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Mueller report sparks new DC war over Russia probe: Subpoenas, payback and more

The public release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Thursday marked the dramatic final note of a lengthy and contentious investigation, but also sparked a tinderbox of new calls for subpoenas, congressional testimony, resignations, and even impeachment proceedings -- all despite the probe's central finding that no evidence showed that President Trump's team "coordinated or conspired" with Russia.

By |2019-04-19T05:38:11+00:00April 19th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe report released by Justice Department

The Justice Department on Thursday released to Congress and the public Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on his nearly two-year investigation into Russian meddling and potential collusion with Trump campaign associates during the 2016 presidential election.

By |2019-04-18T10:48:54+00:00April 18th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Barr affirms Mueller probe found no evidence of Russia-Trump collusion, prepares to release report

Attorney General William Barr on Thursday affirmed that Special Counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between members of the Trump campaign and the Russians during the 2016 presidential election, as he tangled with reporters at a press conference shortly before releasing Mueller's report to Congress and the public.

By |2019-04-18T09:37:24+00:00April 18th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Top Congressional Democrats call for Mueller to testify publicly

The top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate on Thursday called on Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify publicly about his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia.

By |2019-04-18T06:01:01+00:00April 18th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

The Trump team’s Mueller report game plan: Read the report quickly and put out responses

On Thursday, at least a dozen attorneys and staff members for President Donald Trump will plunge into special counsel Robert Mueller’s 400-page report on Russian interference in the 2016 election. Their mission? Distill the document into a quick response for the waiting political world.

By |2019-04-17T06:01:53+00:00April 17th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

White House officials concerned about being exposed by Mueller report

Some of the more than one dozen current and former White House officials who cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller are worried that the version of his report expected to be made public on Thursday will expose them as the source of damaging information about President Donald Trump, according to multiple witnesses in the investigation.

By |2019-04-16T06:14:14+00:00April 16th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments