The Truth About the Trump Economy

by Robert Reich I keep hearing that although Trump is a scoundrel or worse, at least he’s presiding over a great economy. As White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow recently put it, “The single biggest… Read More

Legal team still confident that Manafort will not implicate Trump, Giuliani says

President Trump’s lead lawyer said Monday that attorneys for his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort have reiterated that the president has nothing to fear from Manafort’s cooperation with federal investigators. Trump attorney Rudolph W. Giuliani… Read More

Trump-proof aspects of Manafort deal rankle lawyers

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s Friday plea agreement with Paul Manafort took unusual and possibly unprecedented steps to undercut President Donald Trump’s ability to pardon his former campaign chairman. The plea deal Mueller struck with the… Read More

3 Key Takeaways from Paul Manafort’s Plea Deal With Mueller

Paul Manafort’s plea agreement is a monstrously one-sided deal in favor of the government. That’s what experts who talked to Roll Call unanimously concluded after taking a few hours to digest the former Trump campaign chairman’s… Read More