Swalwell refuses to answer Trump ‘Russian asset’ question despite Mueller report

MSNBC host Ari Melber challenged Swalwell during his appearance. “Do you accept the findings in the Mueller report that do not support some of those claims?” Melber asked Swalwell. Trump has railed against Mueller’s report, even resorting to public profanity in dismissing it, but has also embraced it, claiming exoneration and painting any other attempt as partisan overreach. “You want to see the nonpartisan, definitive, conclusive taxpayer-funded lengthy unobstructed, unimpeded, un-interfered with investigation? You just saw it and it’s called the Mueller report,” senior counselor Kellyanne Conway said Wednesday. The Associated Press contributed to this report Trending in Politics Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Palu recovery in red tape months after Indonesian tragedy

President Joko Widodo, who is seeking a second term in elections this week, and his deputy promised that financial assistance to those whose homes were destroyed or whose loved ones were killed would be rapidly distributed. But not a cent has been paid out. “It’s like we’re forgotten,” said Ade Zahra, a mother of eight living in a tent city who says it’s a miracle her family survived when the quake turned their village to mud and engulfed their home. “We’ve received no more assistance in the past two months, not only the government, but also humanitarian groups and volunteers who used to provide a lot,” she said. The city’s struggle to recover highlights a broader problem of neglect often …