‘I am a more honest man than you’: Trump ends interview with Piers Morgan
Former President Donald Trump has finally posted on his Truth Social app after months of silence.
“I’M BACK! #COVFEFE,” Trump wrote. The post also included a photo of the former president speaking on the phone at his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida.
Trump has said he would not return to Twitter, even if Elon Musk reinstated his account. In fact, he has said that he does not see social platforms as rivals.
Meanwhile, Boeing’s CEO has said on a quarterly earnings call that he regrets the company has agreed to a deal to convert two 747s for use by the US president, a deal struck during the Trump administration that has so far left him It has cost the aerospace giant some $660 million. .
“I’m going to call Air Force One a very unique moment, a very unique negotiation, a very unique set of risks that Boeing probably shouldn’t have taken,” said CEO Dave Calhoun. “But we are where we are, and we are going to deliver great aircraft. And we will recognize the costs associated with it.”
Meanwhile, reports say a grand jury convened by the Manhattan district attorney’s office to hear evidence against the Trump Organization may expire as investigators face questions about the strength of the case against the former president.
Feds seek nearly $3 million from Manafort over undisclosed accounts
The Justice Department is suing former Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort in an effort to recover nearly $3 million from unreported foreign bank accounts.
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Maroosha Muzaffar29 April 2022 07:00
Trump told the authors of the new book that he would still be in the White House if it weren’t for Mitch McConnell
In an excerpt from the new book. this will not happen obtained by punch newsTrump told authors Jonathan Martin and Alexander Burns that “if Mitch had stayed with a lot of party members who knew the election was rigged, I think we wouldn’t be at Mar-a-Lago.”
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Maroosha Muzaffar29 April 2022 06:22
Trump finally posts on his platform Truth Social, reviving one of his most famous phrases
Donald Trump finally posted on his Truth Social app, the Twitter rival he launched earlier this year.
“I’M BACK! #COVFEFE,” read the post, which included a photo of Trump talking on the phone at his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida.
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Maroosha Muzaffar29 April 2022 05:23
Marjorie Taylor Greene says she quit the Catholic Church because it harbored ‘monsters in its ranks’
Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene responded to Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, who said she was “slandering the church” by suggesting that “Satan is controlling it.”
Ms. Greene claimed that Catholic groups helping immigrants and refugees were evidence of Satan’s influence in the church.
She responded to Mr. Donohue’s rebuke by stating that she was a “cradle Catholic” who left the church because she couldn’t trust the church leadership to protect my children from pedophiles, and that they harbored monsters even in their own ranks. ”.
Read more about the exchange in Graig Graziosi’s report for The independent.
Graig Graziosi29 April 2022 04:00
ICYMI: FBI Informant in Trump Deutsche Bank Case Found Dead
A man who helped federal authorities investigate Donald Trump’s dealings with Deutsche Bank, one of his biggest creditors, has been found dead on a Los Angeles high school campus.
Val Broeksmit, 46, has been missing for more than a year, although his Twitter account remained active until a few weeks ago. Police say no foul play is suspected, and Broeksmit’s friends say he has long struggled with drugs.
Maroosha Muzaffar has the story.
Graig Graziosi29 April 2022 03:00
ICYMI: Fox News Expert Breaks Up With Trump Over JD Vance Endorsement
Fox News pundit Mark Levin has broken with former President Donald Trump over the latter’s endorsement of peasant elegy author JD Vance for the Ohio Senate seat.
Levin prefers Vance’s main opponent, Josh Mandel, whose politics is much more in line with the MAGA movement.
Graig Graziosi29 April 2022 02:00
This is how much Republican candidates spent to curry favor with Trump’s properties
Former President Donald Trump’s endorsement comes at a cost.
the independent has compiled data looking at the amount of money Republican lawmakers hoping to win Trump’s endorsement spent on his Mar-a-Lago resort.
Read about the hundreds of thousands of dollars spent by Republicans to curry favor with Trump in the Eric Garcia story at The independent.
Graig Graziosi29 April 2022 01:00
ICYMI: McCarthy Assures Colleagues He Never Asked Trump to Resign
House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, defending his private conversations, has assured colleagues that he never asked former President Donald Trump to resign over the Jan. 6 riots on Capitol Hill.
It was McCarthy’s first face-to-face meeting with House Republicans amid the fallout from his criticism of the former president and the party’s far-right members.
One Republican in the room said the meeting was “cathartic” for lawmakers, while another expressed confidence that McCarthy would be the “next speaker,” according to the Associated Press.
“He has the support of the conference and then some,” Rep. Dan Meuser said as he left the closed session at GOP headquarters. “You guys are obsessed with January 6. Nobody cares,” Rep. Glenn Grothman told reporters, adding that “it’s history.”
Graig Graziosi29 April 2022 00:20
NAO Accuses Georgia Secretary of State of Colluding with Democrats to Rig 2022 Midterm Elections
The OAN television network, which supports Donald Trump, accused Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger of working with Democrats to rig the 2022 midterm elections.
Correspondent Pearson Sharp claimed that Raffensperger’s use of the Salesforce company to handle voter registration in the state was evidence of the secretary of state’s intent to interfere with the 2022 election, according to media affairs.
“So, long story short, the same secretary of state who served the Georgia election to Beijing Biden in 2020 has now selected a new India-based company with no election management background to transition the voter registration database. state voters to another California-based company, also inexperienced in running elections, and which works with organizations that have been caught engaging in voter fraud and is also run by a radical leftist with close ties to more leftist activists. ends of the world,” he said.
There is no evidence that Raffensperger or Salesforce intend to try to rig the 2022 midterm elections.
Graig Graziosi28 April 2022 23:30
Oklahoma Passes 6-Week Abortion Ban Modeled After Controversial Texas Legislation
Lawmakers in Oklahoma approved a bill Thursday that restricts abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. The bill was modeled on the Texas version of the abortion ban and includes the use of civil enforcement of the ban.
The bill prohibits doctors from performing abortions once any heart activity is detected, and allows citizens to file civil lawsuits against anyone who performs or induces an abortion, as well as those who attempt to perform an abortion or assist in an abortion. .
Planned Parenthood announced that it would challenge the bill in court.
Graig Graziosi28 April 2022 22:40