286.

“You Can’t Go Any Lower”: Inside the West Wing, Trump Is Apoplectic as Allies Fear Impeachment

285.

Trump Belittles George Papadopoulos as ‘Low Level’ Adviser

 

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Three former Trump campaign officials charged by special counsel

“Papadopoulos’s plea agreement, signed earlier this month and unsealed Monday, described his extensive efforts to try to broker connections with Russian officials and arrange a meeting between them and the Trump campaign. Emails show that his offers were sometimes looked at warily, though more-senior campaign officials at least entertained them.”

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“the response to the crisis in Puerto Rico from the U.S. federal government has been unacceptable for the wealthiest country in the world.”

According to the National Nurses United union, based on reports from nurses who were there.

282.

The Trump administration was three weeks late on a Russia sanctions deadline. But it’s killed the office that coordinates them.

281.

FCC Eliminates Main Studio Rule

Consolidation of media is working out great! Everything is awesome. I guess we all get our news from Facebook now, anyway.

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Whitefish Energy contract bars government from auditing deal

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Talking Points Brought to Trump Tower Meeting Were Shared With Kremlin

Even if Trump had nothing to do with the  Kremlin (beyond the inappropriate contact that his staff definitely had), it is now well established that the Kremlin had something to do with Trump.

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Bob Corker’s blunt advice to Trump: Just stop talking

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The Danger of President Pence

Interesting New Yorker article on Bigoted Race Bannon