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Trump a promulgat noile sancțiuni împotriva Rusiei

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Președintele Donald Trump a promulgat astăzi proiectul de lege privind noile sancțiuni împotriva Rusiei, transmite Reuters.

Șeful Casei Albe avea și drept de veto, dar republicanii și democrații au asigurat în Congres o majoritate suficientă pentru adoptarea legii și în aceste condiții.

How Deranged Are Trump Supporters? New Poll Shows That It's Worse Than You Ever Imagined

In the Era of Trump, Americans have been been subjected to wild diversions from reality. Donald Trump and company have unleashed baseless accusations of "fake news," and the ceaseless dissemination of "alternative facts." They have violated constitutional protections of free speech and abused the media in an unprecedented manner. Trump called the media "the enemy of the American people." And his White House Press Office has discontinued on-camera briefings.

Clarifying the ‘Goldwater Rule’ for psychotherapists in the age of Trump

Barry Goldwater, Donald Trump. (Yahoo News photo illustration. Photos: Art Rickerby/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images, Evan Vucci/AP, Alex Brandon/AP)
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Two major psychology organizations were forced to clarify their ethical guidelines regarding the “Goldwater Rule” against commenting on the mental health of someone they have not evaluated — including presidents.

‘I Did Not Collude,’ Kushner Says After Meeting Senate Investigators

The president’s adviser and son-in-law gave a brief statement following a meeting with congressional investigators looking into Russian influence in the 2016 election. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Photo by Tom Brenner/The New York Times. Watch in Times Video »

White House Signals Acceptance of Russia Sanctions Bill

President Trump at Joint Base Andrews on Saturday. Credit Hilary Swift for The New York Times
WASHINGTON — The White House indicated on Sunday that President Trump would accept new legislation curtailing his authority to lift sanctions on Russia on his own, a striking turnaround after a broad revolt by lawmakers of both parties who distrusted his friendly approach to Moscow and sought to tie his hands.

John McCain: Trump is 'playing right into the hands' of Putin by ending Syrian rebel program

Though controversial, U.S. support for rebels had bipartisan support. (AP Photo/Amel Emric)

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on Thursday criticized President Trump for "playing right into the hands" of Russian President Vladimir Putin following a report that the president ended a covert program aiding Syrian rebel groups.

Trump’s plan to let Obamacare fail won’t work—unless he decides to actively sabotage it

After the latest GOP Obamacare repeal bill went down in flames this week, US president Donald Trump latched onto a new scheme: Just let Obamacare collapse. “I’m not going to own it,” he said of Republicans’ efforts to repeal and replace the health-care law. “We’ll let Obamacare fail, and then the Democrats are going to come to us.”
If that’s his plan, he’ll be waiting a long time. Obamacare isn’t failing at all. The law will only run into serious trouble if Trump sabotages it.

A Russian Developer Helps Out the Kremlin on Occasion. Was He a Conduit to Trump?

Aras Agalarov at the opening of a new concert hall in Moscow that was developed by his company, the Crocus Group. Credit Vitaliy Belousov/Sputnik, via Associated Press
MOSCOW — Russian Island, near the port city of Vladivostok in the far east, was a decaying former military base and home to a scattering of cattle when President Vladimir V. Putin suddenly envisioned it as a $1.2 billion campus where he could welcome heads of state for an Asia-Pacific conference.

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