Trump Got No Money From Ukraine, Clinton Got $25M From Saudis

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As the Trump impeachment inquiry enters its next phase, GOP Senators will argue that there was a quid pro quo in the notorious phone call with Ukraine’s president, but it was not illegal. It’s the same argument Hillary Clinton supporters used to defend the Clinton Foundation’s contributions from foreign governments. The Clinton 2020 rumor mill … Read more

Back Off Trade Wars or Lose in 2020, Republican Senators Warn Trump

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Republican Senators are warning President Donald Trump that imposing a new set of tariffs on foreign carmakers could be his undoing. According to Politico, the Republican Senators have held several meetings and conversations on the matter with the president. In these interactions, the senators have tried to steer Trump away from imposing another set of … Read more

Senate Republicans Mutiny, Deliver Devastating Rebuke to Lawless Trump

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The U.S. Senate voted today to block President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration at the United States-Mexico border. Following a weeks-long government shutdown and stalemate with House Democrats over funding to reinforce barriers on the southern border, Donald Trump invoked the Nixon-era National Emergencies Act of 1976. Under the old law, Trump claimed the power to … Read more

Ex-Bitcoin Skeptic Ron Paul Says Crypto Could Prevent Recession

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Retired US Congressman Ron Paul, a one-time bitcoin skeptic, called for a tax exemption on all cryptocurrencies, saying the move could prevent an economic recession. Ron Paul, the father of current United States Senator Rand Paul, made the suggestion in a blog post entitled “Trump Is Right, the Fed Is Crazy,” where he blasted the Federal Reserve … Read more

Bitcoin Poses Danger to U.S. Elections, Researcher Tells Congress

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For a significant part of 2017 and even this year, social media platforms have taken a lot of heat over their alleged role in influencing the 2016 U.S. presidential election. And for a period of time on Tuesday during a congressional hearing, cryptocurrencies were put in the same spot — at least with regards to … Read more