It’s a bit late to conclude that Trump is compromised by the Russians – Washington Monthly

The White House/Flickr If you’ve been reading Political Animal, it probably seems like the New York Times is pretty late to the party in finally explaining what it means that Donald Trump spent all of the 2016 campaign in pursuit of a mammoth real estate deal in Moscow. The archives here are chock full of …

Emin Agalarov, Russian singer linked to Trump family, cancels upcoming North American tour – NBCNews.com

By Anna Schecter and Keir Simmons Emin Agalarov, the Russian pop star who is said to have helped arrange Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Kremlin-linked Russian lawyer at Trump Tower during the 2016 campaign, said Monday he has been forced to cancel his tour of the United States and Canada “due to circumstances beyond …

Democrats beg Howard Schultz not to run as independent: ‘Too much is at stake’ – The Independent

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has been urged not to run as an independent in the 2020 presidential race and split the anti-Trump vote, with a warning that “too much is at stake”. Since the 65-year-old stood down last summer as executive chairman of the coffee company he turned into an international brand, he has …

Kamala Harris 2020 Would Be Hillary Clinton All Over Again – CCN

US Senator from California, Kamala Harris, addresses the media January, 21 2019 at Howard University in Washington, DC after announcing earlier in the day that she is seeking to become the first African American woman to hold the office of US president. (Photo by EVA HAMBACH / AFP) U.S. Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) announced Monday …

Graham angers Dems by digging into Clinton, Obama controversies | TheHill – The Hill

New tensions are flaring on the Senate Judiciary Committee over plans by newly minted Chairman Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamExperts warn of persistent ISIS threat after suicide bombing Graham: Trump should meet Pakistan’s leader to reset relations State of American politics is all power games and partisanship MORE (R-S.C.) to dig into Obama-era scandals. Graham, a …

On This Day: Hillary Clinton becomes 67th secretary of state – UPI News

Jan. 21 (UPI) — On this date in history: In 1793, French King Louis XVI was executed in Paris, ending more than a thousand years of continuous French monarchy. In 1861, Mississippi Sen. Jefferson Davis resigned from the U.S. Senate 12 days before Mississippi seceded from the Union. He later became president of the Confederate …

John Lott: BuzzFeed and me – The incredible thing the site’s CEO did using my name without permission – Fox News

BuzzFeed, a popular “news” website, has once again been shamed for publishing fake allegations against Donald Trump. BuzzFeed’s anonymously sourced report claimed that President Trump ordered his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress about a proposed business deal in Moscow. Supposedly, two unnamed federal law enforcement officials claimed that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s …

VT Insights: 4 challenges Bernie Sanders faces in a 2020 presidential bid – BurlingtonFreePress.com

Aki Soga Burlington Free Press Published 6:00 AM EST Jan 21, 2019 Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., would face a starkly different political landscape should he choose to make a second bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. Few people expected Sanders to make a run in 2016, but he quickly made his mark in …

Trump Reportedly Admits Moscow Project Talks Lasted Until Election Day – Slate

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