The organizers of the “We Build The Wall” group portrayed themselves as eager to help the president build a “big beautiful” barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border, as he promised during the 2016 campaign. They raised more than $25 million from thousands of donors and pledged that 100% of the money would be used for the project. … [Read more...] about Trump expected to pardon former strategist Steve Bannon
President TrumpDonald TrumpGiuliani used provisional ballot to vote in 2020 election, same method he disparaged in fighting to overturn results Trump gets lowest job approval rating in final days as president Fox News' DC managing editor Bill Sammon to retire MORE is reportedly planning on pardoning former White House chief strategist Steve BannonStephen (Steve) Kevin BannonTrump has sought Bannon's consultation to overturn election results: Bloomberg Facebook's 'stop the steal' ban misses 90 groups promoting election misinformation: analysis YouTube temporarily bars uploading of new content on Trump's channel MORE in an 11th hour move just before he leaves office. … [Read more...] about Trump expected to pardon Bannon: reports
Trump’s decision to pardon Flynn, who was a top surrogate for his 2016 campaign before becoming Trump's first of four national security advisers, follows widespread speculation the president would do so and comes in the waning days of his term in the White House. Trump has refused to concede the election despite Joe Biden being projected the winner almost three weeks ago. … [Read more...] about Trump pardons Michael Flynn
One of the surprises of the Tuesday night’s marathon of absolution was a reported pardon for Trump’s former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, who exited the administration shortly after the white-nationalist violence in Charlottesville in 2017. Bannon, the former Trump campaign CEO and executive chairman of Breitbart, has mostly been outside of the president’s circle since the publication of Fire & Fury in 2018, in which he was the source for several scathing quotes and anecdotes about the president and his adult children. Bannon is currently awaiting trial on a federal case in which he allegedly defrauded Trump-supporting donors of over $1 million as part of a crowdfunding effort to build a border wall. … [Read more...] about Who Did Trump Pardon on His Last Night As President?