Paul Craig Roberts: A Case Study in the Creation of Fake News Paul Craig Roberts For many weeks we have witnessed the extraordinary attack by the CIA and its assets in Congress and the media on Donald Trumps election. In an unprecedented effort to delegitimize Trumps election as the product of Russian interference in the election the CIA media senators and representatives have consistently made wild accusations for which they have no evidence. The CIAs message to Trump is clear: Get in…
Exclusive: Trump team seeks agency records on border barriers, surveillance
In a wide-ranging request for documents and analysis, President-elect Donald Trump's transition team asked the Department of Homeland Security last month to assess all assets available for border wall and barrier construction.
Trump's Treasury nominee Mnuchin pledges to divest assets worth millions: January 11, 2017 - Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump's campaign finance chairman, who has been named Treasur... - REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
US ethics chief blasts Trump plan to keep business profits
WASHINGTON (AP) — The director of the federal government's ethics agency Tuesday blasted President-elect Donald Trump's plan to maintain his business empire by turning it over to his sons instead of selling off all his corporate assets and placing remaining profits in a government-approved blind trust. U.S. Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub took the rare step Tuesday of commenting publicly about a presidential ethics decision, warning that Trump's solution to a potential…
The Donald joins the presidential race with a rambling, display of braggadocio that had the political world howling. Chris Hayes and Sam Seder grab the popcorn to enjoy the theatrics of his announcement.