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Republicans Call Trump Summit Remarks ‘Shameful’ and ‘Bizarre’

Republicans Call Trump Summit Remarks ‘Shameful’ and ‘Bizarre’

A growing number of Republican lawmakers harshly criticized President Donald Trump’s performance at a Monday news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, with House Speaker Paul Ryan saying
Ex-FBI Lawyer Testifies to House Panels on 2016 Anti-Trump Texts

Ex-FBI Lawyer Testifies to House Panels on 2016 Anti-Trump Texts

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page was praised by congressional investigators as largely cooperative on Friday, answering questions mostly about her 2016 text-message exchanges with FBI Agent Peter Strzok
Subpoena Sought Over Allegations EPA Mishandled Records Requests

Subpoena Sought Over Allegations EPA Mishandled Records Requests

The Environmental Protection Agency manipulated its handling of open records requests so that documents from the Obama years got priority over those involving the agency’s embattled former chief,
Republicans Threaten FBI Agent Strzok With Contempt Citation

Republicans Threaten FBI Agent Strzok With Contempt Citation

Republican threats to cite Peter Strzok for contempt of Congress hung over a hearing where the FBI agent forcefully denied his anti-Trump tweets showed that bias tainted the bureau’s Russia
House Panels Give Ex-FBI Lawyer Two Last Chances to Testify

House Panels Give Ex-FBI Lawyer Two Last Chances to Testify

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page is being given two final options to appear by the end of the week before two House committees investigating her anti-Trump text exchanges with a bureau agent in 2016 -- or
Pruitt Tried to Buy Used Mattress From Trump Hotel Last Year

Pruitt Tried to Buy Used Mattress From Trump Hotel Last Year

A top EPA aide helped agency chief Scott Pruitt try to buy a used mattress from the Trump International Hotel, one of several personal tasks she conducted for the administrator whose sleeping
Trump Laments Picking Sessions, Ignores Gowdy’s ‘Spy’ Dismissal

Trump Laments Picking Sessions, Ignores Gowdy’s ‘Spy’ Dismissal

President Donald Trump said he wishes he’d never made Jeff Sessions his attorney general because the former Republican senator recused himself from the probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
Giuliani Accuses Mueller of Leading ‘Rigged’ Probe Into Trump

Giuliani Accuses Mueller of Leading ‘Rigged’ Probe Into Trump

Donald Trump’s lawyer again questioned the legitimacy of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, even as a possible interview between Mueller
Trump Demands ‘Transparency’ From Rosenstein on Mueller Probe

Trump Demands ‘Transparency’ From Rosenstein on Mueller Probe

President Donald Trump said he expects “total transparency” from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and the FBI regarding documents related to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of
Comey Says Nunes’s Demand for Classified FBI Data Is Dangerous

Comey Says Nunes’s Demand for Classified FBI Data Is Dangerous

A demand by House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes for the Justice Department and FBI to turn over classified information about Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is extremely dangerous
DOJ Plans Meeting to Defuse House GOP Contempt Threat, Source Says

DOJ Plans Meeting to Defuse House GOP Contempt Threat, Source Says

The Justice Department has invited two top House Republican chairmen to a meeting Thursday aimed at accommodating their demands for classified information related to the continuing Russia
Democrats Seek Subpoena of Chicago Bank Over Manafort Loans

Democrats Seek Subpoena of Chicago Bank Over Manafort Loans

Two Democratic lawmakers are pushing for the House Oversight Committee to issue a subpoena to force the Federal Savings Bank in Chicago to turn over documents related to its loans to former Trump
Cambridge Analytica Tale ‘Disturbing,’ Democratic Lawmaker Says

Cambridge Analytica Tale ‘Disturbing,’ Democratic Lawmaker Says

House Democrats met with Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie Tuesday and afterward implored Republicans to help them dig deeper into manipulation of personal information from millions
White House Deterring Republicans From Defending Pruitt, Sources Say

White House Deterring Republicans From Defending Pruitt, Sources Say

White House officials are cautioning Republican lawmakers and other conservative allies to temper their defense of Scott Pruitt, according to two people familiar with the discussions.
Comey Memos Show Trump Sought Loyalty, Tried to End Flynn Probe

Comey Memos Show Trump Sought Loyalty, Tried to End Flynn Probe

President Donald Trump praised James Comey for his honorable conduct during the 2016 campaign, sought out his loyalty, and asked the FBI director to let go of an investigation into his former national
Comey’s Memos on Trump Have Been Released to Congress

Comey’s Memos on Trump Have Been Released to Congress

The Justice Department has agreed to give Congress memos that former FBI Director James Comey wrote about his meetings with President Donald Trump, according to a Republican familiar with the
Justice Department Asks for More Time to Turn Over Comey Memos

Justice Department Asks for More Time to Turn Over Comey Memos

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is seeking more time to consider giving three House committees copies of memos that former FBI Director James Comey said he wrote about his meetings with
Republicans Ask Pruitt for Documents, Interviews With Top Aides

Republicans Ask Pruitt for Documents, Interviews With Top Aides

Republicans on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee are broadening their investigation into allegations of ethical misconduct by Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott
GOP Committee Chairmen Seek Comey Memos From Justice Department

GOP Committee Chairmen Seek Comey Memos From Justice Department

Three Republican House committee chairmen asked the Justice Department on Friday to turn over copies of memos former FBI Director James Comey said he wrote about his Oval Office conversations with
Justice Department Watchdog Faults McCabe for Lack of Candor

Justice Department Watchdog Faults McCabe for Lack of Candor

Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe lacked candor on four different occasions regarding his role in providing information to a news reporter about the FBI’s investigation into the Clinton