Supporters of Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore Offered Accuser’s Attorney $10,000 to Discredit Her

Supporters of former Alabama Supreme Court Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore offered the attorney of a woman who accused Moore of sexual misconduct $10,000 to drop the woman as a client and say publicly that he doubted the voracity of her claims. The statement would be given to the news outlet Breitbart.com which […]

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Bob Mercer and How Cambridge Analytica Came to be Associated with the Trump Campaign

Bob Mercer was raised in New Mexico in the 1960’s. While in high school, he was able to work his way into a job at a nearby Air Force weapons lab writing computer programs. He once showed superiors at the base how to run certain computer programs a hundred times faster. But instead of saving […]

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Long Time Aide and Presidential Gatekeeper Hope Hicks to Testify Before House Intelligence Committee Today

White House Communications Director Hope Hicks is scheduled to meet with the House Intelligence Committee today in a closed-door session.  The meeting is part of the Committee’s ongoing probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.  Hicks is a long-time assistant and confidant to President Trump and the Trump family. Her role in the […]

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Congressman Schiff: Contempt of Congress “Likely” for Steve Bannon

Ranking Member on the House Intelligence Committee Adam Schiff said Friday that it is likely at this point that former top White House adviser Steve Bannon will face contempt of Congress charges for refusing to answer their questions.  The Committee has been engaged in a contentious back-and-forth with Bannon and his legal team for weeks […]

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New Book: Bannon Considered Running for President if Trump Resigned or Was Impeached

Former Trump strategist and Breitbart Editor-In-Chief, Steve Bannon was considering running for president in the event President Trump resigned or was impeached.  The revelation was made in an updated version of a previously released book, “Devil’s Bargain,” by Bloomberg Business Journalist Joshua Green. “In such a scenario, who better to succeed Trump than the man […]

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FBI Surveillance of Page May Have Picked Up Steve Bannon

FBI monitoring of conversations of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page may have picked up conversations Page had with senior Trump aide at the time, Steve Bannon.  Page, a former foreign policy advisor to Trump campaign, has been under surveillance by the FBI it’s been revealed, for about one and a half years.  If Page […]

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House Intelligence Ranking Member Schiff Says Committee Should Consider Contempt Proceedings Against Bannon – Bannon To Meet with Mueller Next Week

Former top Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon’s testimony before the House Intelligence Committee has been postponed for a third time it was announced today.  Bannon had been subpoenaed to appear before the committee and the hearing was scheduled for this morning but Bannon defied that order and didn’t show up. Ranking member on the committee, […]

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Bannon Defies Congressional Subpoena, Says He Will Answer “All” of Mueller’s Questions Instead

Former senior adviser to Donald Trump Steve Bannon is defying a subpoena issued by the House intelligence Committee to testify today.  Bannon is risking being held in contempt for failing to comply. Bannon appeared before the Committee last month but refused to answer any of its questions, claiming executive privilege.  There was significant uncertainty however […]

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Republicans and Democrats Find Mutual Foe: Steve Bannon

Both Democrats and Republicans seem to have found an unlikely mutual foe in the Russia investigation: Steve Bannon.  Bannon angered many Democrats and most Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee when he refused to answer any of their questions during testimony yesterday. Lawmakers on the Committee are weighing the possibility of holding the former White […]

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White House Denies Instructing Steve Bannon to Invoke Executive Privilege in Testimony Before Congress

Chief of Staff General John Kelly disputed claims that the White House instructed former top strategist Steve Bannon to invoke executive privilege in order to avoid answering questions on Capitol Hill yesterday.  Kelly was asked whether the White House told Bannon to invoke the privilege during an interview late Wednesday evening.  “No,” was his one […]

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