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CNN reports the FBI now believes Team Trump directly coordinated with the Russians in the run-up to the presidential election:
This is partly what FBI Director James Comey was referring to when he made a bombshell announcement Monday before Congress that the FBI is investigating the Trump campaign's ties to Russia, according to one source.
The FBI is now reviewing that information, which includes human intelligence, travel, business and phone records and accounts of in-person meetings, according to those U.S. officials. The information is raising the suspicions of FBI counterintelligence investigators that the coordination may have taken place, though officials cautioned that the information was not conclusive and that the investigation is ongoing.
Work of art spotted on the Lower East Side — unsure of artist.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-California) is demanding a new, independent investigation into the connections between Trump and Russia, saying that the actions of the leader of the current investigation — Trump crony
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-California), who has, incredibly, briefed Trump private
on what he knows about the investigation! — create “grave concerns”
regarding his ability to conduct the investigation fairly.
Trump's reaction to his administration's turmoil and the taint of scandal at every turn? In a wide-ranging interview
— the cover of which questions whether the concept of the truth is dead due to Trump — the POTUS-in-name-only states with toddler-level glee:
I can't be doing so badly, because I'm president and you're not.