Trump Orders Flags Back To Half-Staff After Veterans Groups Express Fury At “Blatant Disrespect”
After veterans groups accused Donald Trump of “telling every veteran ... that he doesn’t give a damn about anyone’s service,” Trump issued a proclamation calling for flags to remain at half-staff through McCain’s funeral.
Guns, God, And Trump: How An Accused Russian Agent Wooed US Conservatives
It’s hard to tell how much of the story 29-year-old Maria Butina told Americans about herself for years is real. But it's clear that her persona — a scrappy girl from Siberia fighting for Russian gun rights — was carefully calibrated to appeal to US conservatives.