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President Donald Trump announced confidence in his White House legal counsel Ty Cobb, despite growing uncertainty about the special counsel investigation into whether his presidential campaign colluded with Russia. “I have full confidence in Ty Cobb, my Special Counsel, and have been fully advised throughout each phase of this process,” Trump wrote on Twitter on
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Alex Wong/Getty Images by Kristina Wong10 Apr 20180 10 Apr, 201810 Apr, 2018 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday confirmed that Facebook is working with the special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election and potential collusion with the Trump campaign. The revelation came during Zuckerberg’s appearance in front of the Senate Commerce, Science
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Left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore penned a lengthy Facebook post this week taunting President Donald Trump and daring him to fire special counsel Robert Mueller. “Mr. President, it’s now been nearly 24 hours since the renegade prosecutor Robert Mueller illegally raided the offices of your PERSONAL lawyer, Michael Cohen — the PERSONAL LAWYER of the President of
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AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais by Kristina Wong9 Apr 20180 9 Apr, 20189 Apr, 2018 The F.B.I. raided President Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen’s office on Monday, seizing records related to “several topics including payments to” porn-star Stormy Daniels, the New York Times reported. Federal prosecutors in Manhattan had obtained the search warrant, after receiving a referral from
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent a letter in reply to a group of leading Republicans on Thursday, indicating he would not be appointing a special counsel to investigate certain aspects of the FBI’s handling of probes into Russian election interference. Instead, Sessions announced he would assign regular top-level federal prosecutor U.S. Attorney John Huber of
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MIKHAIL KLIMENTIEV/AFP/Getty Images by Matthew Boyle12 Mar 2018Washington, D.C.0 12 Mar, 201812 Mar, 2018 The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence has concluded its Russia probe, but the committee’s Senate counterpart is continuing forward with its investigation. “Our investigation remains ongoing,” a spokesperson for Senate Intelligence Committee chair Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) told Breitbart News
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions appointed prosecutors in 2017 to investigate matters Congress referred to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) as growing scandals possibly involved criminal activities. These prosecutors will report directly back to Sessions, who told Fox News on Wednesday night that he will then decide whether a second special prosecutor is necessary to
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s interest in Jared Kushner is extending beyond his contacts with Russia, and now includes his efforts to secure financing for his company from foreign investors during the presidential transition, according to CNN. Discussions with foreign investors reportedly include those in China, according to the report. Citing people familiar with the probe,
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AFP Photo/Brendan Smialowski by John Nolte10 Feb 20180 10 Feb, 201810 Feb, 2018 An IBD/TIPP poll shows that “Americans overwhelmingly believe the Obama administration ‘improperly surveilled’ Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.” Despite the disgraced American media’s best and most cynical efforts to bury the truth, and to even stop the truth from ever seeing the light of
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