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09 Feb 2017 – Federal appeals court rules 3 to 0 against Trump on travel ban

Trump’s response: “SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE!” SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 9, 2017 – Washington Post https://archive.is/8i1lt

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04 Feb 2017 – Steve Bannon Had to Be Reminded He Wasn’t the President Amidst Travel Ban Infighting

Chief White House strategist Steve Bannon tried to order Department of Homeland Security secretary John Kelly to not issue a waiver exempting green-card holders from President Trump’s travel-ban executive order, according to a report — which the White House is denying — in the Washington Post. Per two Trump administration officials who spoke with the

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31 Jan 2017 – White House claims 109 affected by travel ban – it’s more like 90,000

“Only 109 people out of 325,000 were detained and held for questioning.” — President Donald Trump, tweet, Jan. 30, 2017 “Remember we’re talking about a universe of 109 people. There were 325,000 people that came into this country over a 24 hour period from another country. 109 of them were stopped for additional screening.” —

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30 Jan 2017 – Trump Fires Acting Attorney General Who Defied Him

President Trump fired his acting attorney general on Monday night, removing her as the nation’s top law enforcement officer after she defiantly refused to defend his executive order closing the nation’s borders to refugees and people from predominantly Muslim countries. – New York Times https://archive.is/IcldD