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'I can't think of anything': Obama told Trump that he couldn't recall his biggest mistake, book says

The conversation occurred as Obama rode with the incoming president and Republican Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri from the White House to the Capitol.
John L. Dorman / Business Insider   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 23:49:27

GOP Senators Reportedly Refuse to Go Along With Trump's Plan to Depose McConnell

The former president has been making calls, but no one seems to be all that interested.
Daniel Politi / Moneybox   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 23:07:08

Not much happened at the "Justice for J6" rally. But the far right's focus is elsewhere.

Supporters of those charged in the January 6 attack on the US Capitol attend the "Justice for J6" rally in Washington, DC, on September 18, 2021. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images Far-right groups are pushing Trump-style election lies at the local level. On Saturday, a rally by supporters of former President ...
Ellen Ioanes / Vox   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 21:41:17

Ex-Joint Chiefs Chair Defends Milley's Efforts To Keep Trump From Dragging US Into War With China

Former Joint Chiefs of Staff chair Mike Mullen on Sunday defended the reported conversations Gen. Mark Milley had with his...
Summer Concepcion / TPM   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 21:00:14

Evangelicals are engaging in a political revival, and Trump is their mascot

Evangelicalism is not only about a cultural whiteness; it's also about a political whiteness.
Anthea Butler / MSNBC   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 20:54:00

Purging Anthony Gonzalez

The Congressman's retirement is a bad omen for Republicans.
WSJ   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 20:42:00

General Milley and the Proper Role of the Military

A story about the Joint Chiefs chairman near the end of Trump's presidency may not be as bad as it sounds. But there's still cause for concern.
Kori Schake / NY Times   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 20:29:56

GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger says 'Trump is winning' fight for direction of the party, urges colleagues to speak up

"If you think Trump leads our party, you own his comments or you must denounce them," Kinzinger said to his colleagues. "The time for hiding is over."
John L. Dorman / Business Insider   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 20:19:47

Trump is actively working to oust McConnell as Senate Republican leader: report

McConnell, a deft politician and prodigious fundraiser, has led the Senate GOP caucus since 2007, serving as majority leader from 2015 until 2021.
John L. Dorman / Business Insider   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 17:25:01

All parties talked of giving something for Dalits in Punjab; Congress trumped everyone

Through a series of twists and turns, the Congress high command finally spoke its mind on Punjab on Sunday. Ahead of assembly elections early next year, it picked a Dalit chief minister-Charanjit Singh Channi- a...
Lakshmi Iyer / Times of India   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 17:08:34

No 'Swagger': Kellyanne Conway Shredded Trump On 2020 Bid Missteps

Former White House senior counselor Kellyanne Conway reportedly gave former President Trump a blunt critique of his unsuccessful 2020 run....
Summer Concepcion / TPM   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 16:51:38

Patrick Byrne, the pro-Trump former Overstock CEO admits funneling cash to his ex-lover Maria Butina, the glamorous spy elected to Russia's parliament this week

Maria Butina, a spy jailed and deported by the US, has been elected to Russia's parliament. Insider spoke to Patrick Byrne about their relationship.
Alia Shoaib / Business Insider   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 16:32:57

J6 'Chaos' Total Bust For Media As Cops, Journalists And FBI Appear To Outnumber Protesters

J6 'Chaos' Total Bust For Media As Cops, Journalists And FBI Appear To Outnumber Protesters Saturday's "Justice for J6" rally appears to have been - in the words of Donald Trump, "a setup" - after police, journalists and FBI agents appear to have been the main attraction, while just a ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 16:20:00

'Very Bad For The GOP': Trump Floats Recruitment Effort To Oust McConnell

Former President Trump hasn't let go of his grievances against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell over supposed insufficient loyalty. Trump...
Summer Concepcion / TPM   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 15:34:11

Trump Looking for Challenger to Oust McConnell

Wall Street Journal: "Mr. Trump has spoken recently with senators and allies about trying to depose Mr. McConnell and whether any Republicans are interested in mounting a challenge, according to [...]
Taegan Goddard / Taegan Goddard   |   Sun, 19 Sep 2021 15:12:58