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Trump denounces Mueller report as ‘total bullsh*t’ — after insisting he was exonerated

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President Donald Trump continued his rant against special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Friday by declaring the entire thing “total bullsh*t.”

In particular, the president lashed out at aides’ sworn testimony in front of Mueller that he believed were simply designed to make him look bad.

“Because I never agreed to testify, it was not necessary for me to respond to statements made in the ‘Report’ about me, some of which are total bullshit & only given to make the other person look good (or me to look bad),” Trump fumed. “This was an Illegally Started Hoax that never should have happened.”

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Trump’s attack on the Mueller report came despite the fact that the president claimed it was a “total exoneration” for him, even though it documented ten potential instances of obstruction of justice based on testimony by current and former White House officials.

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Earlier on Friday, Trump took a veiled swipe at former White House counsel Don McGahn, whom the president had chided for taking notes of their exchanges.


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The ‘Lincoln Project’ group that infuriated Trump is now setting its sights on McConnell with new ‘Rich Mitch’ ad

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The anti-Trump super PAC headed by current and ex-Republican strategists that has made viral waves with its videos attacking President Trump is now turning its sights towards Mitch McConnell, Morning Consult reports.

The Lincoln Project dropped a new ad this Thursday, calling McConnell "rich Mitch," contrasting his wealth with the financial hardships of citizens in his state of Kentucky. According to the Morning Consult, the ad "does not attempt to directly tie McConnell to Trump, instead only nodding to the president in passing photos alongside the majority leader."

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‘Do it now’: Lindsey Graham asks older judges to retire before November — when GOP could get routed

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With the 2020 presidential election nearly five months away, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is calling on older conservative judges to retire en masse as his party faces the possibility of getting routed in the fall.

As the Washington Post reports, Graham told conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt that now is the time for older judges to step down to ensure that they are replaced by Senate Republicans.

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Trump slammed as an ‘adolescent wannabe-authoritarian’ after his campaign ‘bullies’ online retailer over a cartoon

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Cartoonist Nick Anderson recently put an anti-Trump cartoon, titled “The Trump Cult,” up for sale on the e-commerce site Redbubble — which temporarily removed it following a complaint by President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign. And Anderson is speaking out about the incident.

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