It’s fascinating how many of Trump’s surrogates who are in legal jeopardy think it is wise to speak to the media. Even those who are not in a legal line of fire like Rudy Giuliani, who supposedly is acting as Trump’s attorney, seems to do more harm than good for his client and his own reputation with every media appearance. What motivates this cast of characters is anyone’s guess. … [Read more...] about Why Won’t Roger Stone Shut Up?
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"Such behavior is a grave threat to the fair administration of justice," the former officials wrote. "In this nation, we are all equal before the law. A person should not be given special treatment in a criminal prosecution because they are a close political ally of the president. Governments that use the enormous power of law enforcement to punish their enemies and reward their allies are not constitutional republics; they are autocracies." … [Read more...] about 2,000 ex-Justice Department employees call on Barr to resign over Roger Stone case
“The ballots in Nevada on election night should be seized by federal marshals and taken from the state. They are completely corrupted. No votes should be counted from the state of Nevada if that turns out to be the provable case. Send federal marshals to the Clark County Board of Elections, Mr President!” Stone vigorously said. Trump’s own rhetoric was similar to that of his previously convicted campaign adviser, whose January 2019 sentence he commuted due to being “unjust”, saying that it had targeted Stone in an illegal "witch hunt that never should have taken place” - a reference to the probe into alleged Russia-Trump collusion ahead of the 2016 election. … [Read more...] about Trump’s Ex-Strategist Roger Stone Calls on Trump to Bring in Martial Law if POTUS Loses Election
"If I didn't INSIST on having the National Guard activate and go into Kenosha, Wisconsin, there would be no Kenosha right now," Trump tweeted last week. Federal officials did work with local law enforcement in quelling the protests, but Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers had ordered the guard to the city a day before Trump's public call for their deployment. … [Read more...] about Trump employs violence as political fuel for reelection fight
Man in the Arena partially credits Ailes with the election of presidents Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon and the elder George Bush due to the commercials he produced for them and the behind-the scenes debate prep he helped them with. When with Reagan, he was told never to talk about his age, thus he risked his job when he told the president to prepare for Democrat contender Walter Mondale to make it an issue. When Mondale did just that during a debate, Reagan delivered the famous line crafted by Ailes: "I am not going to exploit for political purposes my opponent's youth and inexperience." … [Read more...] about Roger Ailes, the Controversial Founder of Fox News, Explored in New Film Starring Jon Voight