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Trump holds VP auditions | Crooked media

Trump holds VP auditions |  Crooked media

Ceasefire negotiations hit a major sticking point as Israel prepares to invade Rafah despite Joe Biden’s objections. Judge Merchan once again holds Donald Trump in contempt and warns that jail time may be necessary to enforce the rules. Trump holds a retreat at Mar-a-Lago, where he compares the Biden administration to the Nazis and holds another public audition for running mate. Known puppy killer Kristi Noem gets a mention, as does Senator Mike Lee’s hair. Then Shaniqua McClendon of Vote Save America joins us to discuss the big launch of Organize or Else – the easiest and most effective way to get involved in this election.

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SHOW NOTES:

TRUMP TRIALS

  • NBC: Tears in the stands and Trump’s hands in everything: Here’s what you missed on day 11 of Trump’s hush money trial
  • NYT: Hope Hicks reluctantly confronts the man she “completely understands” in court
  • NYT: Judge cites Trump for contempt and says he is attacking the rule of law
  • ABC: Jury sees paper trail detailing Cohen’s repayment plan
  • NYT: Trial witness says some hush money came from Trump’s personal bank account

WITHDRAWAL DONORS

  • CNN: Trump trades the courtroom for an RNC retreat in Florida
  • NYT: During Donor Retreat, Trump Calls the Biden Administration the ‘Gestapo’
  • ABC: 6 months later, a close presidential race with battle between issues and attributes: POLL

ISRAEL/GAZA

  • NYT: LIVE – Middle East crisis Israeli army warns more than 100,000 people in Rafah to evacuate
  • NYT: Netanyahu affirms Israel’s right to fight its enemies in defiant speeches
  • APNEWS: The Israeli army tells Palestinians to evacuate parts of Rafah in Gaza before an expected attack
  • THE HILL: Biden speaks to Netanyahu as Israel moves closer to Rafah invasion
  • NYT: Ceasefire talks between Israel and Hamas are again at an impasse
  • NBCNEWS: CIA director allowed to travel to Israel for more negotiations on ceasefire and hostage takings