Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

Morning News Brief: Trump's Request To Comey And Sharing Intelligence With Russia

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

President Trump asked James Comey to stop investigating Michael Flynn, according to a memo Comey wrote. And Israeli columnist Chemi Shalev discusses Trump sharing intelligence with Russians.

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Trump Says He Has 'Absolute Right' To Share Intelligence With Russia

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The president is accused of leaking "highly classified" information in a meeting at the White House with Russian officials. Trump has said he gave them information and has defended doing so.

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The Shadowy History Of Secret White House Tapes

Saturday, May 13, 2017

American presidents began surreptitious recordings in the White House in 1940 under Roosevelt, unbeknownst to Congress or the public. After Nixon, they were believed to stop, but did they?

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Trump On Firing Comey: 'It Was Set Up A While Ago'

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The president told NBC that he would have fired James Comey as FBI director, even if he hadn't gotten a recommendation and said he was told three times by Comey that he wasn't under FBI investigation.

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Suspicious Timing And Convenient Reasoning For Trump's Firing Of Comey

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

President Trump summarily fired the FBI director, giving little reasoning except for a memo from a Justice Department official who criticized James Comey's handling of the Clinton email probe.

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Rep. Stewart On Comey Firing: 'It Was Probably Appropriate To Make A Change'

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The president fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Domenico Montanaro and GOP Rep. Chris Stewart, member of the House Intelligence Committee, about the decision.

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Morning News Brief: Why Trump Fired Comey, And What's Next For The FBI

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

President Trump has fired James Comey as the FBI director. We look at where this story started and what this means for the future of the FBI investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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The Political Implications Of Comey's Firing

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The president fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday. Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Domenico Montanaro and GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold for look at what preceded the decision and how Congress is reacting.

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One Hearing, Two Different Realities — And The Data Prove It

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Democrats focused on Russia and the White House's conduct when confronted with information that Michael Flynn lied to the vice president. Republicans wanted to know how it got out.

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News Brief: Sally Yates Testimony, South Korea Election, 'Front Line' Probe

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Senate panel told ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn was compromised by the Russians. South Koreans elect a president. Probe shows why some families aren't getting government-funded housing.

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Obama Warned Trump About Michael Flynn During Oval Office Meeting

Monday, May 08, 2017

Ex-Obama officials say their former boss raised red flags about the man who became Trump's national security adviser in a November Oval Office meeting. Trump ignored them; Flynn resigned in February.

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Say It Ain't So: 129 People Have Already Filed To Run For President In 2020

Saturday, May 06, 2017

Already 129 people have filed to run for president in 2020. Among them: Donald Trump. Prominent people are considering it, but these elections receive outsize attention compared to office's power.

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GOP Passes Its Health Care Bill At Long Last, But Still A Long Way To Go

Thursday, May 04, 2017

The House voted Thursday to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. But this bill will likely never become law, at least not in its current form, and the road ahead is bumpy and full of potholes.

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Republican House Leaders Will Try Again To Replace Obamacare

Thursday, May 04, 2017

They backed out before, but GOP leaders say lawmakers in the House will vote on Thursday to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. They're confident they have enough votes to pass the bill.

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Morning News Brief: GOP Health Care Plan, Trump Eases Religious Group Restrictions

Thursday, May 04, 2017

After weeks of wrangling, the GOP will send a health care bill to a vote Thursday. Also, President Trump is expected to sign an executive order relaxing political restrictions on religious groups.

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For The Deal-Making Trump, Compromise Seems To Be A Dirty Word

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Ironically, President Trump seems irritated with the need to make deals. He is eager to make threats and change rules, but the American system was set up to curb a president's power.

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Lawmakers To Vote On Spending Bill To Avoid A Government Shutdown

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Since Republicans need Democrats to vote for the measure, they had to compromise. While the spending bill is expected to pass, Republicans don't have the votes yet to pass a new health care bill.

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Morning News Brief: Comey Testifies, Spinning The Budget Deal, Hospital Attacks

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

FBI Director James Comey goes before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Also, both parties declare victory over a spending bill. And a new report says hospitals in war zones are increasingly targeted.

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6 Strongmen Trump Has Praised — And The Conflicts It Presents

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

From Egypt to the Philippines, the president's praise of despotic and brutal leaders is raising eyebrows. He also has potential business conflicts in or related to all of the countries.

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News Brief: Replacing Obamacare, Trump-Putin Call, South Korean Politics

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

GOP pressured to pass bill to repeal and replace Obamacare. Trump to talk to Putin by phone. South Korea's first female president is on trial for corruption, a week before an election to replace her.

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