The Prince of Jihad is dead. Will the Blind Sheikh’s passing create the first real national security crisis for Donald Trump?

The Prince of Jihad is dead. Will the Blind Sheikh’s passing create the first real national security crisis for Donald Trump?

By Peter Lance February 18th, 2017. The Huffington Post His New York cell planted a bomb on the B-2 level of The World Trade Center in 1993, killing six and injuring a thousand. He was convicted in 1995 as the centerpiece of the “Day of Terror” plot to blow up the bridges & tunnels into Manhattan, the U.N. and […]

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 […]

Adolf Hitler, Josef Goebbels and the erosion of truth as Donald Trump assumes the Oval Office

Adolf Hitler, Josef Goebbels and the erosion of truth as Donald Trump assumes the Oval Office

By Peter Lance January 15th, 2017. The Huffington Post It’s been a month since we launched investigatingtrump.com dedicated to curating the best reporting on the impending presidency of Donald J. Trump. Given, his choices for Cabinet and White House staff, his refusal to divest his holdings and release his tax returns so that his many […]

AC 360 faceoff: KellyAnne Conway in “non-denial denial” calls CNN report on Russia briefing documents “fake news” – falsely charging CNN had link to BuzzFeed report on its website

AC 360 faceoff: KellyAnne Conway in “non-denial denial” calls CNN report on Russia briefing documents “fake news” – falsely charging CNN had link to BuzzFeed report on its website

By Peter Lance January 11th, 2017. KellyAnne Conway faced off with Anderson Cooper Wednesday night in a heated exchange in which she reiterated President-elect Trump’s charge at his press conference earlier that CNN’s report Tuesday night on briefing documents shared by intelligence chiefs with Mr. Trump, President Obama and members of congress, amounted to “fake […]

Jared Kushner’s lawyer is ex-Clinton Deputy AG, author of the infamous “wall memo,” who facilitated deportation of bin Laden’s brother-in-law from the U.S.

Jared Kushner’s lawyer is ex-Clinton Deputy AG, author of the infamous “wall memo,” who facilitated deportation of bin Laden’s brother-in-law from the U.S.

By Peter Lance January 9th, 2017.  The Huffington Post When NBC News reported today that Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law, would soon be a “top advisor” to the President-elect, his principal spokesperson asserting that Mr. Kushner “is committed to complying with federal ethics laws” was none other than ex-9/11 Commissioner and Clinton administration Deputy A.G. […]

Trump channels the ghost of Richard M. Nixon

Trump channels the ghost of Richard M. Nixon

By Peter Lance. December 30th, 2016. HuffPost The man who’ll soon occupy the same Oval Office as the man who once insisted that, “if the President does it, that means it’s not illegal,” ended the year with a message on Twitter proving that he hasn’t changed in two years. Back then on New Year’s Eve of […]

A new website as a resource for enterprise journalists covering the Trump presidency – investigatingtrump.com

A new website as a resource for enterprise journalists covering the Trump presidency – investigatingtrump.com

By Peter Lance December 15th, 2016 The prospect of the impending Trump administration presents the media with challenges, unknown since the Nixon presidency. Apart from his questionable appointments like Gen. Michael Flynn Sr. as National Security Advisor; a man whose son was fired December 6th from the transition team after he’d pushed the fake news “Pizzagate” story […]