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REVEALED: 100 percent of the funding for Matt Whitaker’s ‘dark money’ nonprofit came from a single source

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An analysis of tax records for the alleged “dark money” nonprofit that once employed now-Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker reveals that all of its funding came from a single shady source.

The Center for Responsive Politics reported that The Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust, a nonprofit revealed in a Washington Post report as a former employer of Whitaker, has for years been funded entirely by a group called DonorsTrust.

In its report, the CRP described DonorsTrust as a “pass-through vessel managing the money flow from wealthy individuals and foundations to nonprofit organizations while allowing the donors to remain anonymous.”

Due to the design of the company, only the direct source of FACT’s funds — DonorsTrust — is able to be revealed.

From 2014 until 2017, DonorsTrust accounted for all of FACT’s funding, the CRP noted.

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The report noted the irony in FACT’s claim that it is “dedicated to promoting accountability, ethics, and transparency” while utilizing DonorsTrust’s obscure funding structure.


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Cop says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot following Trump’s racist targeting of The Squad

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Following racist attacks on members of The Squad by President Donald Trump and his supporters, a police officer in Louisiana reportedly said that one of the congresswomen of color should be shot.

Trump has been lashing out at the four first-term congresswomen, who include Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI).

"A Gretna police officer posted a comment on his Facebook page this past week calling U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a 'vile idiot' who 'needs a round, and I don't mean the kind she used to serve,'" NOLA reported Saturday.

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Internet piles on ABC reporter for lavishing praise on Trump for allowing press to ask questions

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ABC News reporter Kyra Phillips on Saturday heaped praise on President Donald Trump for his treatment of the press.

Despite the White House no longer holding daily press briefings, Phillips praised the "access" she receives from the administration.

"No matter what your politics are, I have to say that I appreciate the access ?Trump? gives us on a regular basis and the ability to ask any question," she said.

She tagged Stephanie Grisham in her tweet, who is Trump's latest press secretary. She also tagged her husband, John Roberts, who does not work in the White House, but works for Fox News.

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The real problem wasn’t the racism — it was the Trump taking ‘the Lord’s name in vain’ twice: supporter

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President Donald Trump was widely condemned after supporters at a campaign rally in West Virginia turned his racist "go back" message into a "Send Her Back" chant against one of a woman of color in Congress.

One Trump supporter in West Virginia also criticized the speech, but not for the racist targeting of Rep. Ilhan Omar.

State Senator Paul Hardesty, a Democrat, wrote to the White House to complain about Trump's use of the word "goddamn."

The letter was republished by the Montgomery-Herald.

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