Trump Campaign ‘Was Clearly Spied Upon’

During a portion of an interview with NBC’s Pete Williams that aired on Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports, Attorney General William Barr confirmed the Trump campaign was spied on. Williams asked, “Do you still stand by your statement that the campaign was spied upon?” Barr said, “Oh, it was clearly spied upon. I […]

John Kerry endorses Joe Biden in 2020 Democratic presidential race – live | US news

Users of Bloomberg terminals are funnelled to the Bloomberg 2020 campaign website merely by writing: MIKE. … A Bloomberg spokesperson said the ‘MIKE’ function had been in place since at least 1997, when it was used to promote Mr Bloomberg’s autobiography Bloomberg by Bloomberg. Two decades later it advertised his book Climate of Hope. The […]

Impeachment inquiry: contentious hearing concludes after eight hours – as it happened

Law professor said Trump’s actions toward Ukraine meet constitutional definition of bribery, adding credibility to Democrats’ use of term Help us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider making a contribution 1.11am GMT Here’s a recap of today: 12.34am GMT William Barr’s hand-picked prosecutor wasn’t able to provide evidence that to support right-wing suspicions that […]

To the Brink of Democracy and an Unholy Alliance with the US

With the installation of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, the second of the (self-declared) oldest democracies of the world, has, alongside political developments in the United States, reached a tipping point. The political system(s), and most importantly the traditional principle of the division of powers, of both will have to demonstrate […]