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Donald Trump’s grand Russia conspiracy just fell apart

Donald Trump’s grand Russia conspiracy just fell apart

President Donald Trump spent the better part of the last several years insisting that the so-called “deep state” had engaged in a long-running, coordinated effort to keep him from winning and then undermining him once he was in office — all under the guise of an investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. On…MORE

Barr slams FBI as he and Durham contradict watchdog

Barr slams FBI as he and Durham contradict watchdog

Attorney General William Barr and the US attorney he picked to lead a probe into the origins of the Russia investigation criticized the FBI on Monday and contradicted some of the key findings of a report by the Justice Department’s inspector general. Barr excoriated the FBI for launching what he called an “intrusive investigation” into…MORE

Americans are still pretty happy with their private health insurance

Americans are still pretty happy with their private health insurance

Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren may not like private health insurance, but many Americans do. Some 71% of Americans rate their private coverage as “excellent” or “good,” according to the latest Gallup poll, released Monday. The share has remained fairly constant in recent years, even though 2020 presidential candidates like Sanders and Warren have…MORE

George H.W. Bush’s grandson announces bid for Texas congressional seat

George H.W. Bush’s grandson announces bid for Texas congressional seat

Pierce Bush, a grandson of former President George H.W. Bush, is running for Congress in Texas. Bush, a nonprofit executive, is seeking to succeed Rep. Pete Olson, a Republican who announced in July he will not run for reelection to represent Texas’ 22nd Congressional District. Bush announced his candidacy in a campaign video in which…MORE

Jewish leaders criticized Trump for telling Jewish audience they have ‘no choice’ but to vote for him instead of Elizabeth Warren’s wealth tax

Jewish leaders criticized Trump for telling Jewish audience they have ‘no choice’ but to vote for him instead of Elizabeth Warren’s wealth tax

Several Jewish groups have criticized President Donald Trump over a speech he delivered Saturday to an Israeli-American organization, accusing him of using anti-Semitic stereotypes. Speaking at the Israeli American Council National Summit in Florida, Trump suggested that many of the attendees at the event are wealthy and in real estate and that their wealth would…MORE

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