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Donald Trump swings in all directions as he tries to fight back against Elizabeth Warren

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren is the darling of the Democratic party and attacking her is likely to ignite a backlash of angry liberals who hang on every economic policy point the senior Massachusetts senator proposes. But Donald Trump decided this weekend that she will be the latest in a long line of his political foes to earn his wrath.

Last week, Warren did an interview with a news station in her state in which she attacked Trump for “even threatening to get anywhere near the presidency,” Warren told a reporter. “Don’t take me there.” She also blamed Trump for inciting the violence that has broken out at his rallies. “This is what Trump has been fostering and fermenting for months now. And it finally reached the next level,” Warren said.

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But on Monday, Warren took that to a whole other level calling on “decent people everywhere” to strike out against what she called the “bigger, uglier threat” that is Donald Trump.

At the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast Saturday, Warren did it again zinging both Trump and her former opponent Scott Brown, who has come out in support of Trump whose name has also been floated as a VP option. “It would be the perfect reality show matchup,” Warren told the crowd. “ ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ meets ‘The Biggest Loser.’ ”

Rather than dispel the myth, Trump struck back. “She’s got about as much Indian blood as I have. Her whole life was based on a fraud,” Trump told The New York Times this past weekend. “She got into Harvard and all that because she said she was a minority.”

“Nothing Donald Trump says surprises me, but that’s about as low as he’s ever gone,” said Phil Johnston, former chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party.

In 2012, Cherokee Chief Bill John Baker explained that Warren never claimed to be a card-carrying member of the Cherokee Nation but rather said that she had Native ancestry in her Oklahoma roots. “I wish every Congressman and Senator in the U.S. would had a kinship or felt a kinship to the Cherokee Nation.”

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Genealogists confirm that Warren’s great-great-great grandmother was full-blooded Cherokee making Warren 1/32, the same percentage as Chief Baker. Other members of Warren’s family, including her first cousin, are actively involved in the tribe and Native causes. Before 1963, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians awarded tribal membership to anyone applicant who could prove he or she was 1/32 Cherokee. The lineage rule has served as an ongoing debate within the Cherokee community since then, but Warren never applied for nor claimed any membership to the tribe.

However, Donald Trump isn’t known for letting facts deter him.

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Inspector general found ‘no evidence of political bias’ in Trump-Russia probe: report

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Inspector General Michael Horowitz's report on the origins of the probe into the Trump campaign's contacts with Russia has found that there was no evidence of political bias on the part of law enforcement officials who began the investigation.

The Associated Press reports that the report "is expected to conclude there was an adequate basis for opening one of the most politically sensitive investigations in FBI history and one that Trump has denounced as a witch hunt."

Despite not finding that the probe was tainted by political bias, the report nonetheless identified several procedural mistakes made by investigators, the AP claims. Included among the problems with the probe identified the report will be "an FBI lawyer suspected of altering a document related to the surveillance of former Trump campaign aide" Carter Page.

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DOJ argues Congress can’t stop Trump Org from taking foreign payments — despite Constitution’s emoluments clause

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The so-called emoluments clause has been the center of a case that many legal scholars have been making that President Donald Trump is regularly violating the Constitution by continuing to accept payments from foreign governments via his businesses.

The Washington Post reports that an attorney from the Trump Department of Justice argued on Monday that the emoluments clause doesn't actually prevent Trump from accepting payments from foreign governments, even though the clause specifically states that "no person holding any office of profit or trust under them, shall, without the consent of the Congress, accept of any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State."

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Chris Wallace shreds Ken Starr: Trump’s scandal ‘a much bigger issue than whether Bill Clinton lied about sex’

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Fox News host Chris Wallace argued that the deeds President Donald Trump is accused of are more serious to the country than President Bill Clinton's actions, who was impeached for lying about sex.

During a break in impeachment hearings on Monday, Wallace called out Ken Starr's "characterization of this process and what we heard today... he said that the presentation against the president is narrow, prosecutors look through the world through dirty windows, it's slanted."

"And you know, it just seems to me -- and Ken, I see you there on the screen so I'll be talking directly to you -- when you compare this to the Clinton impeachment, which was basically about whether the president had lied under oath about sex," Wallace continued. "I'm not talking about whether this story is true or not."

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