Russia scandal

Trump Gives Mueller More Ammo To Bring Him Down By Firing Peter Strzok

Trump Gives Mueller More Ammo To Bring Him Down By Firing Peter Strzok

Trump added more fuel to the Mueller fire when he had Peter Strzok fired instead of following proper FBI disciplinary…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Says There’s Evidence Of A Trump/Russia Criminal Conspiracy

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, threw cold water on Trump's witch hunt claims…

6 years ago

The Peter Strzok Hearing Completely Backfires On Republicans

House Republicans held a hearing to push Donald Trump's deep state FBI bias discrediting of the Russia investigation, but the…

6 years ago

Trump’s Russia Denials Crushed By Bipartisan Senate Intelligence Committee Report

A bipartisan report from the Senate Intelligence Committee destroyed Donald Trump's denials that Russia interfered to help him win the…

6 years ago

A Group Of Treasonous House Republicans Just Moved To Help Trump Sabotage The Mueller Probe

A group of far-right Trump supporting House Republicans has introduced a treasonous resolution demanding a second special counsel to investigate…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Explains Why Rod Rosenstein Holds Trump’s Fate In His Hands

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) explained that Mueller is not going to indict Trump and hand the decision over to some…

6 years ago

Mike Pence Shows That He Is Going Down With Trump For Russia

Vice President Mike Pence waded right into the middle of the Russia scandal by calling for an end to the…

6 years ago

James Comey Destroys Trump’s Russia Scandal Defense In 18 Seconds

On Meet The Press, James Comey destroyed the foundation of Trump's Russia scandal defense in just 18 seconds.

6 years ago

Mentally Destroyed Trump Claims Democrats Colluded With The FBI And Russia

Trump falsely claimed that Democrats colluded against him with the FBI and Russia during the 2016 election at a rally…

6 years ago

Robert Mueller Just Flipped Another Former Trump Adviser In His Escalating Russia Investigation

Each time another ex-Trump confidant flips on their former boss and starts cooperating with Mueller, the special counsel gets another…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Just Tore Apart Trump And His Son For Not Understanding What A Leak Is

Congressman Schiff gave the president and son Don Jr. a quick lesson on what it means to illegally leak classified…

6 years ago

Even Fox News Admits The Phony GOP Memo Doesn’t ‘Totally Vindicate’ Trump

"It gins up [Trump's] base and it may help him politically, but legally it’s of no moment. ... I think…

6 years ago

AM Joy Panel Erupts In Laughter Over Trump’s Rambling, Misspelled Memo Tantrum

Trump referred to himself in the third person, improperly used "their," and capitalized words at random. The simple act of reading…

6 years ago

Chris Murphy Warns GOP They Are In For Rude Awakening If They Try Stopping Mueller

"They are all going to go down with the ship if they are seen as trying to protect against the…

6 years ago

Trump Is Secretly Plotting To Get Special Counsel Robert Mueller In Front Of A Grand Jury

Delusional fantasies like this are proof that, behind the scenes, Donald Trump is panicking – and he has good reason…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Lays Waste To GOP For Putting Trump Over American Interests

Republicans see the writing on the wall and are desperately grasping at straws to save the president, no matter how…

6 years ago

House GOP Puts Politics Over National Security And Votes To Release Phony Memo

In response to the mounting evidence against Donald Trump, Republicans have decided to wage war against the U.S. intelligence community…

6 years ago

Joy Reid Exposes Trump WH In Damning Clip Of Aides Lying About Effort To Fire Robert Mueller

All of the interviews shown in the clip took place after Trump reportedly ordered White House counsel to remove Mueller…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Ridicules Trump For Trying To Fire Mueller Over A Golf Dispute

"See, the whole plot to destroy the Trump presidency is about a disgruntled former golfer who didn't like his greens…

6 years ago

Trump Tried To Fire Robert Mueller Last Summer But Top WH Lawyer Refused To Carry Out Order

Trump made the order last June, but he was forced to back down when the top White House lawyer said…

6 years ago

WH Lawyer Claims Trump Was ‘Speaking Hurriedly’ When He Agreed To Robert Mueller Interview

The White House legal team really doesn't want Donald Trump to be interviewed by Robert Mueller. 

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Shreds GOP For Not Reading The Documents Used To Create Phony Memo

"The point was they didn't care what was in the underlying documents. They wanted to make a political statement and…

6 years ago

President Who Told 2,000 Lies During First Year Thinks He’ll Survive A Mueller Interview

The question likely isn't whether Trump will lie under oath during his interview with Robert Mueller. Instead, it's how many…

6 years ago

FBI Director Threatened To Resign After Trump, Sessions Pressured Him To Fire Deputy Director

The pressure Trump and Sessions put on Wray is a sign that they are worried about the growing obstruction of…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Explains How GOP Decision To Blow Off Fusion GPS Hearing Backfired In A Big Way

"The Republicans appear to have just left. I don't know if they had other important stuff to do or didn't…

6 years ago

Fusion GPS Founder Drops Bomb: Trump Had ‘Pattern’ Of Russia-Linked Money Laundering

The release of today's testimony – and the damning allegations brought forward by Glenn Simpson – brings the president and…

6 years ago

Trump White House Secretly Working To Derail Russia Investigation By Gagging Key Witnesses

This despite the fact that the president, his lawyers, and White House officials have bragged about their transparency and cooperation…

6 years ago

Sen. Richard Blumenthal Explains Why Steve Bannon Is Screwed And Will Have To Testify About Russia

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) explained on CNN that Steve Bannon is not a member of the cabinet and is no…

6 years ago

Ted Lieu Warns Trump That He’s In Deep Legal Trouble As Steve Bannon Could Be The Next To Flip

"I believe high-level Trump associates, including potentially the president himself, are in increasing legal jeopardy. That's because insiders have turned…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Torches Trump For ‘Pouring Gasoline’ On The Russia National Security Threat

Donald Trump hasn't just let Russia get away with an attack on U.S. democracy – he's essentially encouraging the next attack, too.

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Drops A Truth Bomb On Republicans For Running Distractions For Trump On Russia

Rep, Adam Schiff (D-CA) didn't pull any punches as he called out Republicans for running intentional distractions for Trump on…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Sends Republicans Reeling By Exposing Why The GOP’s Russia Scandal Argument Has Collapsed

Rachel Maddow explained why one move from Dianne Feinstein sent Republicans reeling and their entire argument against the Russia investigation…

6 years ago

Joy Reid Blasts Chuck Grassley And Lindsey Graham For Pushing A Russia Conspiracy They Knew Was A Lie

On MSNBC's All In, guest host Joy Reid bluntly spoke the truth about how Republican Senators Chuck Grassley and Lindsey…

6 years ago

Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal Warns Trump That Russia Convictions Are Imminent

"Robert Mueller is doing his work methodically and meticulously and he will use every tool at his disposal. He is…

6 years ago

Ivanka Trump Targeted By Robert Mueller Over Previously Unknown Meeting With Russian Officials

The idea that Trump's closest family members and advisers were communicating with Russian officials without Donald Trump's knowledge is becoming…

6 years ago

Republicans Are Freaking Out Because Mueller Is Getting Close To Trump On Obstruction Of Justice

According to NBC's Howard Feinman, Republicans are freaking out and trying to discredit the Steele dossier because Robert Mueller is…

6 years ago

Handwritten Notes Taken By Reince Priebus Confirm That Trump Pressured James Comey Over Russia

Once Trump's right-hand man in the White House, Reince Priebus just added another piece to the ever-growing obstruction of justice…

6 years ago

Rep. Ted Lieu Says New York Times Bombshell Is Proof That Trump Knows He’s Guilty

"As a former prosecutor, I can tell you that this just screams out consciousness of guilt. All these actions the…

6 years ago

Mueller Investigation Reveals Trump Ordered WH Attorney To Stop Jeff Sessions’ Russia Recusal

According to the New York Times, "Mr. McGahn was unsuccessful, and the president erupted in anger in front of numerous…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow: New Book Revelations Are An Obstruction Of Justice Nightmare For Trump

The new details continue to build the obstruction case against Trump, but they also increase the likelihood that the president…

6 years ago

Something Big Is Going Down As Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Meets With Paul Ryan About Russia

The man who is overseeing the Russia investigation, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, is meeting with Speaker of the House…

6 years ago

Trump’s Day Gets Even Worse As Adam Schiff Obliterates All Of The President’s Russia Denials

The man who in less than a year could be leading the House Russia investigation, Rep. Adam Schiff, just destroyed…

6 years ago

In One Explosive Moment Rachel Maddow Puts Her Finger On Why Trump Is Terrified Of The Russia Investigation

Rachel Maddow put her finger on why Trump is trying to destroy the FBI. It turns out that the FBI…

6 years ago

Historian Immediately Shuts Down Trump’s New Claim That He Controls The Justice Department

In an impromptu interview with the New York Times, Trump said, "I have the absolute right to do what I…

6 years ago

Robert Mueller Investigating Whether Trump Team Worked With Russia To Influence Swing States

The latest aspect of Mueller's probe could show how widespread and hands-on the coordination was between Russia and the president's team.

6 years ago

Terrified Trump Plans To Paint Michael Flynn As A ‘Liar’ If He Exposes Russia Crimes

Trump will try to paint Flynn as a liar, but it'll be a tough sell given all the praise he…

6 years ago

Trump Busted As Deputy FBI Director Confirms He Demanded James Comey’s Loyalty

Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe confirmed James Comey's explosive testimony that Trump demanded his loyalty.

6 years ago

Republicans Just Formed A Secret Committee To Discredit Robert Mueller’s Russia Investigation

The question is no longer whether the behavior of these Republicans is going to cause long-lasting damage to U.S. democracy…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Sounds Alarm: Trump Doesn’t Have To Fire Mueller To Derail Russia Investigation

"What if it's not Robert Mueller who gets fired? What if it's Rod Rosenstein or Jeff Sessions, either of whom…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Wants To Know Why We Always Learn About Trump-Putin Meetings From Russian News

"Why does this keep happening? Why do we consistently have to get news about the behavior and the meetings and…

6 years ago

Robert Mueller’s Noose Tightens As Trump’s Russia-Connected Data Firm Asked To Hand Over Emails

Unlike the non-scandal surrounding Hillary Clinton's use of a personal email account that defined last year's campaign coverage, this one…

6 years ago

In Must See Video, Adam Schiff Lays Out The Damning Case That Trump Colluded With Russia

CNN's Jake Tapper asked House Intelligence Committee member Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) what he was missing on Trump/Russia collusion evidence,…

6 years ago

Rep. Adam Schiff Nails Republicans For Allowing Trump Jr. To Invoke Bogus Attorney/Client Privilege

On CNN's New Day, House Intelligence Committee ranking member Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) said that Republicans are allowing figures in…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Nails Trump Campaign For Repeatedly Promising To Lift Russian Sanctions

At multiple points during the campaign, Trump-connected associates suggested they would lift the crippling Russian sanctions.

6 years ago

Trump Crumbling As 43 Percent Of Republicans Think His Campaign Colluded With Russia

According to the CBS News survey, 43 percent Republicans feel that it’s either very or somewhat likely that Trump's team…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Shreds Don Jr. For Refusing To Say What His Dad Knows About Secret Russia Meeting

Trump Jr. claimed client-attorney privilege to explain his refusal to divulge what he and elder Trump talked about following the…

6 years ago

One Bombshell Text Message From Mike Flynn May Put An End To The Trump Presidency

The question of what Russia was supposed to get in return for helping Trump win the election was answered today…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Busts White House Legal Team For Admitting Trump Obstructed Justice

It's not a good place for the White House to be when their only remaining argument in defense of Donald…

6 years ago

Mueller Rains Hell On Paul Manafort After He’s Busted For Writing Op-Ed With Russian Operative

Mueller wants to make sure Manafort remains under house arrest after it was revealed that the former Trump campaign manager…

6 years ago

Trump Says Michael Flynn’s Crimes Don’t Matter Because The GOP Just Passed Wealthy Tax Cuts

Distracting from the increasingly damning Russia scandal by touting a tax scam that will eviscerate the middle-class probably isn't a…

6 years ago

A Reeling White House Shudders As Rachel Maddow Has Some Very Bad Russia News For Mike Pence

Rachel Maddow explains why Mike Flynn's cooperation with the Special Counsel is another step toward the Russia hammer coming down…

6 years ago

Senate Republicans Are Trying To Hide Mike Pence Because They Are Worried That He’ll Be Asked About Mike Flynn

The reason why Senate Republicans are trying to get more than the 50 votes needed for their tax cut for…

6 years ago

Evidence Of Obstruction Piling Up As Trump Privately Urged GOP Leaders To End Russia Probe

Trump is doing his best to hand Robert Mueller and congressional investigators an open-and-shut obstruction of justice case against him. 

6 years ago

Jaws Drop As Jeff Sessions All But Admits That Trump Obstructed Justice

When asked by the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) if Trump ever directed him…

6 years ago

If Flynn Flips, Trump, Jared Kushner, and Don Jr. Could All Be Going Down For Russia Crimes

The news that Mike Flynn is either trying to cut a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller or has cut…

6 years ago

Stunning Report Shows The CIA Warned Israel That Trump Was A Putin Puppet Who Can’t Be Trusted

Before Trump was sworn in, the CIA warned Israel that Vladimir Putin had “leverages of pressure” over Trump.

6 years ago

Trump and Putin Devastated As Facebook Announces Tool To Allow People To See If They Liked Russian Content

Trump and Putin got some bad news as Facebook has announced that they will be unveiling a tool that will…

6 years ago

Trump’s Thanksgiving Gets Ruined As Russia Investigation Closes In On Jared Kushner

Trump is trying to pretend like the Russia investigation doesn't exist, but it was reported that special counsel Robert Mueller…

6 years ago

Robert Mueller Shocks Trump By Slapping More Than A Dozen Campaign Officials With Subpoena

The move by Mueller suggests that, while the Trump campaign claims to be "voluntarily" handing over all Russia-related documentation, they…

6 years ago

Russia First: Trump Admits He Trusts Putin Over The Entire U.S. Intelligence Community

"Every time he sees me, he says, 'I didn't do that.' And I believe, I really believe, that when he…

6 years ago

Russia Investigation Reaches Trump’s Inner Circle As Mueller Zeros In On Obstruction Of Justice

Donald Trump may be out of the country, but the Russia investigation is boiling hot after White House senior policy…

6 years ago

Trump In Trouble As 60% Of America Thinks He Knew His Campaign Was Working With Russia

To make matters worse for Trump, an even larger number of Americans – nearly two thirds – believe that the…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Nails Trump As Carter Page Admits To Meeting High Level Officials In Russia

Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, put another nail in Trump's coffin after Carter Page…

6 years ago

Trump Suddenly Loses His Memory As He Begs People To Look At Clinton And DNC Instead Of Russia

Trump suddenly can't remember meeting with his foreign policy team in 2016, as he practically begged the press to focus…

6 years ago

Russia Noose Tightens As Jeff Sessions Knew About Trump Adviser’s 2016 Russia Trip

Sessions didn't just meet with the Russians himself, but he was informed about similar contacts made by others in the…

6 years ago

Trump Throws Childish Tantrum After Realizing He Can’t Personally Investigate Hillary Clinton

If there is any investigation Trump should be worried about, it's the one that is pushing his administration closer to…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Blows Trump’s Downplaying Of The Manafort Indictment To Smithereens

Republicans and the Trump White House have been downplaying the indictment of Paul Manafort and claiming that it contained no…

6 years ago

Special Counsel Robert Mueller May Have Incriminating Tapes On The Trump White House

According to a former federal prosecutor said that anyone in Trump's orbit who talked to George Papadopoulos since July should…

6 years ago

Carter Page Admits On Live TV That He May Have Talked Russia With Indicted Trump Associate

Page appeared to have incriminated himself by casually admitting that, yeah, he was on email chains about Russia with George Papadopoulos.

6 years ago

Chris Matthews Shuts Down Trump Defender For Spewing Lies About Clinton-Uranian One Nonscandal

"It doesn't matter what right-wingers think about something else. What matters is the prosecution and the evidence they're developing. And…

6 years ago

GOP Lawmakers Quickly Throw Support Behind Robert Mueller As Russia Scandal Sinks Trump

Republicans are leaping to defend Mueller as concerns grow that Trump may try to fire him.

6 years ago

The Net Closes As Jeff Sessions Was The Supervisor Of The Trump Adviser Who Flipped

The former Trump foreign policy adviser who flipped and is cooperating with FBI on the Russia investigation was supervised by…

6 years ago

Trump’s Nightmare Worsens As His Former Adviser Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements To FBI

It is all falling apart for Trump as one of his foreign policy advisers has pled guilty to a charge…

6 years ago

Fox News Waited Six Hours Before Reporting Explosive News That First Russia Charges Were Filed

The explosive news that the first charges have been filed in Robert Mueller's Russia investigation is putting the recent Trump-Fox…

6 years ago

Adam Schiff Shakes Trump To His Core With A Terrifying Warning About Abuse Of Power

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, most certainly shook the White House as he…

6 years ago

Republicans In Congress Are Plotting To Sabotage Russia Investigation If It Doesn’t End Soon

According to a new report, many GOP lawmakers are restless and "ready to close the books" on the probe.

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Catches Trump Red-Handed As He Plays Dumb After Damning New Russia Revelation

"One way you can know that something is a very salient story ... is when the Trump White House or…

6 years ago

Lou Dobbs Takes Propaganda To New Level In Trump Interview By Calling Russia Dossier ‘Debunked’

It's been a long time since Fox Business Network's Lou Dobbs stopped pretending to be an actual journalist, but his…

6 years ago

Jaws Drop As Trump Tries To Handpick Attorneys In Charge Of Investigating His Administration

"For him to be interviewing candidates for that prosecutor who may in turn consider whether to bring indictments involving him…

6 years ago

A Shiver Goes Through The White House As Rachel Maddow Takes Down Jared Kushner

Rachel Maddow showed why the Trump White House should be very afraid by connecting the dots on a meeting between…

6 years ago

Russia probe special counsel interviews ex-Trump chief of staff Priebus

President Donald Trump's former White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus was interviewed on Friday by the special counsel investigating…

7 years ago

Rachel Maddow Drops A Bomb: Russia Findings So Damning They Have To Hide Them From Trump

As Donald Trump and his team continue to insist that the Russia scandal is "fake news," reporting produced each day…

7 years ago

Trump Presidency On The Line After Mueller’s Team Met With Author Of Damning Russia Dossier

No matter how many unhinged tweets the president posts or how many hurricane photo-ops he takes, Robert Mueller's investigation continues to circle…

7 years ago

Stunning Math Shows How Russia Used Facebook To Get Illegitimate Trump Into The White House

Facebook is releasing the details about the Russian ad campaign that was part of their interference to get Trump elected,…

7 years ago

Special Report: HP Enterprise let Russia scrutinize cyberdefense system used by Pentagon

Hewlett Packard Enterprise allowed a Russian defense agency to review the inner workings of cyber defense software used by the…

7 years ago

With Two Tweets Trump Took A Giant Leap Closer To Leaving The White House In Handcuffs

With two tweets about the Russia scandal on Friday, Donald Trump gave investigators more information that brought them closer to…

7 years ago

Trump Is Sinking Fast As Robert Mueller Is Now Going After Air Force One Phone Records

The fact that Mueller is requesting Air Force One phone records shows that he is clearly ramping up his inquiry…

7 years ago

Rachel Maddow Asks One Question That Will Determine Whether Trump Survives Russia Scandal

"What could I do for [Russia] with this presidential campaign that might make them forgive my debt?" Maddow asked, channeling…

7 years ago

Rachel Maddow Asks 2 Critical Questions That Could Rock Trump And The GOP On Russia

Rachel Maddow asked two key questions that both illustrate how the Russia scandal is bigger than Trump and has entangled…

7 years ago

No, Trump’s Bogus Obama-Wiretap Claim Was Not Just ‘Vindicated’ By Paul Manafort News

To put it simply to my Trump-supporting friends: You shouldn't be cheering this news. You should be shaking in your…

7 years ago