I can declassify anything just by thinking about it

Presidents do have the authority to declassify information, but this typically follows a process to ensure there are no associated security risks. Former officials in the Trump administration have scoffed at the notion that the Republican leader could have issued a blanket order. Bill Barr, Mr Trump’s former attorney general, has previously said the suggestion … Read more

Michael Cohen calls on FBI to ‘immediately search’ Donald Trump’s other properties

“In this specific matter, he will blame Mark Meadows, as well as anyone who assisted in removing the documents from the White House.” But he added: “I don’t believe he was intending on running [for the White House in 2024] despite this latest debacle. “I believe he and his team know that statistically he cannot … Read more