#CORRUPTION

Michael Cohen Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison

Will the Supreme Court Come to Trump and Manafort's Rescue?

Trump denies he directed Michael Cohen to 'break the law'

This top GOP senator was just caught buying military contractor stocks — right after pushing a record-high Pentagon budget

US Consumer Board Conceals how Wells Fargo Fleeces Students

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Who’s More Likely to Be Audited: A Person Making $20,000 — or $400,000? — ProPublica

How the IRS Was Gutted — ProPublica

The IRS Has Been Weaponized Against the Working Poor

Political warfare in Washington escalates to crisis of capitalist rule

US judge delays plea deal hearing for accused Russian agent Maria Butina

Pro-impeachment congressman warns prosecutors off giving Trump immunity in exchange for resignation

Trump's tweets show how rattled he is by Mueller's findings | Jill Abramson

It’s Not the Campaign Finance Violation or the Simple Private Transaction, It’s the Conspiracy to Commit Fraud – emptywheel

With an Impeachable Trump and Pence, Are You Ready for President Pelosi?

Marcy Wheeler: Mueller Probe Could Lead to Indictment of the Trump Organization

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Trump’s Latest Meltdown Shows Even He Knows This Could Be the Beginning of the End

Is Kushner Covering for Bin Salman Murder Charge so Israel can Usurp Palestinian West Bank?

Fraudsters changing contact details of banks on Google Maps to scam users

The Quid Pro Quo Was Even Tighter Than I Imagined – emptywheel

How George H.W. Bush Rode a Fake National Security Scandal to the Top of the CIA

CNN Now Downplays Flynn’s Cooperation

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EXCLUSIVE: Documents point to illegal campaign coordination between Trump and the NRA

Internet hilariously mocks #Individual1 after Trump gets new nickname in Mueller filings

Poll: Republicans Are Only Group That Mostly Sees Mueller Probe As A 'Witch Hunt'

Cohen made contact with Russian to set up Trump-Putin meeting, Mueller reveals

'Lobbyists Are Here. Goldman Sachs Is Here. Where's Labor? Activists?' Tlaib and Ocasio-Cortez Pull Back Curtain on Corporate-Sponsored Freshman Orientation

Former prosecutor predicts Trump won't face 'collusion' charges — but Mueller may still bring an 'existential challenge to his presidency'

Chicago Task Force Will Take on Ticket and Debt Collection Reform — ProPublica

Abby & Robbie Analyze 'The Magnitsky Act: Behind the Scenes'

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Fortunate Son: How Neil Bush Succeeded in Business Without Really Trying

'They're freaking out': Trump reportedly considers a replacement for Pence on the 2020 ticket as Mueller rattles the White House

How We Found Donald Trump Jr.’s Secret Investment in a Fundraiser’s Business — ProPublica

Air Cocaine: Poppy Bush, the Contras and a Secret Airbase in the Backwoods of Arkansas

Netanyahu Refuses to Resign After Israeli Police Recommend Fraud and Bribery Charges

Trump’s defense secretary says Russia targeted the midterms. What does Mattis know?

Trump's praise for Roger Stone could amount to witness tampering – experts

How Poppy Bush’s Brother, “Uncle Bucky,” Made a Killing Off the Iraq Wars

How George H.W. Bush’s Pardons for Iran-Contra Conspirators Set the Stage for Trump’s Impunity

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Misreporting Manafort: A Case Study in Journalistic Malpractice

A Yale psychiatrist explains how loyalty Trump is predicated on emotional patterns the majority of us grow out of by age five

The Mueller investigation just grew a lot more ominous for Trump and his inner circle

Climate Crisis Made Worse By Presidential Mis-Leadership This Century

Mueller Takes Aim, but Is Trump in Trouble?

At Least Six Millionaires to Take Senate Oaths Today

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress over Trump project in Russia

Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty to Lying to Congress

Deutsche Bank offices raided in connection with Panama Papers

Puzzle of the day: Trump admits Michael Cohen is right, but also calls him a liar

Greenwald Rips Politico "Theory" That Guardian's Assange-Manafort Story Was Planted By Russia

Matthew Whitaker Was Illegally Appointed and Should Be Removed

The World Would Be a Better Place Without the Rich

‘Republicans Just Don’t Want All the Votes to Count’

S. Korea Admits It Botched Inquiry on Enslavement of Vagrants

Exclusive: The Pentagon’s Massive Accounting Fraud Exposed

Manafort held secret talks with Assange in Ecuadorian embassy, sources say

Trump attacks Mueller for not questioning the 'many campaign workers' who didn’t collude with Russia

Former Justice Department official: Even Trump 'die-hards' won't be able to dismiss Mueller's next charges

Lobbyist Documents Reveal Health Care Industry Battle Plan Against “Medicare For All”

Their water became undrinkable. Then they were ordered to pay more for it.

Former federal prosecutor says he could write indictments for the president 'right now' on these two counts

Trump Provides Written Responses to Mueller Questions

Putin critics voice alarm at prospect of Russian Interpol chief

But her emails: Ivanka Trump reportedly sent 'many' government emails from her private account and violated federal records rules

Pentagon Fails Its First-Ever Audit

Saudis shield crown prince as death penalty sought over Khashoggi murder

Vote suppressor Brian Kemp will be the next governor of Georgia

Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' Lawyer, Arrested On Allegations Of Domestic Violence

CIA Whistleblower: Brennan And Clapper Should Not Escape Prosecution

Acting AG Matt Whitaker Scrutinized over His Radical Judicial Beliefs & Past Dirty Work for GOP

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Billionaires, Not Voters, Are Deciding Elections

Trump and Big Media: Clash or Collusion?

US multinationals dodge $180 billion in taxes on foreign profits per year

Keystone XL pipeline: judge rules government 'jumped the gun' and orders halt

Trump's acting attorney general involved in firm that scammed veterans out of life savings

Florida and Georgia prepare for recounts amid claims of irregularities

Michigan’s Democratic Governor-Elect Puts Blue Cross Blue Shield Executive on Transition Team — After the Company Funded Her Campaign

Progressive Caucus Won’t Say Whether It Supports Nancy Pelosi for Speaker

Here Are Ten Notorious Republican Villains Who Lost Their Elections Tuesday

Jeff Sessions Replaced by Aide Who Said Mueller Should Be Barred From Probing Trump Finances

Texas’ voter ID law is confusing voters into disenfranchising themselves

The Midterm Results Gave Everybody Just Enough To Keep Fighting

Intercepted Podcast: Chris Hedges on Elections, ‘Christian Fascists,’ and the Rot Within the American System

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Democrats Are Now Projected to Take Back the House — And the Power to Investigate President Trump: NBC News

Ivanka Trump to get 16 new China trademarks, including one for 'voting machines'

New York Attorney General Launches Groundbreaking Fraud Suit Against Exxon

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Education Sec. DeVos Unfazed by Conflict of Interest Charges » THE DISTRICT SENTINEL news co-op

Jeff Sessions Is Sending DOJ Staff to Monitor 35 Jurisdictions — And He’s Focusing on Voter 'Fraud' Instead of Voter Supression

How Marriott’s Credit Union Swindles Its Low-Wage Workers

Big-Oil Funded Campaign Misleads Latino Voters on Washington State Carbon Tax

Black Voters Matter: Here's How Activists Are Combating Voter Suppression in Key Election Battleground States

Rudy Giuliani's Repeated Travel to Russia and Former Soviet Countries While Serving as Trump's Unpaid Lawyer Is Raising Serious Questions

Reports of Voter Intimidation at Polling Places in Texas — ProPublica

Texas Voters Complaining That Machines Keep Changing Their Senate Vote

Cesar Sayoc’s Home Was Foreclosed on by Steve Mnuchin’s Bank, Using Dodgy Paperwork

Exxon Faces Consequences For Climate Denial

Staggering Voter Suppression In Georgia Could Keep Democrats Out of Power

How Wall Street Drove Public Pensions Into Crisis and Pocketed Billions in Fees

The Trump Administration’s ‘Dishonest’ Attack on Fuel-Economy Standards

Trump EPA Takes Credit For Obama-Era CO2 Reductions

It's Not Just Trump — Saudi Arabia Has Been Bribing the US with Arms Sales for Years