Category Archives: Controversial

Russian propaganda effort helped spread ‘fake news’ during election, experts say

By Craig Timberg The flood of “fake news” this election season got support from a sophisticated Russian propaganda campaign that created and spread misleading articles online with the goal of punishing Democrat Hillary Clinton, helping Republican Donald Trump and undermining … Continue reading

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Five takeaways from Comey’s October surprise

Hillary Clinton doesn’t believe in good luck, and Friday’s bombshell shows why. By Glenn Thrush Hillary Clinton has never met a sunny day she completely trusted, and Friday proved why. The front-running Democrat has always been weakest when protecting a … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democrats, Elections, Fundraising, Hillary Clinton, White House

Donald Trump faces foreign donor fundraising scandal

From The Telegraph London Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is facing a fundraising scandal after a Telegraph investigation exposed how key supporters were prepared to accept illicit donations from foreign backers. Senior figures involved with the Great America PAC, one of … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Controversial, Donald Trump, Finance, Fundraising

Trump, tapes, turmoil and troubles

By Ken Feltman As news spread concerning the latest crisis for Donald Trump’s campaign, I wondered what was happening with the advisors closest to the situation. I got on the telephone and sent text messages and emails to GOP political insiders (including several who are … Continue reading

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Trump Remarks: Ryan ‘Sickened,’ McConnell Calls Them ‘Repugnant’

By Bridget Bowman Speaker Paul Ryan said he’s “sickened” by GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s disparaging remarks about women on a video. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell also described the remarks as “repugnant.” Trump bragged about his exploits with women … Continue reading

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