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Barr Goes Beyond Mueller in Clearing Trump on Obstruction, Drawing Scrutiny

Monday  19:25,   25 march 2019

Over the 22 months of their inquiry, Robert S. Mueller III’s investigators examined countless documents and interviewed dozens of witnesses, including some of the highest-ranking lawyers and aides in the White House, to determine whether President... >>>

Trump says Mueller was honorable, backs release of special counsel report

Monday  19:25,   25 march 2019

The White House was taking a victory lap the day after the special counsel found no proof of collusion and reached no opinion on... >>>

Mueller told Justice three weeks ago he couldn't reach a conclusion on obstruction

Monday  18:41,   25 march 2019

Roughly three weeks ago the special counsel's team told Attorney General Bill Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein that Robert Mueller would not be reaching a conclusion on obstruction of justice , according to a source familiar with the... >>>

Democratic committee chairmen shift focus to Barr as House investigations forge ahead

Monday  18:25,   25 march 2019

The key Democratic-controlled House committees investigating President Donald Trump and his administration are forging ahead with their probes into the president, his finances, and allegations of nepotism despite special counsel Robert S. Mueller’s... >>>

Senate Judiciary panel chief wants Barr testimony on Mueller report

Monday  18:06,   25 march 2019

The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said on Monday he wants Attorney General William Barr to appear before the panel to discuss the special counsel's report on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.... >>>

Mueller report reprieve becomes Trump's re-election weapon

Monday  17:05,   25 march 2019

For President Donald Trump, the fight over the "witch hunt" is only just beginning. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Now that special counsel... >>>

Trump's attorney slams Congress' ongoing Russia probes

Monday  16:46,   25 march 2019

"Let's get on with the people's business," Sekulow told "CBS This Morning" on Monday that while the special counsel's probe has ended, ongoing congressional investigations are a "waste of money" and slammed their inquiries as "political." "Let's get >>>

Giuliani cryptically warns person behind Russia collusion claim will be outed: ‘Just pay attention’

Monday  15:55,   25 march 2019

Rudy Giuliani issued a cryptic warning Monday that whoever convinced the FBI to pursue the Russia collusion investigation into the Trump campaign will soon be outed, as he also called on President Trump's "shameless" critics to apologize for their... >>>

When Will Mueller Report Be Released, Made Public?

Monday  15:40,   25 march 2019

“The American people have a right to the truth,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said in a joint statement. They also warned that the White House "must not be allowed to interfere in decisions about what parts of... >>>

6 unanswered questions from William Barr’s summary of the Mueller report

Monday  15:00,   25 march 2019

The attorney general offered his “principal conclusions” to the Mueller report, but it leaves some big questions abut the special counsel’s investigation... >>>

Graham hints at further questioning of Comey in wake of Mueller findings

Monday  14:51,   25 march 2019

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) hinted at further questioning of ex-FBI Director James Comey on Sunday after the attorney general released a summary of the key findings from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. "Could not agree more. See you >>>

Mueller report fallout: Trump, Russia, others react to Barr summary

Monday  14:15,   25 march 2019

A fierce debate continued Monday about the implications of a report that cleared Trump of coordinating with Russia during the 2016 presidential... >>>

News Analysis: Mueller Report Offers Clarity for 2020 Candidates: Beat Trump at the Ballot Box

Monday  14:15,   25 march 2019

The conclusion of the special counsel’s report that President Trump did not conspire with Russia all but assures that Mr. Trump’s political fate will be determined at the ballot box next year — and that Democratic voters already consumed by... >>>

Analysis: With Mueller report in, nothing's over. But for Trump, everything has changed

Monday  12:56,   25 march 2019

Only highlights of Mueller's report are out, and investigations into Trump continue. But the political landscape has shifted. USA TODAY's... >>>

Supreme Court to hear gerrymandering cases against Democrats, Republicans

Monday  11:51,   25 march 2019

The court hears two challenges to redrawn boundaries for congressional districts in North Carolina and... >>>