Justice Department set to propose roll back of legal protections that online platforms have enjoyed for more than two decades

Map. History of District Columbia conflict

11 August 2020
Bolton says Trump called for "scumbag" journalists to be "executed"
Bolton writes that Trump said invading Venezuela would be "cool" and that it was "really part of the US"
The U.S have extended sanctions on North Korea for 1 year
According to Bolton, "Xi said he wanted to work with Trump for six more years, and Trump replied that people were saying that the two-term constitutional limit on presidents should be repealed for him."
Trump asked China's Xi to help him win reelection, according to explosive new Bolton book
President Trump, on human rights in Hong Kong (per Bolton book excerpt in @WSJ)
Bolton's revelations: Trump tried to halt criminal investigations to help "dictators he liked"; Trump did not seem to know that Britain is a nuclear power & asked if Finland is part of Russia; Pompeo indicated he thought Trump was "so full of shit"
The State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to Ukraine of up to sixteen armed Mark VI Patrol Boats for an estimated cost of $600 million. Several of these patrol boats were also part of the Pentagon's recently announced $250M security assistance to Ukraine
Тhere are negotiations reportedly   ongoing between Moscow and Washington over a prisoner swap, according to @interfax_news:  Paul Whelan for Viktor Bout and Konstantin Yaroshenko1 month ago
Тhere are negotiations reportedly ongoing between Moscow and Washington over a prisoner swap, according to @interfax_news: Paul Whelan for Viktor Bout and Konstantin Yaroshenko
According to @smarkets, @JoeBiden has opened up his largest-ever lead in its betting market on the Election2020 winner, moving 12% in front of @realDonaldTrump
Justice Department set to propose roll back of legal protections that online platforms have enjoyed for more than two decades
SHOOTING: 3000 Block of 30th St. S.E. Approx. 27 Y/M with a graze wound to the Right Side of the Head. Enroute to a local hospital
Robbery investigation in the 600 block of 19 street NE. NO lookouts at this time
Simon & Schuster says in a statement the DOJ lawsuit against @AmbJohnBolton "is nothing more than the latest in a long running series of efforts by the Administration to quash publication of a book it deems unflattering to the President."
From @EsperDoD — Today Elaine McCusker submitted her resignation as dOD Comptroller effective Friday June 26- he praised her tireless work to ensure that Pentagon's budget and audit processes gave "value to the taxpayer while meeting the enormous security needs of our nation"
Text of the executive order signed by @POTUS has been released. It does contain one sentence referencing what has been the core issue of the nationwide protests
Pres says his Executive Order will call for a ban on police use of "choke holds," except in cases where an officer's life is in jeopardy. Also calls for use of more non-lethal weapons by police, and an end to policemen with questionable records moving from one dept to another
Pres begins Exec Order event, speaking of his just-ended meeting with families who lost loved ones "in deadly interactions with police." Says he gave them a commitment to strongly pursue police reform
"They have to get our gratitude and we have to give them great respect for what they do," says @POTUS of police
John W. Elias and Aaron S.J. Zelinsky "are prepared to describe the unprecedented politicization of the Department under President Trump and Attorney General William Barr."
VP Pence says Pres Trump's Executive Order will assure American people "we're listening." On @FoxNews, he says EO will show Pres supports law enforcement, opposes calls to defund police while funding new resources for training on standards for the use of force
1 month ago
[email protected]: Wow. May retail sales show biggest one-month increase of ALL TIME, up 17.7%. Far bigger than projected. Looks like a BIG DAY FOR THE STOCK MARKET, AND JOBS
A well-placed VOA employee said there are internal discussions about a sizable shakeup coming to the agency that may include former White House official and conservative radio host Sebastian Gorka taking on a leadership position.
Alert: Robbery Force in the 3900blk of 1st Street, SE. Lookout for (6) B/F's and (2) B/M's. (1) Suspect wearing all purple clothing.
1 month ago
[email protected]: "Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus: CBO"
1 month ago
[email protected]: "We have greater confidence in our call for a V-shaped recovery, given recent upside surprises in growth data and policy action." Chetan Ahya, Chief Economist at Morgan Stanley
"If we stop testing right now, we'd have very few cases, if any." — President Trump today about pandemic, as reported by White House press pool
Pres Trump says he read the SCOTUS decision on LGBTQ rights. Calls it a "very powerful decision, actually." "They ruled and we live with the decision," he said
T-Mobile, Metro by T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T and Sprint customers report outages nationwide
Asked why he wants to withdraw US troops from Germany, @POTUS tells reporters that the European country is "delinquent in their payments" to @NATO. "Why should we be doing what we're doing if they don't pay"
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