Category: 7 Days in Politics

Monday (12/03) – Sunday (12/09)

Monday (12/03) In North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District, there is massive upheaval over alleged absentee ballot fraud https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/03/us/politics/north-carolina-election-fraud-.html In Afghanistan, a fourth soldier has been killed in a bombing https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/03/us/politics/american-soldier-killed-afghanistan.html President Trump has urged the maximum sentencing for Michael Cohen, his former lawyer https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/03/us/politics/trump-cohen-stone-sentence.html Tuesday … Continue reading Monday (12/03) – Sunday (12/09)

Monday (11/26) – Sunday (12/02)

Monday (11/26) Robert Mueller has said that Paul Manafort repeatedly lied to investigators in violation of his plea deal https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/26/us/politics/mueller-paul-manafort-cooperation.html Representative Seth Moulton is the leader of the Democrats not willing to let Nancy Pelosi lead the party https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/26/us/politics/pelosi-democrats-house-rules.html President Trump is trying to lower … Continue reading Monday (11/26) – Sunday (12/02)

Monday (11/19) – Sunday (11/25)

Monday (11/19) Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to store government files, sources say https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/19/us/politics/ivanka-trump-emails.html After rebuking President Trump, Admiral William McRaven, leader of the raid that killed Bin Laden, became the latest to receive the president’s ire https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/19/us/politics/mcraven-trump-pakistan.html CNN’s Jim Acosta had his … Continue reading Monday (11/19) – Sunday (11/25)

Monday (11/12) – Sunday (11/18)

Monday (11/12) A federal judge has refused to certify the Georgia gubernatorial race results https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/12/us/georgia-governor-election.html Jerome Corsi, an associate of Roger Stone, a key witness in the Robert Mueller investigation, says negotiations have broken down and predicts his own indictment https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/12/us/politics/jerome-corsi-predicts-indictment.html A bipartisan bill to … Continue reading Monday (11/12) – Sunday (11/18)

Monday (11/05) – Sunday (11/11)

Monday (11/05) A Florida healthcare company is under investigation for deceiving Americans with false advertising https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/05/us/politics/ftc-trumpcare-telemarketers-shut-down.html Just a day before the midterms, rogue accounts on Twitter are proving tough for the company to handle https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/05/technology/twitter-fake-news-midterm-elections.html In the wake of Virginia’s uranium mining ban, many justices … Continue reading Monday (11/05) – Sunday (11/11)

Monday (10/29) – Sunday (11/04)

Monday (10/29) President Trump is sending over 5,000 border troops to stop the caravan of migrants https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/29/us/politics/border-security-troops-trump.html Hillary Clinton said she would like to be President, but would wait until after the midterms to decide https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/29/us/politics/hillary-clinton-run-president.html President Trump is planning to visit the Pittsburgh synagogue … Continue reading Monday (10/29) – Sunday (11/04)

Monday (10/22) – Sunday (10/28)

Monday (10/22) Sandra Day O’Connor, the first female on the Supreme Court, has been diagnosed with dementia https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/23/us/politics/sandra-day-oconnor-dementia-alzheimers.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fpolitics The GOP has returned to safe tactics ahead of the midterms – fear https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/22/us/politics/republicans-race-divisions-elections-caravan.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fpolitics President Trump has claimed that the caravan containing Latin American migrants seeking asylum … Continue reading Monday (10/22) – Sunday (10/28)