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Trump Revokes Security Clearance for Critic and Obama Official John Brennan

Trump Revokes Security Clearance for Critic and Obama Official John Brennan

President Donald Trump has revoked former CIA Director John Brennan’s security clearance, accusing him of “erratic conduct and behavior,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.
FBI Fires Agent Peter Strzok, Whose Anti-Trump Texts Sparked an Uproar

FBI Fires Agent Peter Strzok, Whose Anti-Trump Texts Sparked an Uproar

The FBI has fired agent Peter Strzok, whose anti-Trump text messages fueled controversy over the investigation into Russia’s election interference, a move that President Donald Trump quickly
Rosenstein Still Standing Despite Conservative Push to Impeach

Rosenstein Still Standing Despite Conservative Push to Impeach

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has outlasted months of threats of impeachment or other punitive action by some of President Donald Trump’s most loyal allies in the U.S. House, leading some
Conservatives Push to Impeach Rosenstein as DOJ Defends Actions

Conservatives Push to Impeach Rosenstein as DOJ Defends Actions

Several House conservatives escalated their longstanding threat to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on grounds that demands for documents about sensitive investigations have been
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
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
Former FBI Lawyer Lisa Page to Face Questioning About Anti-Trump Texts

Former FBI Lawyer Lisa Page to Face Questioning About Anti-Trump Texts

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page will be questioned in private by congressional investigators Wednesday, a day before bureau agent Peter Strzok is to testify publicly about the beginnings of the
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
Fact-Checking the Dueling Memos on Alleged Bias in Russia Probe

Fact-Checking the Dueling Memos on Alleged Bias in Russia Probe

A House panel on Saturday released a Democratic rebuttal to a Republican memo that alleged bias in the handling of the Russia probe by the FBI and Justice Department.
GOP Report Questions FBI's Clinton Inquiry, and Trump Jumps In

GOP Report Questions FBI's Clinton Inquiry, and Trump Jumps In

A new Senate Republican report on the Hillary Clinton email investigation renews questions about whether bias in the Obama administration’s handling of the case influenced the outcome, including
Fact-Checking the GOP Russia Memo

Fact-Checking the GOP Russia Memo

House Republicans released a controversial memo that raises questions about how the FBI and Justice Department handled the Russia investigation.
On Flight to Davos, Trump Erupted Over DOJ Role in Russia Probe

On Flight to Davos, Trump Erupted Over DOJ Role in Russia Probe

President Donald Trump’s frustrations with the Russia investigation boiled over on Air Force One last week when he learned that a top Justice Department official had warned against releasing a memo
Some Republicans Fear Party’s Attacks on FBI Will Backfire

Some Republicans Fear Party’s Attacks on FBI Will Backfire

Some Republicans seeking to undermine the investigations into President Donald Trump are aiming their fire at a constituency the GOP has traditionally championed: law enforcement.
Anti-Trump FBI Agents’ Missing Texts Found

Anti-Trump FBI Agents’ Missing Texts Found

The Justice Department’s inspector general has recovered missing text messages from two FBI officials who sharply criticized Donald Trump, making them a flash point in the debate over the federal
Trump Pounces on Report FBI's Deputy Director Plans to Retire

Trump Pounces on Report FBI's Deputy Director Plans to Retire

President Donald Trump jumped on reports that Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe plans to retire in a few months after coming under blistering criticism from some congressional Republicans.

Democrats Hit Justice Department for Release of Anti-Trump Texts

The Justice Department’s inspector general said Friday that his office wasn’t consulted about the decision to release private anti-Trump text messages between two FBI officials to reporters this week.
FBI Agent Removed From Russia Probe Called Trump an ‘Idiot’

FBI Agent Removed From Russia Probe Called Trump an ‘Idiot’

An FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team over politically charged text messages referred to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as an "idiot."