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BREAKING Trump again pushes claim FBI informant planted for political purposes – News

Trump again pushes claim FBI informant planted for political purposes. President Donald Trump suggested Friday that an FBI informant who made contact with his campaign during the 2016 election was “paid a fortune,” boosting the unsubstantiated allegation a “spy” was implanted in his campaign for political purposes. “The Democrats are now alluding to the the [sic] concept that having an...

Why political parties run attack ads even if you don’t like them

Announcer: Vassy:You’re pretty much guaranteed to see negative adsduring a Canadian election.Announcer: He’s not as advertised. Vassy:They’re usually put out by political partiesbut third parties run them too.That’s basically any person or organization that spendsa minimum of five hundred dollars on election activitiesand they have to be registeredwith Elections Canada.No matter who’s running the negative ad, whether it be third...