‘No question’ U.S. Capitol riots could happen again, says Trump critic Cheney – National

Rep. Liz Cheney, newly ousted from House Republican leadership for challenging former President Donald Trump, criticized GOP colleagues Sunday for downplaying the Jan. 6 riot and condoning Trump’s lies that the 2020 election was stolen, saying they were “complicit” in undermining democracy. In television interviews, the Wyoming Republican said there was “no question” an […]

Trump launches one-man Twitter clone ‘From the Desk of Donald J. Trump’ – National

Former U.S. president Donald Trump once again has the power to blast his unedited opinions, insults and false claims across the internet, with the launch of a Twitter-like website made for one user: Donald Trump. The ex-president’s new micro-blog, “From the Desk of Donald J. Trump,” debuted this week on a page within his […]

Judge orders U.S. Justice Department to release Trump Russia obstruction memo – National

A federal judge has ordered the release of a legal memorandum the Trump-era Justice Department prepared for then-Attorney General William Barr before he announced his conclusion that President Donald Trump had not obstructed justice during the Russia investigation. The Justice Department had refused to give the March 24, 2019, memorandum to a government transparency […]

Trump slams SKorea’s Moon but says likes N Korea’s Kim

Former president Donald Trump on Friday accused his South Korean counterpart of ripping off the United States, while continuing to highlight his supposed friendship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. “Kim Jong-un of North Korea, who I have gotten to know (and like) under the most trying of circumstances, never respected the current President […]

Republican presidential hopefuls move forward as Trump considers 2024 run – National

Less than three months after former President Donald Trump left the White House, the race to succeed him atop the Republican Party is already beginning. Trump’s former secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has launched an aggressive schedule, visiting states that will play a pivotal role in the 2024 primaries, and he has signed a […]

U.S. sues Trump ally Roger Stone alleging $2 million in unpaid taxes – National

The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday sued Roger Stone, saying the close ally of former President Donald Trump owes about $2 million in unpaid federal income taxes, according to a court document seen by Reuters. The civil lawsuit, filed in federal court in Florida, alleged that Stone and his wife, Nydia, used a […]

Trump vows to help Republicans take back congress in 2022 – National

Former President Donald Trump vowed to help Republicans win seats in Congress in 2022 elections but lashed out at two top party figures, Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell and former Vice President Mike Pence, at a donor retreat on Saturday. At a dinner at his Mar-a-Lago Club for Republican National Committee donors in Palm […]

Trump launches new website with fault-free history of his presidency – National

Former U.S. president Donald Trump incited an attack on the U.S. Capitol, got himself banned from social media, downplayed the coronavirus pandemic while 400,000 people died and was impeached twice during his single term in office. But you won’t read about any of that on his new official website, 45office, which presents a rosy […]

Trump crashes wedding to toast himself, complain about election loss – National

Former U.S. president Donald Trump agreed to say a few nice words at a Mar-a-Lago wedding over the weekend, then proceeded to praise himself and complain about the election he lost, according to video obtained by TMZ. Video recorded by a guest shows the Florida resort owner and ex-president rattling off a list of […]

Trump to launch his own platform to return to social media, adviser says – National

Former U.S. President Donald Trump, suspended from Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites after the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, plans to launch his own platform in two to three months, one of his senior advisers told Fox News on Sunday. Read more: Trump’s Florida Mar-a-Lago club partly closed over COVID-19 outbreak Jason Miller, a spokesman for Trump‘s 2020 campaign, told the network that Trump would re-enter the social media space with a new platform of his own that […]