Tag Archives: Russian Interference in the 2016 Elections

Tuesday Open Thread | Why Don’t Republicans Want to Ensure Election Security?

Could it be that they don’t mind election interference? Ryan move to replace election agency leader stirs outcry By ERIC GELLER 02/22/2018 08:01 PM EST House Speaker Paul Ryan faced Democratic criticism Thursday after choosing not to renew the term … Continue reading

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Breaking: Robert Mueller indicts 13 Russians for election meddling

(CNN) Special counsel Robert Mueller has indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for allegedly meddling in the 2016 presidential election, charging them with conspiracy to defraud the United States, the Department of Justice has announced. In addition, three … Continue reading

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Breaking: Andrew McCabe steps down as FBI deputy director

BREAKING: Andrew McCabe has stepped down effective today as FBI deputy director, multiple sources familiar with the matter tell @ NBC News pic.twitter.com/kLrhDjzq7B — MSNBC (@MSNBC) January 29, 2018 Rep. Swalwell: If McCabe is stepping down for anything other than … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | The real reason Robert Mueller is sitting on a sealed indictment of Donald Trump

Over the weekend, Palmer Report spelled out the evidence which strongly suggests that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is sitting on at least one sealed indictment against Donald Trump, even as he openly pursues Trump’s various underlings. I’ve since been chewing … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Confirmed: Robert Mueller has far more Trump-Russia evidence than previously known

Palmer Report: All along, it’s appeared that Special Counsel Robert Mueller knows far more about Donald Trump’s Russia scandal than Congress, the media, or the public knows. Although Mueller keeps his cards close to the vest, his actions periodically suggest … Continue reading

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Breaking News: First Charges Filed in Trump-Russia Probe

At least one defendant is expected to be taken into custody as soon as Monday At least one person was charged Friday in connection with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s criminal investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, … Continue reading

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Russians bought ads on facebook targeting black people in Baltimore and Ferguson

Ferguson and Baltimore had gained widespread attention for the large and violent protests over police shootings of black men. The decision to target the ad in those two cities offers the first look at how accounts linked to the Russian … Continue reading

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