Tag: Lewandowski, Corey (1975- )

Corey Lewandowski Testifies Before Congress: Live Updates

Video Corey Lewandowski, President Trump’s former campaign manager, is set to answer questions from the House Judiciary Committee about possible obstruction of justice by the president.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New York Times Here’s what you need to know: President Trump enlisted Corey Lewandowski to get the special counsel off his back. Robert S. Mueller III then wrote […]

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Corey Lewandowski’s Testimony Before Congress: What to Expect

WASHINGTON — Democrats investigating whether to recommend that the House impeach President Trump will take turns on Tuesday publicly questioning one of his most outspoken supporters: Corey Lewandowski. Mr. Trump’s former campaign manager and continued confidant, Mr. Lewandowski was enlisted in an ultimately unsuccessful scheme by the president in the summer of 2017 to significantly […]

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Lewandowski Cleared for Limited Testimony in House Inquiry, as White House Blocks Others

WASHINGTON — The White House on Monday blocked two more former aides to President Trump from testifying in House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, but cleared a third witness, Corey Lewandowski, to appear publicly on Tuesday and answer limited questions about potential obstruction of justice by the president. The White House decisions amounted to mixed news for […]

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Democrats to Broaden Impeachment Inquiry Into Trump to Corruption Accusations

WASHINGTON — House Democrats return to Washington this week poised to significantly broaden their nascent impeachment inquiry into President Trump beyond the findings of the Russia investigation, but they will confront a fast-dwindling political clock. Undeterred by lackluster public support for impeachment, Democratic lawmakers and aides have sketched out a robust four-month itinerary of hearings […]

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Will Trumpism Take Deeper Root in New Hampshire?

WINDHAM, N.H. — As he called into Joe Piscopo’s radio show from a diner last week, and then trash-talked both political parties over a bacon-and-egg-white omelet, Corey Lewandowski demonstrated why he’d be a fitting Republican Senate nominee on the 2020 ticket with President Trump — and why that prospect appalls New Hampshire’s more traditional G.O.P. […]

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Three-Ring White House

President Trump has a well-earned reputation as congenitally dishonest and occasionally disconnected from reality. But let’s give him credit when he is dead-on in an assessment, no matter how puerile. Recent example: In his brewing feud with Anthony Scaramucci, the former White House communications director, Mr. Trump recently tweeted: “Nobody ever heard of this dope […]

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Citing Economy, Trump Says That ‘You Have No Choice but to Vote for Me’

MANCHESTER, N.H. — President Trump doubled down on his economic argument for re-election on Thursday night amid increasing concerns about a recession, declaring that even Americans who hate him “have no choice” but to vote for him because otherwise the stock market will collapse. With markets already wobbling over fears of a slowdown amid an […]

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Trump Thinks Corey Lewandowski Would Be a ‘Fantastic’ Senator From New Hampshire

President Trump on Thursday all but endorsed his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, for a potential Senate run from New Hampshire, saying he would be “hard to beat” if he ran and a “great senator” if he won. Mr. Trump made the remarks in an interview with the New Hampshire radio host Jack Heath, amid […]

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House Panel Subpoenas Corey Lewandowski and Trump Aide in Obstruction Case

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee issued two subpoenas on Thursday to compel the former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and a former White House aide to testify publicly about actions taken by President Trump that could constitute obstruction of justice. The summons set up another potentially high-stakes public hearing around the findings of the […]

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House Democrats Subpoena a Who’s Who of Mueller Witnesses

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved a dozen new subpoenas targeting a who’s who of witnesses cited in Robert S. Mueller III’s report as Democrats sought to elevate their showdown with President Trump over episodes of possible obstruction of justice documented by the special counsel. The panel also approved a separate group […]

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Jeffrey Epstein Was a ‘Terrific Guy,’ Donald Trump Once Said. Now He’s ‘Not a Fan.’

WASHINGTON — It was supposed to be an exclusive party at Mar-a-Lago, Donald J. Trump’s members-only club in Palm Beach, Fla. But other than the two dozen or so women flown in to provide the entertainment, the only guests were Mr. Trump and Jeffrey Epstein. The year was 1992 and the event was a “calendar […]

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4 Disturbing Details You May Have Missed in the Mueller Report

After two years of silence, Special Counsel Robert Mueller recently made his first public remarks — to complain, it seemed, that no one had read his report. “We chose those words carefully,” Mr. Mueller said, “and the work speaks for itself.” But at a dense 440-plus pages, if the report speaks for itself, it takes […]

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