After reminding everyone that he is not perfect — “I am human and I did make some errors but they’re errors that would be inconsequential within the scope of this investigation” — Stone went on to complain about the way he was arrested this past week, a note he strikes in every media appearance in an obvious attempt to secure public sympathy. “I think the way I was treated on Thursday is extraordinary. I think the American people need to hear about it,” Stone said. … [Read more...] about Why Won’t Roger Stone Shut Up?
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Roger Stone, who earlier this year had his 40-month prison sentence for perjury to Congress and witness tampering in the Russia probe reduced on the recommendation of Attorney General William Barr, has told conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’ on his online The Alex Jones Show that Trump should seize power and jail big names, including Bill and Hillary Clinton, as well as Mark Zuckerberg, if he loses to Joe Biden this November. … [Read more...] about Trump’s Ex-Strategist Roger Stone Calls on Trump to Bring in Martial Law if POTUS Loses Election
The crisis of confidence that has ensnared the Justice Department reached a fever pitch last week after Barr overruled federal prosecutors who recommended Stone receive seven to nine years in prison for his November conviction on seven charges. The intervention led four prosecutors to abruptly withdraw from the case, and one resigned from the department altogether. … [Read more...] about 2,000 ex-Justice Department employees call on Barr to resign over Roger Stone case
Trump's move Saturday to compare the alleged actions of Mueller's team with Clinton deleting her emails marks another attempt by the president to distance himself from the special counsel's investigation, and to paint his former opponent in the 2016 election as "crooked." … [Read more...] about Trump Compares Mueller Team Wiping Phones to Clinton Deleting Emails
In July, the Washington Post reported that Caputo adviser Paul Alexander sent an email to CDC director Robert Redfield accusing the agency of “undermining the president” by warning the public about the risks COVID-19 posed to pregnant women. That was shortly after Trump and the White House began pressuring the CDC — somewhat successfully — to change its guidance on reopening schools. And earlier this week, Politico reported that Alexander has also been trying to prevent America’s top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci, from speaking out frankly about the dangers COVID-19 pose to children and other topics. … [Read more...] about Trump Officials Altered CDC’s Weekly COVID-19 Reports to Protect the President