Haley signals 2024 openness despite pledge to back Trump

Haley signals 2024 openness despite pledge to back Trump

CLEMSON, SC (AP) — Nikki Haley, UN ambassador under President Donald Trump, said Tuesday that she would take the Christmas holiday to mull a possible 2024 presidential bid, contradicting her statement last year that she wouldn’t enter the race if Trump opted to run again. “We are taking the holidays to kind of look at … Read more

Pence says Trump was ‘wrong’ for dinner with Holocaust denier

Pence says Trump was ‘wrong’ for dinner with Holocaust denier

CNN — Former Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that Donald Trump was “wrong” to recently have dinner with White nationalist and Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes and rapper Kanye West at his Florida resort and that the former president should apologize for it. “President Trump was wrong to give a White nationalist, an anti-Semite and … Read more

Judge says Trump’s political actions around 2020 election not protected by ‘absolute immunity’

Judge says Trump’s political actions around 2020 election not protected by ‘absolute immunity’

CNN — A federal judge in Washington, DC, on Monday said that Donald Trump doesn’t have “absolute immunity,” as the former president claimed he should, in response to a lawsuit in his early stages related to Trump’s actions around the 2020 presidential election. Civil rights groups have sued Trump for trying to disenfranchise voters. While … Read more

E. Jean Carroll sues Trump for battery and defamation as lookback window for adult sex abuse survivors’ suits opens in New York

E. Jean Carroll sues Trump for battery and defamation as lookback window for adult sex abuse survivors’ suits opens in New York

CNN — Ex-magazine columnist E. Jean Carroll sued to form President Donald Trump for battery and defamation under a new New York law that allows adults alleging sexual assault to bring claims years after the attack. Carroll filed the lawsuit Thursday, the first day that civil lawsuits can be brought under the new law, the … Read more

Kanye West announces 2024 presidential campaign – National

Kanye West announces 2024 presidential campaign – National

Rapper Kanye West, who has legally changed his name to Ye, has announced that he intends to run for US president in 2024 in a series of campaign videos released late Thursday evening. The move follows a previously failed presidential bid in 2020 that saw him garner a measly 60,000 votes. In the first of … Read more

Trump hosted Holocaust denier to Mar-a-Lago club alongside Ye, a week after announcing 2024 run

Trump hosted Holocaust denier to Mar-a-Lago club alongside Ye, a week after announcing 2024 run

CNN — Former President Donald Trump hosted White nationalist and Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes and rapper Kanye West at his Mar-a-Lago estate this week, demonstrating his continued willingness to associate with figures who have well-publicized antisemitic views as he embarks on another White House run . West, who has legally changed his name to Ye, … Read more

US writer who accused Trump of rape files battery lawsuit | Donald Trump News

US writer who accused Trump of rape files battery lawsuit |  Donald Trump News

A writer who accused former US President Donald Trump of rape has filed a second lawsuit against him minutes after a new New York State law took effect allowing victims of sexual violence to sue over attacks that occurred decades ago. E Jean Carroll’s complaint, filed in a New York City federal court, accuses Trump … Read more

Kevin McCarthy tries to boost his conservative bona fides as pro-Trump lawmakers threaten his speaker bid

Kevin McCarthy tries to boost his conservative bona fides as pro-Trump lawmakers threaten his speaker bid

CNN — Three weeks before the midterm elections, Kevin McCarthy enraged the pro-Trump House Freedom Caucus after the GOP leader publicly suggested he has yet to see any impeachable offenses committed by the Biden administration. Hardline Republicans – who have been agitating to impeach President Joe Biden or a member of his Cabinet – sounded … Read more

Supreme Court approves handover of Trump tax returns to Congress

Supreme Court approves handover of Trump tax returns to Congress

Former US president Donald Trump speaks at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., on Nov. 18.Rebecca Blackwell/The Associated Press The Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared the way for the imminent handover of former President Donald Trump’s tax returns to a congressional committee after a three-year legal fight. The court, with no noted dissents, rejected Mr. Trump’s … Read more

Judge sets October 2023 trial for New York attorney general’s $250 million lawsuit against Trump

Judge sets October 2023 trial for New York attorney general’s 0 million lawsuit against Trump

New York CNN — A New York state judge set an October 2023 trial date for the New York attorney general’s $250 million lawsuit against former President Donald Trump, his eldest children and the Trump Organization, just as the presidential election gets underway. Judge Arthur Engoron set the trial for October 2, 2023, and laid … Read more