MARKETS KEEP GIVING TRUMP A VOTE OF NO CONFIDENCE | MANAFORT-LINKED OLIGARCH’S SEX PARTY WITH KREMLIN AIDE REVEALED BY NAVALNY | FBI SURVEILLANCE OF PAGE GOT HIM ON THE PHONE WITH BANNON | DOZENS AT WH WITHOUT SECURITY CLEARANCES | AGAINST DARKNESS AT NUNES

-----BREAKING-----   MARKET DROPS ANOTHER 1,000 POINTS The Washington Post report, “The Dow Jones industrial average nose-dived more than 1,000 points Thursday, registering another eye-popping loss for the closely followed stock market barometer, as fears of rising interest rates rattled traders on Wall Street. The Dow’s 4.1 percent fall means it is now in ‘correction’ … Continue reading MARKETS KEEP GIVING TRUMP A VOTE OF NO CONFIDENCE | MANAFORT-LINKED OLIGARCH’S SEX PARTY WITH KREMLIN AIDE REVEALED BY NAVALNY | FBI SURVEILLANCE OF PAGE GOT HIM ON THE PHONE WITH BANNON | DOZENS AT WH WITHOUT SECURITY CLEARANCES | AGAINST DARKNESS AT NUNES

RUSSIAN NATIONALS PRAYER BREAKFAST | PLANNING FOR TRUMP TO USE MILITARY AS A PROP UNDERWAY | RUSSIANS “PENETRATED” VOTING MACHINES BUT WERE UNCHANGED BY THE EXPERIENCE? | FEC SOON PARALYZED | T REX CONCEDES ATTACKS ON ELECTIONS ONGOING WHILE DOING NOTHING ABOUT IT

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   TRUMP TO MINGLE WITH MANY RUSSIANS AT NATIONAL PRAYER BREAKFAST CNN reports, “President Donald Trump will attend the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday, a prime networking opportunity for Beltway insiders. But this year's event is also an opportunity for dozens of Russians. As many as 60 representatives from Russia's religious and political … Continue reading RUSSIAN NATIONALS PRAYER BREAKFAST | PLANNING FOR TRUMP TO USE MILITARY AS A PROP UNDERWAY | RUSSIANS “PENETRATED” VOTING MACHINES BUT WERE UNCHANGED BY THE EXPERIENCE? | FEC SOON PARALYZED | T REX CONCEDES ATTACKS ON ELECTIONS ONGOING WHILE DOING NOTHING ABOUT IT

IS THERE A PLEA DEAL IN THE WORKS FOR MANAFORT’S PARTNER? | TRUMP SEES MILITARY AS HIS PERSONAL PROP | WHITES ONLY HAUS SUDDENLY DEFERENTIAL TO THE FBI, DOJ? | PRIVATE RUSSIAN SESSIONS WANTS “FRESH START” AT FBI | BANNON + THE INVESTIGATIONS | WHERE IS MY PAGE?

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   IF GATES PLEA DEAL IN THE WORKS, MANAFORT + TRUMP ARE SCREWED The Washington Post reports, “Lawyers for former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort’s co-defendant, Rick Gates, are asking a federal judge to leave the case in a motion set to be heard in a sealed hearing in Washington on Wednesday.” This could … Continue reading IS THERE A PLEA DEAL IN THE WORKS FOR MANAFORT’S PARTNER? | TRUMP SEES MILITARY AS HIS PERSONAL PROP | WHITES ONLY HAUS SUDDENLY DEFERENTIAL TO THE FBI, DOJ? | PRIVATE RUSSIAN SESSIONS WANTS “FRESH START” AT FBI | BANNON + THE INVESTIGATIONS | WHERE IS MY PAGE?

WILL THE WHITE NATIONALIST WHITES ONLY HAUS FORMER CHIEF STRATEGIST SHOW FOR HIS HOUSE INTEL MEETING? | STOCKS TUMBLE AS LAW + ORDER BREAKS DOWN | TRUMP’S LAWYERS DON’T WANT HIM TO TALK (LIE) TO MUELLER | TRUMP THINKS IT’S TREASON NOT TO CLAP FOR HIM

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   WHITE NATIONALIST BANNON BEFORE HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE? POLITICO reports, “Steve Bannon’s return to the House Intelligence Committee under subpoena is expected on Tuesday”. POLITICO adds, “His previous visit to the committee lasted more than 10 hours, and senior lawmakers in both parties said afterward that Bannon, the former executive chairman of the far-right … Continue reading WILL THE WHITE NATIONALIST WHITES ONLY HAUS FORMER CHIEF STRATEGIST SHOW FOR HIS HOUSE INTEL MEETING? | STOCKS TUMBLE AS LAW + ORDER BREAKS DOWN | TRUMP’S LAWYERS DON’T WANT HIM TO TALK (LIE) TO MUELLER | TRUMP THINKS IT’S TREASON NOT TO CLAP FOR HIM

DARKNESS AT NUNES MEMO MADNESS | CONFIRMED! CIA DIRECTOR IS A TRAITOR | COMEY’S MEMOS WILL NOT BE RELEASED | KT MCFARLAND WITHDRAWS BECAUSE SHE IS A TREASONOUS LIAR | JUDGE RULES AGAINST PREVEZON MONEY LAUNDERING FRONT | RUSSIAN HACKER ARRIVES IN US

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   REBUTTAL TO DARKNESS AT NUNES MEMO VOTE PLANNED CBS News reports, “Exactly one week after Republican members of the House Intelligence Committee voted along party lines for the public release of their own contentious memo on alleged surveillance abuses, Democrats on the Committee will be angling to have a 10-page rebuttal memo made … Continue reading DARKNESS AT NUNES MEMO MADNESS | CONFIRMED! CIA DIRECTOR IS A TRAITOR | COMEY’S MEMOS WILL NOT BE RELEASED | KT MCFARLAND WITHDRAWS BECAUSE SHE IS A TREASONOUS LIAR | JUDGE RULES AGAINST PREVEZON MONEY LAUNDERING FRONT | RUSSIAN HACKER ARRIVES IN US

THE CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS: TRUMP BEGINS DAY ATTACKING FBI, DOJ | TRUMP WANTS DARKNESS AT NUNES MEMO RELEASED TODAY | FBI DIRECTOR WRAY COULD QUIT | FORMER CIA DIRECTOR SPEAKS OUT AGAINST RELEASE | AMERICAN DEMOCRACY IN DANGER | UDAY SAYS MCCABE FIRED

-----ON THE AGENDA----   TRUMP BEGINS DAY BY ATTACKING INSTRUMENTS OF JUSTICE CNN reports, “President Donald Trump positioned himself squarely against the leadership of the FBI and Department of Justice on Friday ahead of the possible release of a highly controversial Republican memo alleging the FBI abused its surveillance tools, claiming the government agencies ‘politicized … Continue reading THE CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS: TRUMP BEGINS DAY ATTACKING FBI, DOJ | TRUMP WANTS DARKNESS AT NUNES MEMO RELEASED TODAY | FBI DIRECTOR WRAY COULD QUIT | FORMER CIA DIRECTOR SPEAKS OUT AGAINST RELEASE | AMERICAN DEMOCRACY IN DANGER | UDAY SAYS MCCABE FIRED

MUELLER TIME: EVEN THE LAWYER’S SPOKESMAN GETS AN INTERVIEW | HOPE HICKS WILL SINK THE WHOLE SHIP | FLYNN + SESSIONS DOCS GIVEN OVER BY DOJ | TRUMP KNOWS HE NEEDS A REICHSTAG FIRE | TWO RUSSIAN SPY CHIEFS MET WITH POMPEO | DEPUTY AG ROSENSTEIN ALREADY GOT LOYALTY TEST

-----BREAKING-----   MUELLER TIME: TRUMP’S LAWYER’S SPOKESMAN GETS AN INTERVIEW CNBC reports, “Special Counsel Robert Mueller is seeking to interview the former spokesman of President Donald Trump’s legal team as part of an investigation into potential collusion between Russia and Trump's campaign”. CNBC adds, “Mark Corallo had represented Trump's outside lawyers amid the federal and congressional Russia inquiries … Continue reading MUELLER TIME: EVEN THE LAWYER’S SPOKESMAN GETS AN INTERVIEW | HOPE HICKS WILL SINK THE WHOLE SHIP | FLYNN + SESSIONS DOCS GIVEN OVER BY DOJ | TRUMP KNOWS HE NEEDS A REICHSTAG FIRE | TWO RUSSIAN SPY CHIEFS MET WITH POMPEO | DEPUTY AG ROSENSTEIN ALREADY GOT LOYALTY TEST