Partisan Claims of ‘Russia Hoax’ Revived Ahead of 2020 Election

Quick Take President Donald Trump and his supporters on social media are citing unverified “Russian intelligence” from 2016 as evidence that Hillary Clinton “was behind the entire Russian collusion hoax.” But that so-called intelligence is largely a reflection of publicly available information at the time. Federal investigations since then have documented multiple links between Trump … [Read more…]

Major indictments appear unlikely in investigation of Russia probe despite Trump pressure | National News

President Donald Trump is demanding that Attorney General William Barr prosecute his political opponents over the FBI’s Russia probe, but the string of documents declassified from the investigation led by US Attorney John Durham in recent weeks that Trump is using to justify his outrage are in fact another sign significant prosecutions are not forthcoming, … [Read more…]

Major indictments appear unlikely in investigation of Russia probe despite Trump pressure |

(CNN) — President Donald Trump is demanding that Attorney General William Barr prosecute his political opponents over the FBI’s Russia probe, but the string of documents declassified from the investigation led by US Attorney John Durham in recent weeks that Trump is using to justify his outrage are in fact another sign significant prosecutions are not … [Read more…]

Ex broadcasters Scott, Lisowski and Beard feel free to express political views | Television

In a post during the same Republican convention, Beard wrote: “The FBI says the biggest terror threat we face is right wing militia groups, heavily armed and often white supremacists. But you won’t hear that from the President and the Republicans, especially this week…even though one of them shot several people in Kenosha.” Lisowski Frey … [Read more…]

Trump, Barr at odds over slow pace of Durham investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is increasingly at odds with Attorney General William Barr over the status of the Justice Department’s investigation into the origin of the Russia probe, with the president increasingly critical about a lack of arrests and Barr frustrated by Trump’s public pronouncements about the case, according to people familiar with … [Read more…]