In his closing argument, prosecutor Greg Andres said Paul Manafort reported on his tax returns that he did not have foreign bank accounts, when in fact he kept millions of dollars in them and funneled much of the money to the United States to buy luxury clothes, cars and property.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders wrongly said that President Trump has created three times as many jobs for black workers as the Obama administration did. The White House Council of Economic Advisers took responsibility for the error.
Robert Blau, a retired Foreign Service officer and speechwriter for Trump’s presidential campaign, stirred controversy with openly partisan statements to co-workers at the Millennium Challenge Corporation.
Lawmakers in 16 states have considered more than 50 bills to minimize the role of state courts or make it harder for judges to do their jobs, according to an analysis by the nonpartisan Brennan Center for Justice.