Opinion

Opinion

I can scent Donald Trump’s concern from right here. His panic. His nervousness. And but, I don’t have a full image of what’s inflicting it. The solely individuals who know what has been found within the Russian election meddling probe are Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his crew, and so they aren’t speaking. But President […]

Shifting Strategy, Trump’s Lawyers Set New Conditions for Mueller Interview

Shifting Strategy, Trump’s Lawyers Set New Conditions for Mueller Interview

But in April, Mr. Trump concluded that Mr. Mueller and Justice Department officers had been decided to seek out wrongdoing after federal investigators in New York, appearing on a referral from the particular counsel, raided the workplace, lodge room and residential of Mr. Trump’s longtime private lawyer Michael D. Cohen. After the raid, Mr. Trump […]

Trump Calls Justice Dept. Report ‘Total Disaster’ for Fired F.B.I. Director

Trump, Riding a North Korea High, Unloads on the F.B.I., Comey and Obama

“I’m not happy about certain things, I’ll be honest,” Mr. Trump stated. “I’m not happy about certain things, but he’s done a fantastic job running the E.P.A., which is very overriding.” Mr. Trump additionally returned to different frequent matters. He mocked National Football League gamers for protesting racism when they’re “making $15 million a year.” […]

What to Watch For in Today’s Report on the F.B.I.’s Hillary Clinton Investigation

What to Watch For in Today’s Report on the F.B.I.’s Hillary Clinton Investigation

The tarmac assembly was not a good suggestion. In the ultimate days of the Clinton investigation, the lawyer basic on the time, Loretta E. Lynch, held an impromptu private meeting with former President Bill Clinton when the 2 discovered themselves unexpectedly on the identical tarmac at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The assembly led to […]

Kim ‘Begged’ on Hands and Knees to Revive Summit, Giuliani Says

Kim ‘Begged’ on Hands and Knees to Revive Summit, Giuliani Says

Mr. Giuliani made the remarks in Israel throughout a capital markets convention, the place he was explaining the head-spinning sequence of occasions that led Mr. Trump to cancel after which revive the summit assembly. Mr. Trump abruptly announced the cancellation on May 24 after a North Korean official threatened a “nuclear-to-nuclear showdown” with the United […]

Opinion

Opinion

I requested Bob Bauer, who was Barack Obama’s White House counsel, about Giuliani’s argument. “Why in the world would you decide to invite into the discussion whether the president could murder people and escape indictment for as long as he or she is in office?” he requested. “That’s not where you want to go, because […]

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Trump Team Pushed False Story Line About Meeting With Kremlin-Tied Lawyer, Memo Shows

But Mr. Trump’s crew was requested the query, repeatedly, by a number of reporters. The reply was constant. Then on Monday, Ms. Sanders refused to reply the query or tackle her earlier denial. “I’m not going to get into a back-and-forth,” she mentioned, when pressed to clarify her remarks. Mr. Sekulow mentioned on Monday that […]

Trump Says Appointment of Special Counsel is ‘Totally Unconstitutional’

Trump Says Appointment of Special Counsel is ‘Totally Unconstitutional’

The feedback by Mr. Trump and Mr. Giuliani concerning the authorized limits of presidential energy comply with a report in The New York Times that the president’s attorneys had authored a 20-page memorandum in January arguing that Mr. Trump might “if he wished, terminate the inquiry, or even exercise his power to pardon.” In the […]

Opinion

Opinion

The second pillar of the letter submitted by Mr. Trump’s legal professionals to Mr. Mueller is that he’s too busy working the nation to take a seat for an interview. Relatedly, they argue, forcing him to testify “demeans the office of the president before the world.” Here Mr. Trump’s place run utterly afoul of one […]

For Giuliani (Boo!), Yankee Stadium Is No Longer a Safe Space

For Giuliani (Boo!), Yankee Stadium Is No Longer a Safe Space

He added that sporting the Yankees uniform in his outdated Brooklyn neighborhood, “to me it was like being a martyr: I’m not gonna give up my religion. You’re not gonna change me.” He carried that by his profession. He celebrated Yankees victories at City Hall, his personal picture blown up banner-size to hold subsequent to […]