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Mueller is investigating a meeting Devin Nunes and Mike Flynn had with foreign officials — at Trump’s DC hotel

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Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating a meeting attended by Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), former Trump adviser Michael Flynn and foreign officials — at the Trump DC hotel.

The Daily Beast reported Monday night that the meeting in question took place nearly two years ago, on January 18, 2017.

First reported by the pro-government Turkish newspaper The Daily Sabah, the Trump International Hotel breakfast event that took place in the days leading up to the inauguration. Among the roughly 60 attendees, the report noted, were diplomats from foreign governments.

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The breakfast was already being looked into by Manhattan federal prosecutors “as part of their probe into whether the Trump inaugural committee misspent funds and if donors tried to buy influence in the White House,” the Beast noted.

Mueller, meanwhile, is investigating the meeting to determine if foreigners gave money to Trump’s inaugural fund and PAC and used Americans as “intermediaries.”

Read the entire report via the Daily Beast.


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‘Morrison in the USA sucking up to Trump’: Aussies furious to see prime minister campaigning for Trump

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President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison appeared at a rally in Ohio Sunday, prompting Aussies to complain that it's unacceptable for their leader to be campaigning for Trump.

Trump invited himself to a Houston, Texas rally with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, where he tried to campaign for the U.S. president with Indian-American voters. Sadly, however, nearly 80 percent of Indian-American voters cast their ballots for Hillary Clinton in 2016.

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Republicans love the Constitution — until it applies to them: Conservative columnist

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Conservative Washington Post columnist Max Boot unleashed on President Donald Trump's latest scandal he's calling Ukraine-gate. But when it comes to Republicans, he called them outright complicit.

In his Sunday column, Boot noted that a mob boss doesn't have to overtly say “pay up, or we will destroy your store” to be guilty of extortion. In Trump's case, he tends to say things in a way that it is understood what he wants people to do, according to former "fixer" Michael Cohen.

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Hate for Trump sets new record of Americans who can’t stand a president

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A new poll shows a record number of Americans can't stand the president of the United States.

According to the most recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal public opinion poll, an astounding 69 percent of Americans don't like Trump personally.

During the early 2000s, President George W. Bush enjoyed the benefit of Americans finding him likable and wanting to "have a beer" with the sober leader. That measure of "likability" has been a kind of inspiration for political leaders searching for voters based not on issues but on personality.

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