Lewandowski, Corey (1975- )

This Picture Tells You Everything You Need to Know About Impeachment

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — The photograph has all the trappings of a Renaissance painting — crowded with characters, action and emotion — only this one is set in a congressional hearing room and features figures frequently found on C-Span. It captures a small moment in a big event: The first hearing by […]

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‘I Wasn’t Asked to Do Anything Illegal,’ Lewandowski Says in Hearing

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — Corey Lewandowski, one of President Trump’s most loyal political confidants, confirmed in congressional testimony on Tuesday that the president had once asked him to help curtail the scope of the Russia investigation, possibly obstructing justice. But under sharp questioning from Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee conducting an […]

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Key Moments From Corey Lewandowski’s Testimony Before Congress

NYT > U.S. > Politics Video President Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, answered questions before the House Judiciary Committee on Sunday.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New York Times Here’s what you need to know: Corey Lewandowski confirmed Mr. Trump asked him to pressure the attorney general, but says the president never asked him to do anything illegal. […]

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Democrats to Broaden Impeachment Inquiry Into Trump to Corruption Accusations

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — House Democrats return to Washington this week poised to significantly broaden their nascent impeachment inquiry into President Trump beyond the findings of the Russia investigation, but they will confront a fast-dwindling political clock. Undeterred by lackluster public support for impeachment, Democratic lawmakers and aides have sketched out a […]

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Citing Economy, Trump Says That ‘You Have No Choice but to Vote for Me’

NYT > U.S. > Politics MANCHESTER, N.H. — President Trump doubled down on his economic argument for re-election on Thursday night amid increasing concerns about a recession, declaring that even Americans who hate him “have no choice” but to vote for him because otherwise the stock market will collapse. With markets already wobbling over fears […]

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Trump Thinks Corey Lewandowski Would Be a ‘Fantastic’ Senator From New Hampshire

NYT > U.S. > Politics President Trump on Thursday all but endorsed his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, for a potential Senate run from New Hampshire, saying he would be “hard to beat” if he ran and a “great senator” if he won. Mr. Trump first made the remarks in an interview with the New […]

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House Democrats Approve Subpoenas for Who’s Who of Mueller Witnesses

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved Representative Doug Collins of Georgia, the top Republican on the committee, protested what he called a “subpoena binge” that was designed to provoke political conflicts rather than find information. “Today’s subpoena binge is an effort to change the narrative,” Mr. Collins […]

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Jeffrey Epstein Was a ‘Terrific Guy,’ Donald Trump Once Said. Now He’s ‘Not a Fan.’

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — It was supposed to be an exclusive party at Mar-a-Lago, Donald J. Trump’s members-only club in Palm Beach, Fla. But other than the two dozen or so women flown in to provide the entertainment, the only guests were Mr. Trump and Jeffrey Epstein. The year was 1992 and […]

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A Portrait of the White House and Its Culture of Dishonesty

NYT > Politics WASHINGTON — As President Trump met with advisers in the Oval Office in May 2017 to discuss replacements for the F.B.I. director he had just fired, Attorney General Jeff Sessions slipped out of the room to take a call. When he came back, he gave Mr. Trump bad news: Robert S. Mueller […]

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