• Trump shrugged and said 'that's Rudy' when warned Giuliani was being targeted by Russian agents with disinformation, report says

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rudy Giuliani with Donald Trump, then the President-elect, in Bedminster New Jersey, in November 2016.
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    President Donald Trump was warned by national security officials last year that Rudy Giuliani, was being used by Russia to spread disinformation, The Washington Post reported.
    "That's Rudy!" Trump replied, shrugging off their concerns, according to the paper.
    A controversial New York Post report has renewed concerns that Trump and his allies may use Russian disinformation to damage Joe Biden's presidential candidacy.
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  • The White House planted 2 political operatives in the CDC to keep tabs on director Robert Redfield and his scientists, report says

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    CDC Director Robert Redfield speaks, with President Donald Trump in the background, during a White House coronavirus task force briefing on April 22, 2020.
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    The White House positioned two political operatives at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in June, the Associated Press reported.
    The first, Nina Witkofsky was appointed as senior advisor to CDC Director Robert Redfield and promoted to acting chief of staff within weeks. The second, Chester Moeller, is her deputy.
    A White House official told the AP the pair were placed there to control the...
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