After the trade documents emerged online, they were used during the December 2019 election by the opposition Labour Party and its leader, Jeremy Corbyn, who accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party of preparing to "sell off" precious access to the National Health Service to U.S. companies. … [Read more...] about U.K., U.S. and Canada report Russian cyberspies may be trying to steal vaccine research
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Now that the Court has disposed of Trump's presidential immunity claim, however, Trump still can contest the subpoena, just as any person can contest any subpoena in the normal course of criminal proceedings. For example, litigants sometimes seek to "quash" (meaning, essentially, block) a subpoena by claiming it is irrelevant to the case, is overly broad or violates a legal privilege such as attorney-client privilege. In my experience, it is exceptionally difficult for a litigant to succeed on these claims. In 14 years as a prosecutor, I never had a subpoena quashed by a court, and only saw it happen to other prosecutors on very rare occasions. … [Read more...] about Will Trump try to self-pardon?
“You know, and when he got to investigating Roger Stone and Jerome Corsi, these political gadflies, why didn’t he investigate Fusion GPS?” Nunes continued. “Why did he not figure out that it was Fusion GPS and the Clinton campaign that had been talking to Christopher Steele, who was talking to Russians? There was your Russian meddling that you had in this election. So, he was never — he was supposed to look at Russia collusion, when in fact he knew the Trump campaign from the day he walked in the door that there was nothing there. So, you know, I don’t know what Senator Graham and Senator Johnson are going to do. But look, we have to continue, Lou. I take their calls. I give them all the information that I possibly can just like I continue to make criminal referrals to the Justice Department.” … [Read more...] about Nunes: ‘There Needs to Be a Subpoena Immediately Sent for Mueller — This Guy Was So Far Out of Bounds’
Former Air Force helicopter pilot M.J. Hegar defeated state Sen. Royce West in the Democratic runoff to challenge Sen. John CornynJohn CornynThe Hill's Campaign Report: New polls show Biden leading by landslide margins The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Argentum - In Rose Garden, Trump launches anti-Biden screed Battle brewing on coronavirus relief oversight MORE (R-Texas) in November. In Maine, state House Speaker Sara Gideon beat out two progressive Democrats in the primary to face Sen. Susan CollinsSusan Margaret CollinsSusan Collins proposes 16 debates against challenger Gideon The Hill's Campaign Report: New polls show Biden leading by landslide margins Major LGBTQ rights group endorses Collins opponent for the first time in decades MORE (R-Maine). And in Alabama, Tommy Tuberville, the Trump-backed former Auburn University football coach, vanquished Jeff Sessions, who had been trying to win back his old Senate seat. … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Campaign Report: New polls show Biden leading by landslide margins
While there's long been a massive disconnect between Trump's public bluster and private worries, anger and anxiety, the demotion of Parscale is a shining example of that chasm. The truth that any politician knows is that you don't get rid of your campaign manager unless things are not going well. And you especially don't get rid of your campaign manager 111 days before the election -- unless things are going REALLY badly. … [Read more...] about Even Donald Trump knows he is in deep, deep trouble in the 2020 race