Gordon Sondland, the mercurial hotelier turned EU Ambassador who first stated he would not testify in the impeachment inquiry, then changed course to say he would, will testify this week that drumpf told him to text acting Ukrainian Ambassador William B. Taylor that there was
Trump occasionally hands phone to Ivanka during calls with foreign leaders, throws notes in burn bag
So the AP just published a rundown of Donald Trump’s infamous call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, and a few morsels of deeply weird Trumpfuckery stood out from the usual smorgasbord of garden-variety fucknuttery. For one thing, Trump doesn’t prepare — at all — for these calls. (Why
WaPo’s Phil Rucker writes that Individual-1 is playing a victim card as the retreat to the bunker continues. Shouldn’t we feel sorry for rich elites, because it must be some sort of … conspiracy. In the five days since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) opened an impeachment
x Yes! TrumpÃ¢ÂÂs threats to those who expose his perfidy are themselves impeachable. But we need triage. IÃ¢ÂÂm leaning toward narrowing the focus on #Ukrainegate and the coverup it triggered. @RepAdamSchiff must take the lead. https://t.co/TyUX7cwdCj Ã¢ÂÂ Laurence Tribe (@tribelaw) September 26, 2019 So many
More likely, if Mulvaney’s approval was necessary to move digital items like phone call memos to the so-called secret server, he’ll be in much bigger trouble than not having a response strategy for the release of the Ukraine summary of 25 July. Cover-ups are always hard to
Okay, so Rudy Giuliani’s life is finally collapsing faster than his shrunken apple head, and suddenly Donald John Trump isn’t so sure about him. Rudy is balls deep in the Ukraine scandal, and two of his associates tried to flee the country yesterday before being
We have long suspected that Former Ukrainian Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was dismissed for interfering with drumpf and Rudy’s illegal effort to pressure Ukraine into investigating Joe Biden to boost drumpf’s 2020 campaign. The AP has found one source willing to confirm that we were right.
As part of the ongoing project to catalog every awful thing the Trump Administration has done as a reference for future political arguments and whatever few posterity survives to see 2020, here’s everything awful the Trump Administration has done this week. 1611. Denied visas to uninsured
More information now: the Arms for Dirt cover-up made many more previously unidentified officials “alarmed”. This was before the whistleblower complaint was made. x “When people were listening to this in real time there were significant concerns about what was going on Ã¢ÂÂ alarm bells
WaPo is just out with a new story about how fast WH officials raised alarms: At least four national security officials raised alarms about Ukraine policy before and after Trump call with Ukrainian president At least four national security officials were so alarmed by the
In a two page letter to NY Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet, Biden Campaign Comms Director Kate Bedingfield slammed the paper for amplifying Don the Con’s phony controversy against Joe Biden Op-Ed by running an Op-ed written by “discredited right-wing polemicist” Peter Schweizer, who pushed the now debunked Uranium One “scandal”
x “Look, I don't want you to rob the bank. I think robbing the bank is a bad idea, and I do not endorse it. Now watch as I disable the alarm and tell the security guard to go on break.” https://t.co/sbIKJkl2Mo— M.S. Bellows, Jr.
It’s Halloween because Rudy might appear before Congress: Good. I have questions. https://t.co/Ty8QMQzAp4 — Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) October 8, 2019 And Trump now is doing god-emperor cosplay: His claim we must wait until 2020 election has 2 serious flaws: a)that's the very election he was
Can anyone say Constitutional Crisis yet? Graham has invited Gulliano to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committe. He is tired of hearing only one side of the Ukraine story. Where to from where? DEMOCRATIC LEADERS: Jail people for blocking because you can damn well bet
To us drumpf portraying himself as a champion of any fight against corruption is, of course, absurd on it’s face. But then so is much of what he does. drumpf has reasons of his own for dragging us through the muck of Ukrainian domestic politics,
Rick Perry was in Ukraine Trying to do A Little Gas ‘Bidness’ and Trump’s Trying to Flip The Script.
As some of you might have read, it was reported overnight that the dotard, on a private call to Republican Congress critters, asserted that the perfectly illegal phone conversation that he had with Ukrainian President Zelensky was actually made at the behest of his energy Secretary Rick
As Donald Trump’s guilt becomes more and more apparent, the deflections and obfuscations his defenders engage in have gone further and further off the rails. Today on Meet the Press, Chuck Todd (who, in a watershed moment for journalism, recently started rockin’ a full beard instead
abcnews.go.com/… ABC News is reporting that a second whistleblower has spoken to the inspector general for the intelligence services and has personal knowledge of some of the events that led first whistleblower to complain about the actions of Donald Trump. The information comes from Mark Zaid,
Stop me before I dance again. Rick is no stranger to jail time, among other stupid things. Perry was in contact with Ukrainians during period of the infamous call because of associated energy meetings, but none of that diminishes the reality of the Trump call,
I thought it was perfect? Rick Perry’s about to learn the hard way: Everything Trump touches dies: .Axios “President Trump told House Republicans that he made his now infamous phone call to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the urging of Energy Secretary Rick Perry —