Chemical gas, Tomahawk missiles and a 180 turn in Trump’s position on Syria. Was there a WAG THE DOG scenario behind last week’s attack?

Chemical gas, Tomahawk missiles and a 180 turn in Trump’s position on Syria. Was there a WAG THE DOG scenario behind last week’s attack?

By Peter Lance April 10th, 2017 investigatingtrump.com The Huffington Post Few who have observed President Trump’s visceral reaction to news footage in his regular Twitter storms, could doubt that part of his motivation in sending 59 Tomahawk missiles into Syria Thursday night was his reaction to the footage of children, “beautiful babies” as he put it, […]

Iran-Contra Flashback: How The Oliver North Defense could impact the FBI’s investigation into Team Trump and The Kremlin

Iran-Contra Flashback: How The Oliver North Defense could impact the FBI’s investigation into Team Trump and The Kremlin

By Peter Lance April 1st, 2017. The Huffington Post. First published on investigating trump.com The Huffington Post 3:22 PM ET Regarding ex-National Security Advisor Michael Flynn’s recent request for immunity, there’s a lesson to be learned from a short-lived Mafia murder trial in Brooklyn nearly a decade ago. On March 30th, 2006 R. Lindley DeVecchio, a celebrated […]

Nunes was on WH grounds before surveillance reveal. How did a dairy farmer with no intel experience before arriving on the House Intelligence Committee get to be Chairman?

Nunes was on WH grounds before surveillance reveal. How did a dairy farmer with no intel experience before arriving on the House Intelligence Committee get to be Chairman?

By Peter Lance March 27th, 2017.  Investigatingtrump.com & The Huff Post  Editor’s note: See CNN story at right: It was one bizarre week for Rep. Devin Nunes, Chair of the only committee in the U.S. House investigating the possibility that Russia handed the 2016 election to Donald Trump Last Monday he gaveled open a hearing in […]

Web conspiracy troll sparks an international incident: How an unconfirmed rumor caused Trump to jeopardize the U.S.-U.K. spy alliance

Web conspiracy troll sparks an international incident: How an unconfirmed rumor caused Trump to jeopardize the U.S.-U.K. spy alliance

By Peter Lance March 20th. Huffington Post President Donald Trump’s self-inflicted Twitter wounds drew dangerous new blood this past week as he tripled down on his quartet of Tweets March 4th, falsely accusing Barack Obama of “wiretapping” Trump Tower. With or without quotation marks, the audacity of that charge, which was utterly rejected Sunday by […]

The Second Michael Flynn Scandal, The Greek Philosopher Zeno And Staying Frosty During The Chaos Presidency of Donald J. Trump

The Second Michael Flynn Scandal, The Greek Philosopher Zeno And Staying Frosty During The Chaos Presidency of Donald J. Trump

By Peter Lance March 11th, 2017. The Huffington Post.  The culpability of Donald Trump who hired de-frocked Lt. Gen Michael Flynn as our National Security Advisor, goes far beyond Sen. Howard Baker’s legendary Watergate question of “What did the president know and when did he know it?” After he was fired last month for lying about […]

Trump reverses pledge to mandate U.S. steel for Keystone Pipeline. A direct beneficiary is a Russian oligarch with close ties to Vladimir Putin

Trump reverses pledge to mandate U.S. steel for Keystone Pipeline. A direct beneficiary is a Russian oligarch with close ties to Vladimir Putin

By Peter Lance investigatingtrump.com & The Huffington Post. March 5th, 2017. After green lighting the continuation of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline in an executive order January 24th, President Trump declared as recently as last week that the pipeline had to use American made steel “or we’re not building one.” But on Friday, Trump spokeswoman Sarah […]

From Russia with a plan: After his press conference, why Donald Trump called the media, “The enemy of the American people.”

From Russia with a plan: After his press conference, why Donald Trump called the media, “The enemy of the American people.”

By Peter Lance. February 18th, 2017. The Huffington Post During his rambling, seventy-seven minute press conference Thursday the 45th President of the United States ricocheted between boasting (once again) about his November victory, by blatantly misstating his electoral vote ranking, to describing his month-old chaos presidency as a “finely tuned machine,” to assuring reporters in the […]

Another Gorsuch in Washington. Can The Sins of The Mother Tell Us Anything About The Son and How He’ll Perform If He’s Confirmed?

Another Gorsuch in Washington. Can The Sins of The Mother Tell Us Anything About The Son and How He’ll Perform If He’s Confirmed?

By Peter Lance February 2nd, 2017.  Huffington Post. It’s virtually impossible to watch an interview with Jeffrey Lord, one of CNN’s principal “Trump Whisperers,” when he doesn’t invoke the name of Ronald Reagan, in whose White House he reportedly worked as an Associate Political Director. In fact, each time CNN comes to him in a […]

Size matters: The President and his Press Secretary blast the media, claiming false reporting on inauguration crowd sizes. Spicer cites NYT pictures which actually prove that he’s wrong.

Size matters: The President and his Press Secretary blast the media, claiming false reporting on inauguration crowd sizes. Spicer cites NYT pictures which actually prove that he’s wrong.

By Peter Lance January 21st, 2017 The Huffington Post. In his first official press conference WH Press Secretary Sean Spicer claimed today that photos of the inauguration were “intentionally framed in a way… to minimize the enormous national support that had gathered (yesterday) on The National Mall.” Asserting that white “floor coverings” to protect the grass […]