• CBS News Reporter Asks Psaki If White House Not Waiving Executive Privilege for Jan. 6 Witnesses Is Opening ‘a Pandora's Box'

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    CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O'Keefe asked White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday if the White House declining to assert executive privilege for witnesses subpoenaed before the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol could be “opening potentially a Pandora's box.”
    “Has there been any concern or conversation about what might happen one day when the shoe's on the other foot and the other party says there's an extraordinary circumstance and they want to hand over documents that were deemed privileged by the Biden...
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  • Fiona Hill on Her Time in the White House, Fielding Attacks From Fox Hosts, and Why ‘We're Done as a Democracy' If Trump is Re-Elected

    Fiona Hill on Her Time in the White House, Fielding Attacks From Fox Hosts, and Why ‘We're Done as a Democracy' If Trump is Re-Elected

    1 day ago - By Mediaite

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    Fiona Hill , a leading expert on Russia who has served as an adviser to three presidents, joined the administration of President Donald Trump in 2017, just a few months after she had protested his campaign at the Women's March.
    She had hoped that her expertise on Russia, as well as her experience serving as a national intelligence officer under Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama , would be of service in the wake of election interference by the Kremlin.
    “I was deeply concerned about what had happened,” Hill told me on this week's episode of The...
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  • Reporters Have a Field Day With White House Pool Correspondent's ‘Pooper' Typo

    Reporters Have a Field Day With White House Pool Correspondent's ‘Pooper' Typo

    1 day ago - By Mediaite

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    No matter how old we get, no matter how sophisticated we sound, we are all children when it comes to easy bathroom humor.
    Case in point, on Thursday Politico White House Correspondent Eugene Daniels was the White house pooler for a virtual town hall led by Vice President Kamala Harris .
    That's pooler , spelled with an “L.”
    But Daniels accidentally opened the report by saying, “I am your pooper for Vice President Harris's first event of the day.”
    Please take a moment to get the juvenile laughter out of your system.
    Good? Good.
    Daniels' colleagues, including...
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