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Alex Jones’ ex-wife promises to ‘trash’ Megyn Kelly for excluding her from controversial broadcast: report

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According to an exclusive report at Mediaite, the former wife of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones said she will be writing an op-ed “trashing” both her husband and NBC host Megyn Kelly for excluding her from a controversial report scheduled for broadcast this weekend.

With NBC is already reeling from viewer backlash over the plan to air the interview with the Infowars founder, prompting advertisers to pull their ads from the network, Jones’ wife threat cast another cloud over Kelly whose beginning at NBC after leaving Fox has been rocky.

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According to the report, Kelly Jones  approached the producers of Megyn Kelly’s program this week and demanded to be included. Pointing out that the interview with Alex Jones had already been completed, the network left in Kelly’s hands if she wanted to add a separate segment with the ex-wife, despite her threats.

Kelly reportedly demurred saying she felt Kelly Jones’ appearance would end up looking like a ‘hit piece,” saying,  “I’m not going to a hit piece.”


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Dem lawmaker encourages acting-DNI to ignore White House and deliver the whistleblower report directly to Congress

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Appearing on CNN on Friday morning to discuss an alarming whistleblower report on Donald Trump's actions that the president's administration is withholding from Congress, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) encouraged the acting Director of National Intelligence to hand the report over and ignore the administration.

Speaking with CNN host Jim Sciutto, Swalwell made a direct appeal to acting-DNI head Joseph Maguire.

"This is an opportunity for Republicans and Democrats to unite and say, we don't want this in our democracy," Swalwell explained. "You know, that's why I wrote the Protecting Our Democracy Act, to, you know, have a bipartisan commission look at this."

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‘Time for a new special counsel’: Ex-DOJ inspector general calls for formal probe of Trump-Ukraine calls

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A veteran law enforcement official called for a new special counsel investigation of President Donald Trump's communications with the Ukrainian president.

An intelligence official filed a whistleblower complaint against the president, and speculation has begun to focus the report concerns Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine to dig up dirt on Joe Biden in exchange for U.S. aid -- and former Justice Department official Michael Bromwich called for a formal probe.

"Time for a new Special Counsel," Bromwich tweeted.

Bromwich -- inspector general for the Department of Justice from 1994-1999, former assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York and associate counsel in the Office of Independent Counsel for Iran-Contra -- was responding to a summation of the allegations against Trump.

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Defiant Trump tells reporters ‘it doesn’t matter what I discussed’ with Ukrainian PM — then smears Joe Biden

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A defiant President Donald Trump said on Friday that whatever he told Ukraine's prime minister about seeking dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden wasn't important.

As reported by CNN's Jim Acosta, the president told reporters in the Oval Office that "it doesn’t matter what I discussed" recently with Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk, and then pivoted to attacking Biden.

"Someone ought to look into Joe Biden," the president said.

In Oval, Trump tells reporters when asked about Ukraine and whistleblower “it doesn’t matter what i discussed” and adds “someone ought to look into Joe Biden” (per WH pool).

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