Trump says ‘we’re trying to find out about a whistleblower’ amid impeachment inquiry – live

Trump’s comment the White House is trying to find out more about the whistleblower raises concerns of defying federal protections Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.03pm BST One of the whistleblower’s lawyers has sent a tweet defending the person’s anonymity despite Trump’s claim that the White House is trying to find about more about the official. The lawyer, Andrew Bakaj, warned that retaliating against…

October 29, 2019

Alarm over voter purges as 17m Americans removed from rolls in two years

Areas with discriminatory history purging at higher ratesPurges accelerated following 2013 supreme court decision US election jurisdictions with histories of egregious voter discrimination have been purging voter rolls at a rate 40% beyond the national average, according to a watchdog report released Thursday. Related: Activists say new Tennessee law aims to suppress African American votes Continue reading… Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using :…

August 3, 2019