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A statement from a North Korean spokesman also noted that discussions were not productive.  "'The U.S. side came up only with its unilateral and gangster-like demand for denuclearization,' the statement said.  'The issues the U.S. side insisted on during the talks were the same cancerous ones that the past U.S. administrations had insisted on,' it added.  Though North Korea still has faith in Trump, the statement said, it warned that the U.S. approach had brought the two countries to a 'dangerous' stage that could 'rattle our willingness for denuclearization.'” The spokesman also noted "the attitude and stance the United States showed in the first high-level meeting (between the countries) was no doubt regrettable." 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In response, "The E.U. said it would impose import taxes on politically sensitive items like bourbon from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s home state of Kentucky. Mexico said it would levy tariffs on American farm products, while Canada zeroed in on the same metals that Trump had targeted." Steel and aluminum tariffs were introduced for many other countries on March 8, 2018. 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[caption id="attachment_1524" align="aligncenter" width="595"] Source: fivethirtyeight.com (see below citations)[/caption]      
Healey, Carrie. "Trump Just Got His First Approval Rating as President - and It's Not Good." AOL.com. N.p., 24 Jan. 2017. Web. 26 Jan. 2017.
Enten, Harry. "Three Days Into Trump’s Presidency, 45 Percent Of Americans Disapprove Of His Performance." FiveThirtyEight. FiveThirtyEight, 23 Jan. 2017. Web. 12 Feb. 2017.
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Arnsdorf, Isaac, and Kenneth P. Vogel. "Trump Received $1.6 Million from Secret Service."POLITICO. N.p., 22 Sept. 2016. Web. 16 June 2017.
Yglesias, Matthew. "Trump Can Now Loot Millions of Dollars from the Secret Service with No Disclosure." Vox. Vox, 16 Nov. 2016. Web. 3 Jan. 2017.
[post_title] => The Trump Campaign "Billed The Federal Government $1.6 Million For Secret Service To Fly On His Private Plane." [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-billing-federal-government-airfare [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-17 02:45:07 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-17 02:45:07 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=916 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1964 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-06-10 11:36:32 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-06-10 11:36:32 [post_content] => Reality Leigh Winner, a 25 year old NSA contractor, "allegedly printed out a top-secret document last month and mailed it to an online news outlet, which was not named in court documents". "When agents showed up at her home, Winner admitted taking the report to her home and mailing it to the news organization, FBI Agent Justin Garrick wrote in the affidavit. She was charged with one count of violating the Espionage Act". She faces fines and up to 10 years in prison.      
Domonoske, Camila, and Greg Myre. "What We Know About Reality Winner, Government Contractor Accused Of NSA Leak." NPR. NPR, 06 June 2017. Web. 10 June 2017.
Tanfani, Joseph. "In First Leak Case of Trump Administration, 25-year-old Georgia Woman Is Arrested by FBI." Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times, 5 June 2017. Web. 10 June 2017.
[post_title] => 25 Year Old NSA Contractor Arrested On Charges Of Leaking Classified Information To News Agency [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => 25-year-old-nsa-contractor-arrested-charges-leaking-classified-information-news-agency [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-07-30 20:49:06 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-07-30 20:49:06 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=1964 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [5] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2745 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2019-02-03 16:05:21 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-03 16:05:21 [post_content] => Roger Stone, an adviser to Trump during his Presidential campaign, was indicted and arrested by the FBI for charges related to the FBI investigation into Trump campaign collusion with Russia during the 2016 Presidential election.  Stone "was charged with seven criminal counts including obstruction of an official proceeding, witness tampering and making false statements." "'After the July 22, 2016 release of stolen DNC emails by [wikileaks], a senior Trump Campaign official was directed to contact Stone about any additional releases and what other damaging information [wikileaks] had regarding the Clinton Campaign,' the indictment says." "The indictment also says: 'During the summer of 2016, STONE spoke to senior Trump Campaign officials about [wikileaks] and information it might have had that would be damaging to the Clinton Campaign. STONE was contacted by senior Trump Campaign officials to inquire about future releases by [wikileaks]." [caption id="attachment_2746" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Joe Raedie/Getty Images[/caption]   [post_title] => Trump Adviser Roger Stone Indicted And Arrested By FBI For Charges Related To Russia Investigation [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-adviser-roger-stone-indicted-arrested-fbi [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-03 16:05:54 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-03 16:05:54 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2745 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [6] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1018 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-01-25 05:07:30 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-01-25 05:07:30 [post_content] => At his first official press conference as President Trump's Press Secretary, Sean Spicer first noted that the National Park Service does not create official crowd size estimates, but then went on to state that the D.C. Metro saw more riders during Trumps Inauguration compared to Obama's 2009 and 2013 Inaugurations (which was debunked by D.C. Metro). Spicer also noted that "this was the largest audience to ever witness an inauguration — period — both in person and around the globe" and that the entire area from the Capitol Building from the Washington Monument was full. Arial photographs show these statements are likely false.      
Taylor, Jessica. "Trump Administration Goes To War With The Media Over Inauguration Crowd Size." NPR. NPR, 21 Jan. 2017. Web. 22 Jan. 2017.
Frostenson, Sarah. "Photos: The Crowd at Donald Trump's Inauguration vs. Barack Obama's." Vox. Vox, 20 Jan. 2017. Web. 22 Jan. 2017.
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[post_title] => More Than 60 Rules And Regulations Protecting The Environment Have Been Overturned Or Are In The Process Of Being Overturned During The Trump Administration [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => 60-rules-regulations-protecting-environment-overturned-progress-overturned-trump-administration [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-05-19 13:54:59 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-05-19 13:54:59 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2559 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [8] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2663 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2018-09-15 12:36:16 [post_date_gmt] => 2018-09-15 12:36:16 [post_content] => "U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday [September 13, 2018] disputed Puerto Rico’s official death toll of 3,000 from hurricanes last year and accused Democrats of inflating the figure that was reached in an independent academic study":   That number was calculated by a team of researchers from George Washington University who "spent six months poring over death certificates, speaking to funeral home directors and interviewing doctors to arrive at a death toll of nearly 3,000 people as result of Hurricane Maria's devastation to Puerto Rico." [post_title] => President Trump Claims 2017 Hurricane Death Toll Of Nearly 3,000 In Puerto Rico Was "Done By The Democrats To Make Me Look As Bad As Possible" [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => president-trump-claims-2017-hurricane-death-toll-nearly-3000-puerto-rico-done-democrats-make-look-bad-possible [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-09-15 12:38:42 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-09-15 12:38:42 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2663 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [9] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2575 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2018-04-21 12:39:20 [post_date_gmt] => 2018-04-21 12:39:20 [post_content] => "President Trump has pardoned Scooter Libby, the George W. Bush administration aide convicted of lying to the FBI in an investigation into a leak of the identity of a covert CIA agent." Scooter Libby served as Vice President Dick Cheney's Chief of Staff.  He was "convicted in 2007 of lying to investigators and obstruction of justice following the 2003 leak of the covert identity of CIA officer Valerie Plame, though no one was ever charged for the leak. President George W. Bush later commuted Libby’s 30-month prison sentence but didn’t issue a pardon despite intense pressure from Cheney." 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A statement from a North Korean spokesman also noted that discussions were not productive.  "'The U.S. side came up only with its unilateral and gangster-like demand for denuclearization,' the statement said.  'The issues the U.S. side insisted on during the talks were the same cancerous ones that the past U.S. administrations had insisted on,' it added.  Though North Korea still has faith in Trump, the statement said, it warned that the U.S. approach had brought the two countries to a 'dangerous' stage that could 'rattle our willingness for denuclearization.'” The spokesman also noted "the attitude and stance the United States showed in the first high-level meeting (between the countries) was no doubt regrettable." 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