Washington Post reported that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had privately told Corker that his friendly comments about Bredesen risked Republicans' ability to hold their majority in the November elections. Republicans hold a slim 51-49 advantage in the Senate.
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#1514262 --- 04/23/18 05:23 AM Re: "the mood is ugly" [Re: kyle585]
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https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-sex-ta...-women?ref=home


HUSH HUSH
The Sex-Tape Lawyer Who Worked With Michael Cohen to Silence Trump’s Women

Keith Davidson, the ex-lawyer for Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal, enjoyed a seemingly cozy relationship with Michael Cohen dating back years. Now he’s cooperating with the feds.
Kate Briquelet
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04.23.18 4:57 AM ET

When Stormy Daniels’ former attorney spoke to CNN earlier this month, he said President Donald Trump’s loyal fixer had encouraged him to speak out.

“He suggested that it would be appropriate for me to go out into the media and spill my guts,” Keith Davidson said of Trump’s embattled lawyer, Michael Cohen, a man who was supposed to be his legal opponent.
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