President Donald Trump is mad as hell.
legal experts say Giuliani’s apparent hopes of invoking the privilege to avoid providing documents or testifying may be undercut by his own words — specifically, his habit of announcing in public that he is operating in a nonlegal capacity in his international trips. Those trips are of significant interest to congressional investigators. Communications between President Donald Trump and his lawyer aren’t privileged if their substance falls outside the attorney-client relationship. Take a recent conversation Giuliani had with a reporter for The Atlantic about his attempts to enlist officials in Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital, to investigate matters that could benefit the president politically. “I’m not acting as a lawyer,” he told the reporter. “I’m acting as someone who has devoted most of his life to straightening out government.”
The Department of Homeland Security said it would begin testing on hundreds of thousands of immigrants in federal detention facilities.
A general election is now the PM’s only hope of Getting Brexit Done, says Guardian columnist Martin Kettle
— Read on www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/oct/02/boris-johnsons-speech-of-coward-conservative-conference
John Cassidy writes about Rudy Giuliani’s unclear intentions, and how, by luring Donald Trump into the Ukraine folly, he has ended up bloodying the President more seriously than Robert Mueller or James Comey ever did.
— Read on www.newyorker.com/news/our-columnists/rudy-giuliani-is-a-one-man-wrecking-crew
Activists say onslaught has intensified as illegal loggers and land-grabbers take the president’s verbal offensive against indigenous communities as a green light to act
— Read on www.theguardian.com/world/2019/oct/02/war-for-survival-brazils-amazon-tribes-despair-as-land-raids-surge-under-bolsonaro
The Justice Department should have shared a campaign-finance investigation with the Federal Election Commission.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/10/02/opinion/trump-whistleblower-fec.html
Rachel Maddow reports on Donald Trump’s unusual fixation with finding reasons to undo sanctions on Russia for the annexation of Crimea and interference in the 2016 election, to the point where he is now reportedly sending Attorney General William Barr overseas to seek help in discrediting the U.S. intelligence community’s conclusions about Russia’s role in 2016.
Really wants a Trump Tower in Moscow! and owes Russians lots of money.
The Royals of Saudi Arabia spends record amounts of cash every year buying the best equipment the US has to offer…..plus their troops are sent to the US for advanced training or we send our t…
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