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  • Trump says he won’t campaign against Sessions, but won’t commit to endorsing him, either

    Trump’s comments come after Sessions, who is running for Alabama’s U.S. Senate seat, released a video focused on mending his relationship with the president.

    Washington Post
  • Trump won’t let the GOP admit he did anything wrong — and that’s why they’re screwed: CNN’s Borger

    President Donald Trump has maintained he did nothing wrong when he pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden during his infamous July 25th phone call. However, damning testimony keeps undercutting the president’s defenses, as now European Union Ambassador Gordon Sondland has admitted under oath that that he explicitly told Ukraine [

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  • Spiro Agnew Was Donald Trump Before Donald Trump

    Thomas Alan Schwartz Politics, Americas Agnew demonstrated the vulnerability of mass media to populist attacks, firing some of the first shots in a culture war that persists to this day. Americans witnessed an unprecedented event 50 years ago: live television coverage on all three national networks of a speech by the vice president of the United States. Speeches by vice presidents never received such attention. But the address on Nov. 13, 1969, by Vice President Spiro T. Agnew to the Midwest...

    The National Interest
  • Graham defends Trump: 'I’m not here to tell you that Donald Trump’s done nothing wrong'

    Even as South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham presented his suck-up-to-Trump resolution criticizing the House impeachment process, he couldn't stand up for the innocence of the man he's so desperate to please. “I’m not here to tell you that Donald Trump’s done nothing wrong. I’m not here to tell you anything other than that the way they’re going about it is really dangerous for the country and we need to change course while we can in the House," Graham told reporters Thursday at a press conference...

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