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Senior Republican Says Democrats Are Unlikely to Get Access to Evidence from Mueller Probe

By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump‘s Justice Department is unlikely to grant Democrats in Congress access to underlying evidence from Special Counsel Robert Mueller‘s probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, a top congressional Republican said on Friday. If Representative Doug Collins is right, Democratic-led congressional committees that have launched…


Democrats Confront Acting AG Whitaker About Being Trump’s Spy

House Democrats are investigating acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to determine if he has ever improperly shared information about special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation with President Trump or his lawyers. In his position as acting Attorney General Whitaker has learned sensitive information about the investigation by participating in Justice Department briefings. Democrats believe that this…


Trump Rockets to Record-High Disapproval in New Poll

Donald Trump may think he is winning his shutdown battle but a new poll from POLITICO shows that with each passing day his disapproval ratings are skyrocketing to new heights. People who participated in the poll say that Trump’s record-long government shutdown is bad for the country, and they are also increasingly concerned about Trump’s…

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Former Prosecutor Says Trump’s Obstruction Proves Collusion

According to former federal prosecutor Renato Mariotti, the FBI’s counterintelligence investigation of President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia adds another important dimension to the special counsel’s investigation of Trump’s obstruction of justice. Federal law enforcement officers began investigating the president after he fired FBI director James Comey. Mariotti, writing in POLITICO, said that any actions…


Trump Panicking As Cohen Reaches New Plea Deal With Mueller

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former personal attorney, has reached a new plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller. According to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos, Cohen is expected to plead guilty to lying to congressional committees. “Michael Cohen, Pres Trump’s former personal attorney, reaches new plea deal with Mueller this morning.  Expected to enter guilty plea for…


Trump Tweets ‘Witch Hunt’ Has ‘Destroyed Young Lives’

On Sunday morning President Donald Trump continued his unprecedented and alarming attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe, tweeting that the investigation has “destroyed” and “devastated” lives. “Who’s going to give back the young and beautiful lives (and others) that have been devastated and destroyed by the phony Russia Collusion Witch Hunt?” Trump wrote in an early…


N.Y. Atty General Quits; What It Means For Russia Probe

Just a few hours after an article appeared in the New Yorker accusing him of physically abusing four women, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman resigned from office.   This bombshell announcement not only shook up the New York political scene, it also sent tremors through the investigations into collusion between Russia and the Donald Trump campaign…

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