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(WBEN) - Sam Nunberg was a relative unknown before last night, but his apparent anger over Special Counsel Robert Mueller's request to have him appear before a grand jury has thrust him in to the spotlight. The former Trump campaign aide declared in various TV interviews that he won't cooperate...
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February 20, 2018 - 10:18 am
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team has charged an attorney with making false statements related to his 2012 work on behalf of the Ukraine Ministry of Justice — the latest set of charges in the ongoing probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. A court filing indicates London-based, Russian-...
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January 15, 2018 - 6:31 am
As the nation observes Martin Luther King Jr. day, President Trump's recent remarks where he allegedly compared certain countries to outdoor latrines is sparking debate over race relations and whether the President is racist. On ABC's This Week With George Stephanpoulous, Congressman John Lewis,...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - It's hard to believe that 2016 could be topped, but 2017 was just as wild a year in the political arena. On WBEN Thursday morning, Republican political strategist Carl Calabrese broke down the year, and gave us some of his 'winners' and 'losers' for the year 2017. "I put in my...
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(WBEN/AP) Paul Manafort --- the man who was head of the Trump campaign when then-candidate Donald Trump won the Republican nomination -- faces up to 80 years in prison on federal corruption and money laundering charges.. Two other Trump campaign officials , Manafort associate Rick Gates and foreign...
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October 30, 2017 - 2:39 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - On a tumultuous day in politics in Washington and for the Trump White House, the Erie County Democratic Party leadership is looking for some answers from local Republican politicians and strategists on how they plan to respond to the allegations against Paul Manafort and...
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October 17, 2017 - 4:34 pm
(WBEN) During his visit to Western New York Tuesday, Vice President Mike Pence made notice of the loss of Buffalo Police officer Craig Lehner in remarks at the beginning of a roundtable on tax reform hosted at a manufacturer that works primarily with first responders, and police and fire...
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October 08, 2017 - 3:29 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem.The former Indiana governor flew in so he could watch Peyton Manning's jersey retirement ceremony on Sunday. But Pence didn't stick around...
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September 28, 2017 - 10:52 am
(WBEN) Vice President Mike Pence will be the keynote speaker at fundraiser for Congressman Chris Collins on October 17, according to sources who have received an invitation to the event. Collins, the first member of Congress to endorse Donald Trump for the presidency, is up for re-election in 2018...
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September 04, 2017 - 7:58 am
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) -- After a summer of staff shake-ups and self-made crises, President Donald Trump is emerging politically damaged, personally agitated and continuing to buck at the confines of his office, according to some close allies. For weeks, the West Wing has been upended by a...
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