Trump: “A Lot Of People Should Be Ashamed Of Themselves And Much Worse Than That”

Here’s a link to a PDF of the entire document (4 pages plus a 2 page preamble from the White House Counsel). It’s pretty close to what we’d been led to believe: accusing the F.B.I. and Justice Department of using the so-called “Steele dossier” to get warrants to surveil Trump campaign associate Carter Page, without disclosing Hillary Clinton had partly paid for it. The F.B.I. however warns the memo omits facts “that fundamentally impact the memo’s accuracy”.

Trump made some quick comments today in the Oval Office. You can watch by clicking on the photo:


If you recognize the person sitting with the President, he’s Ji Seong-ho, the North Korean defector Trump featured in his State of the Union address.

As we previously reported Trump early this morning issued some incendiary Tweets, including one quoting a notorious conspiracy theorist with close ties to Steve Bannon.

We’ll try to update you on any major fallout that may occur over the weekend. And we’ll see you Monday no matter what.