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Scientists Release Report that Explains Trump Voters Are Too Ignorant to Know They’re Ignorant

6 Shares<p>Share Email Comments<p>A Politico study from during the election has applied the Dunning-Kruger effect to Trump supporters and proves that our …

All of Trump’s Russia Ties, in 7 Charts

<b>What is the real story of Donald Trump and Russia?</b> The answer is still unclear, and Democrats in Congress want to get to the bottom of it with an investigation. But there’s no doubt that a spider web of connections—some public, some private, some clear, some murky—exists between Trump, his …

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Trump, Russia and Flynn: A timeline of key events

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned in February, but the saga involving his and President Trump's campaign's connections to the Russian government and the controversy surrounding Russian interference in the 2016 election remains. Here's a timeline of key events.<p>July 2012<p>Flynn is …

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Donald Trump's Many, Many Business Dealings in 1 Map

As he prepares for his inauguration on January 20, Donald Trump faces an unprecedented ethical quagmire, according to government watchdogs.<p>The …

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Trump’s claim that ‘I have nothing to do with Russia’

<i>“I have nothing to with Russia. I have nothing to do with Russia — for anything.”</i> <b><br>— Donald Trump, news conference, July 27, 2016</b><p>In a news conference responding to evidence suggesting Russian agencies hacked the email accounts of the Democratic National Committee, the GOP presidential nominee …

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Trump's Russian connections span 30 years from Gorbachev to Putin — FT.com

Trump's russia interest sparked in the soviet years<p>The Republican candidate’s links to Russia are a mix of bling, business and bluster spanning 30 …

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Donald Trump Jr. taps hunting pal for Interior liaison

Donald Trump Jr. is still exerting influence at the Interior Department and has tapped a hunting buddy to serve as a go-between for the agency, sportmen's groups and his father's White House.<p>President Donald Trump’s eldest son is an avid hunter and played a key role in picking Interior Secretary …

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US Attorney Preet Bharara Was Investigating Fox News When Trump Fired Him

Fox News Faced Numerous Sexual Assault And Harassment Allegations<b>Ailes Left Fox News Amid Flurry Of Sexual Harassment Allegations.</b> In early July, …

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GOP lawmakers are about to pass two laws that would make it nearly impossible to sue corporations

There are two major laws that Congress is working to pass that would make it more difficult for an American to sue a corporation, The Consumerist …

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Leashes Come Off Wall Street, Gun Sellers, Polluters and More

WASHINGTON — Giants in telecommunications, like Verizon and AT&T, will not have to take “reasonable measures” to ensure that their customers’ Social Security numbers, web browsing history and other personal information are not stolen or accidentally released.<p>Wall Street banks like Goldman Sachs and …

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Republicans call Obamacare a 'failure.' These 7 charts show they couldn't be more wrong

Congressional<p>Republicans, evidently hoping that by repeating an untruth they’ll convince American voters, and perhaps themselves, that it’s a truth, on Wednesday said theAffordable Care Acthas “failed.”<p>The undistilled version of this view came from House Speaker<p>Paul Ryan(R-Wis.), who emerged …

Philip Roth Calls Trump an Ignorant Con Man With ‘Vocabulary of 77 Words’

Novelist Philip Roth has lashed out at President Trump as an ignorant “con man” who could do untold damage to the country.<p>The retired “Portnoy’s …

60 Years Ago, Edward R. Murrow Took Down Joseph McCarthy

Sixty years ago, Edward R. Murrow performed one of the most famous acts of journalistic evisceration in American television history.<p>On March 9th, 1954, Murrow—who was then perhaps the country's most highly revered journalist—devoted an entire episode of his CBS program "See it Now" to the words and …

JUST IN: Another Russian With Ties To Trump Is Dead - That's 8 So Far (DETAILS)

All of the Russians tied to President Donald Trump, according to the dossier that American intelligence agencies corroborated and a former British …

Donald Trump allegedly sent ex-wife Ivana Trump to negotiate blackmail video with Russia

The ongoing saga of the alleged blackmail material being held by the Russian government against Donald Trump has taken yet another surreal turn. A …

Trump-Russia conspirator Alex Oronov dies suspiciously; he lived in Donald Trump’s building

Yet another individual directly involved in <b>Donald Trump’s Russia scandal</b> has dropped dead under suspicious circumstances, and for the first time, the …

CIA now says there’s more than one tape of Donald Trump with Russian prostitutes

In what might be the worst story of all time, the saga of Donald Trump performing lewd acts with Russian prostitutes (and being videotaped by the …

Rachel Maddow calls Donald Trump a liar, and all he can do is whine about it

Since being named the winner of the election, Donald Trump has famously – and disturbingly in the minds of many – refused to participate in most of …

Meet the nine Russian operatives who have dropped dead during Donald Trump-Russia scandal

Russia’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, has dropped dead in New York of an apparent heart attack. That may not stand out as …

Trump Knows the Feds Are Closing In on Him

It didn’t last long.<p>Immediately before and after his well-received speech to a joint session of Congress on Feb. 28, President Trump curtailed his …

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Rachel Maddow's Bombshell Report Just Found The "Quid Pro Quo" In Russiagate

Justice Department asks remaining 46 US attorneys hired by Obama asked to resign

WASHINGTON, March 10 (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked the remaining 46 chief federal prosecutors left over from the Obama administration to resign, including Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara who had been asked to stay on in November by then President-elect Donald Trump.<p>…

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Trump's Wiretap Tweets Raise Risk of Impeachment

If the president has made false claims of a crime without proof, there's only one constitutional remedy.<p>The sitting president has accused his predecessor of an act that could have gotten the past president impeached. That’s not your ordinary exercise of free speech. If the accusation were true, and …

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Is Melania Trump A Good First Lady? White House Lies About Her First Trip To Children’s Hospital In NYC

Melania Trump's visit to the Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center Thursday marked her first public solo trip as first lady, visiting the New …

Ex-CIA director on wiretap claim: Trump apparently ‘forgot that he was president’

As Washington continues to reel from President Trump’s evidence-free assertion that his phones were wiretapped by former President Barack Obama …

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