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mueller probe, Politics, russia probe, Tom Barrack, Trump campaign

Every Trump campaign and administration official who has been indicted on federal criminal charges

Tom Barrack is the latest former top Trump campaign official to be hit with federal charges. The former inauguration chair is charged with lobbying violations, obstruction, and false statements. Barrack, the 8th former Trump official to face federal charges, will plead not guilty. See more stories on Insider's business page. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Trump aide says they paid actors to appear at his 2016 presidential campaign announcement

Corey Lewandowski previously denied that Trump paid actors to appear at his 2015 campaign announcement. Yet the first Trump 2016 campaign manager recently told Insider the opposite. Insider reported this moment as part of its definitive oral history of Trump's rise in the GOP. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Donald Trump, Elections, Midwest, Politics, Rudy Giuliani, Time zone change, Trump campaign, White House, Wisconsin

The Trump team was anxious about a’delay’ with the Wisconsin election results, but they had the time zones wrong: book

Trump waited earnestly for updated results from Wisconsin on election night, per a forthcoming book. White House attendees thought there was a "delay" in the election results from the Midwestern state. The campaign didn't account for the time zone difference, with Wisconsin being an hour behind eastern time. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. In the early hours of November 4, after one of the most tumultuous presidential elections in US history, then-President Donald Trump rattled off the states that were called in his favor, which included the key electoral prizes of Florida, Ohio, and Texas.He was optimistic ...
Donald Trump, election challenge, political books, Politics, Rudy Giuliani, Swing states, Trump campaign

Giuliani assembled the Trump campaign legal team in a room that overflowed with trash and had a’rotting smell,’ a new book says

Giuliani built Trump's campaign legal team in a room with refuse "that overflowed onto the floor," a new book says. Between Election Day and the day when Giuliani arrived, the space had reportedly not been cleaned. The Trump campaign endured continuous legal setbacks while seeking to challenge the 2020 election. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Shortly after the November general election, Rudy Giuliani turned his focus to assembling a national legal team for then-President Donald Trump's campaign.Giuliani, who was Trump's personal lawyer at the time, needed to bring together a national team in a day, with law...