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Trump fumes at damning anecdotes in deluge of post-presidency books, many of which he voluntarily interviewed for, report says

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Summary List Placement Former President Donald is experiencing buyer's remorse after books about his presidency - that he voluntarily interviewed for - have steadily revealed one bombshell allegation after another about the dysfunction of his administration, Politico reports.
Axios reported in late June that Trump had sat for 22 individual interviews for 17 separate book projects , inviting authors to come to his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida where he gave authors hours of material.
Authors who got multiple interviews include the Wall Street Journal's Michael Bender and author Michael Wolff...
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Leaked documents appear to confirm a Russian plot to support Trump in 2016, Guardian report says

Leaked documents appear to confirm a Russian plot to support Trump in 2016, Guardian report says

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Summary List Placement Documents purporting to record a top-level Kremlin meeting show that Russian President Vladimir Putin approved an operation to help Donald Trump win the presidency in 2016, The Guardian reported .
The documents are said to be from a Kremlin meeting on January 22, 2016, a time when Trump was defeating challengers and whipping up outrage on his path to be named Republican Party presidential candidate.
The Guardian said it took steps to verify the documents. Experts told the outlet they appeared genuine, and its contents appear to correlate with other verifiable...
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Leaked Kremlin documents support claim that Russia has 'compromising material' on Trump: report

Leaked Kremlin documents support claim that Russia has 'compromising material' on Trump: report

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Summary List Placement Documents from a top-level Kremlin meeting in 2016 apparently say that Russia had compromising information about then presidential candidate Donald Trump, The Guardian reported.
The documents are said to be from a Russian national security council meeting in January 22, 2016, attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin and top intelligence and military officials.
The Guardian said that it took steps to verify the documents, based on analysis by experts. It says they also include circumstantial details that could be verified.
The newspaper said that western...
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Jared Kushner said Trump put Pence in charge of the US coronavirus response because 'he didn't have anything else to do,' book says

Jared Kushner said Trump put Pence in charge of the US coronavirus response because 'he didn't have anything else to do,' book says

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Summary List Placement An upcoming book has shed light into former President Donald Trump's thinking when he tapped his vice president, Mike Pence, to lead the battle against the coronavirus last year.
"I Alone Can Fix It: Donald J. Trump's Catastrophic Final Year," is set to be released next week by Washington Post journalists Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker. The Daily Beast published a preview of the book before its release.
According to the Daily Beast, the book detailed an interaction between the president's son-in-law and advisor Jared Kushner, and Health and Human Services Secretary...
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Trump Kompromat Claimed: Report Says Kremlin Documents Show Putin Conspiring For Billionaire

Trump Kompromat Claimed: Report Says Kremlin Documents Show Putin Conspiring For Billionaire

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The Russian President reportedly met with his spy chiefs and senior ministers in early 2016 and agreed to back a “mentally unstable” Donald Trump's candidacy.
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Jared Kushner searched 'how do you caucus' when Trump fans approached him and Ivanka for help at the 2016 Iowa caucus, book says

Jared Kushner searched 'how do you caucus' when Trump fans approached him and Ivanka for help at the 2016 Iowa caucus, book says

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Summary List Placement Jared Kushner searched "how do you caucus" when supporters of Donald Trump asked him and Ivanka Trump for campaign advice at the 2016 Iowa caucus, according to a new book cited by the Daily Beast .
The anecdote is from "Frankly, We Did With This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost" by the Wall Street Journal reporter Michael Bender.
According to Bender, the supporters wanted help from the couple on how to caucus for Trump, and approached them as they arrived at a hotel in Cedar Rapids.
But Kushner and Trump "traded blank stares," Bender wrote, adding that...
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