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Trump again considering Texas congressman John Ratcliffe to be intel chief after his candidacy floundered last year

Tuesday  20:11,   25 february 2020

President Donald Trump is revisiting the idea of nominating Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be the next Director of National Intelligence, two sources told CNN. © Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Ratcliffe withdrew his name from consideration for the same >>>

Nigel Farage, Brad Parscale and Stacey Abrams to headline Senate retreats

Tuesday  19:55,   25 february 2020

Republicans and Democrats will hold separate daylong meetings to discuss 2020 strategy.The Republican conference will meet at the National Republican Senatorial Committee to hear from Farage, a leading British advocate for Brexit, at their daylong... >>>

Trump: Supreme Court justices Sotomayor and Ginsburg should recuse themselves from cases involving him

Tuesday  19:45,   25 february 2020

“It’s very obvious,” Trump told reporters in India. “Justice Ginsburg should [recuse herself] because she went wild during the campaign."The president posted a tweet Monday in which he suggested Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Justice Sonia... >>>

Barr to meet with Senate Republicans on surveillance laws

Tuesday  19:30,   25 february 2020

Attorney General William Barr is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill about expiring intelligence provisions a week after he told confidants he was considering resigning amid President Donald Trump's refusal to heed his warning to stop... >>>

Trump loyalist Roger Stone to ask U.S. judge for a new trial

Tuesday  19:20,   25 february 2020

U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime friend Roger Stone will urge a federal judge on Tuesday to grant him a new trial, after she sentenced him last week to serve more than three years in prison in a case that angered Trump and rattled the... >>>

Trump Demands Sotomayor Recusal Over ‘Inappropriate’ Dissent

Tuesday  19:05,   25 february 2020

President Donald Trump demanded that Supreme Court Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg recuse themselves from future cases involving his administration after she wrote in an immigration case that her conservative colleagues were being... >>>

Trump doctor hid cauliflower in mashed potatoes to improve diet: report

Tuesday  18:45,   25 february 2020

President Trump's former doctor reportedly hid cauliflower in his mashed potatoes in an attempt to improve the president's diet.Former White House physician Ronny Jackson told The New York Times that he regretted leaving his position before... >>>

Trump Accuses Schiff of Leaking Intelligence on Russia’s 2020 Interference

Tuesday  18:05,   25 february 2020

President Trump accused the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of leaking information about Russia’s efforts to interfere in the 2020 election.“I can’t imagine that people are not going to go after them and find out what’s happening,” Mr.... >>>

Clinton signals she’d support former rival Sanders if he’s nominated

Tuesday  17:55,   25 february 2020

Hillary Clinton signaled that she ultimately would back her former rival if he won the 2020 Democratic nomination — despite having recently said that “nobody wants to work with him.” © Provided by FOX News "I'm going to wait and see who we... >>>

The loneliness of Elizabeth Warren: 'I feel like I'm living in a movie'

Tuesday  17:30,   25 february 2020

In an interview with NBC News, the senator from Massachusetts opened up about the experience of running for the White House.Inslee had recently dropped out of the 2020 presidential race, while Warren was fresh off a sizable rally under Seattle's... >>>

Trump says he wants 'no help from any country' in 2020 election

Tuesday  15:55,   25 february 2020

President Trump told reporters that he wanted no foreign help in the upcoming 2020 presidential election."I want no help from any country and I have been given no help from any country," Trump told reporters at a press conference in New Delhi,... >>>

Trump says he was 'never a fan' of Harvey Weinstein, says Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton 'loved him'

Tuesday  15:30,   25 february 2020

President Donald Trump said he was "never a fan" of Harvey Weinstein, telling reporters in India that Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton "loved him.""I was never a fan of Harvey Weinstein," Trump told reporters in India, where he is on a 36-hour... >>>

Trump blasts Sotomayor at press conference: ‘She’s trying to shame people’

Tuesday  15:05,   25 february 2020

President Trump took aim at one of his predecessor's Supreme Court picks during a press conference in India. >>>

Intelligence agency pushes back on reports Russia is aiding Trump

Tuesday  09:35,   25 february 2020

The briefing – which included Democrats and Republicans on the committee – infuriated President Trump."During the [February 13] briefing, the Intelligence Community did not state that Russia is aiding the re-election of President Trump," a senior... >>>

Trump says Sotomayor, Ginsburg should recuse themselves from cases dealing with his administration

Tuesday  09:25,   25 february 2020

In a remarkable public rebuke, President Trump late Monday called on Supreme Court justices Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg to recuse themselves from any cases involving his administration over past comments about him and his... >>>