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Trump Didn’t Have Secret Contact With Russia — It Was Done in Plain Sight
His private meetings with Putin are an apt metaphor for their entire bizarre relationship.
Andrew Sullivan: Here’s Where Things Get Dangerous With Trump
His new legal troubles are the beginning, not the end. He will defend himself, like every other mafia boss, to the bitter end.
Trump Acknowledges Son Sought Clinton Dirt From Russians
The president says that meeting Russian officials to obtain damaging information about a political opponent is “done all the time.”
It Seems Like Donald Trump Can’t Spell ‘Collusion’
A giant, handwritten comment on his prepared notes about his highly criticized Russia comments reads, “THERE WAS NO COLUSION”.
Daily Intelligencer Politics Chat: Fiasco in Finland
Four Daily Intelligencer staffers try to make sense of President Trump’s strange press conference with Putin in Helsinki, Finland.
What If Trump Has Been a Russian Asset Since 1987?
A plausible theory of mind-boggling collusion.
Giuliani: Trump Won’t Sit Down for Mueller Interview Without a Fight
Lawyers for the president want to make things difficult for the special counsel as they wage a war of public opinion.
Trump Says He ‘Looks Forward’ to Being Questioned by Mueller
He’ll be under oath, too.
Trump and the GOP Are Running Against President Hillary Clinton
Normally midterms are a referendum on the president. This president wants the focus to be on his vanquished 2016 opponent.
Trump Courts Appearance of Impropriety in Interviewing U.S. Attorney Candidates
He personally interviewed U.S. attorney candidates in jurisdictions where cases against him or his businesses might arise.
Don Jr. Won’t Face ‘Collusion’ Charge, But Team Trump May Be in Legal Trouble
His interest in obtaining damaging Clinton information may violate several laws against campaigns working with foreign powers.
Could There Ever Be a ‘Do-Over’ in a Rigged U.S. Presidential Election?
A vote crucially affected by, say, foreign interference might be an injury without an obvious Constitutional remedy.
Report: Russian Hackers Discussed How to Get Clinton Emails to Mike Flynn
A GOP opposition researcher says he tried to obtain missing Clinton emails for Flynn — and intelligence reports support his tale.