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President Donald Trump “terminated and removed from office” FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday evening.  Deputy FBI Director Andy McCabe will take over temporarily as acting Director as communicated by  Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

FBI Democracy

Sally Yates, the former acting Attorney General of the U.S., gave important insight on Monday into what (and when) she told the White House about then National Security Advisor, Michael Flynn and his vulnerability to Russian blackmail.  Donald Trump's Tuesday evening firing of FBI Director James Comey came only hours after the FBI had issued grand jury subpoenas to associates of Michael Flynn seeking business records, as part of its investigation into Russian interference in last year's election. (more…)

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When Your Little Girl Is ISIS' Target DAILY BEAST by MICHAEL DALYMay 24, 2017Democrats need to talk to the middle class USA TODAY by TIM KAINE May 24, 2017The 'deep state' is winning against Trump GLOBEANDMAIL by LAWRENCE MARTINMay 24, 2017We're Seth Rich's parents, Stop politicizing our son's murder WAPO by MARY RICHMay 23, 2017Don't Like Betsy DeVos? Blame the Democrats NEW REPUBLIC by DIANE RAVITCHMay 23, 2017Roger Ailes's Dream Was My Nightmare NYTIMES by MONICA LEWINSKYMay 22, 2017

Pope Lends Weight to G-7 Push to Bind Trump to Climate Deal BLOOMBERG by MARGARET TALEV, LORENZO TOTAROMay 24, 2017The life and death of the Seth Rich conspiracy theory WAPO by DAVID WEIGELMay 24, 2017Trump Praises Duterte for Philippine Drug Crackdown in Call Transcript NYTIMES by DAVID SANGER, MAGGIE HABBERMANMay 23, 2017Trump's budget hits his own voters hardest POLITICO by ANDREW RESTUCCIA, MATTHEW NUSSBAUM, SARAH FERRISMay 23, 2017The Poisoned Generation CITYLAB by VANN R. NEWKIRK II May 22, 2017

NATO Rolls Out the Red Carpet, Buffs Its Image for Trump AP by LORNE COOKMay 24, 2017Republicans gird for CBO verdict on Obamacare repeal POLITICO by ADAM CANCRYN, SARAH FERRISMay 23, 2017Trump Is Overestimating Palestinians' Desire For Peace FEDERALIST by JOHN D. DAVIDSONMay 23, 2017Frustrated Utah Republicans, Democrats form new centrist political party DESERET NEWS by DENNIS ROMBOY May 22, 2017Tomi Lahren lands job with pro-Trump 'Great America Alliance' USA TODAY by FREDREKA SCHOUTENMay 22, 2017

Peter Augustine Lawler, Father to 'Postmodern Conservatives' Everywhere, Rest in Peace NATIONAL REVIEW by NICHOLAS FRANKOVICHMay 24, 2017The Unapologetic American WSJ by JAMES FREEMAN May 22, 2017Trump's no-apology tour WASHINGTON TIMES May 22, 2017How Donald Trump seized the mantle of hope and change WASHINGTON EXAMINER by DANIEL ALLOTT May 22, 2017Dems are gunning for Trump - here's how he can survive NYPOST by MICHAEL GOODWINMay 21, 2017Democracy Is Not Your Plaything WSJ by PEGGY NOONANMay 18, 2017

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