All posts tagged "Russia probe"

  • White House
    White House Worries About Secret Recordings

    News that former national security adviser Michael Flynn has cut a deal with Robert Mueller reportedly has the White House in a fit of paranoia about conversations with Flynn — or any other cooperating witnesses — that...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
  • Think Tank Finds Trump “Likely Obstructed Justice”

    The case for impeaching the 45th president just got a strong show of support in a 108-page report issued by the Brookings Institution. “Presidential obstruction of justice: The case of Donald J. Trump” analyzes his firing of...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
  • Paul Manafort
    Manafort Used Trump Campaign Email In Talks With Ukrainians

    According to individuals with knowledge of the mater, former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort utilized an official Trump campaign email address in exchanges between himself and a Ukrainian operative reportedly associated with the Kremlin. A number of...

    • Posted September 21, 2017
  • Trump Jr. Claims He Met With Russian Officials To See If Clinton Was Fit To Be POTUS

    Donald Trump Jr. met with Senate investigators on Thursday to explain the purpose of his 2016 meeting with Russian government officials. He claimed that the goal of the meeting was to gather information on Hillary Clinton in...

    • Posted September 7, 2017
  • Republican Representative Wants Trump to Pardon Julian Assange

    Republican lawmaker Dana Rohrabacher is asking President Trump to issue a pardon for Julian Assange in exchange for the Wikileaks founder providing Trump with proof that Russia did not meddle with the 2016 election. The pardon would...

    • Posted September 2, 2017
  • Russia Threatens A Harsh Reaction To U.S. Over Closing Of San Francisco Consulate

    Following the State Department’s demand that Russia close its San Francisco consulate, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that his country will respond harshly to the new measure. As Reuters reports, Lavrov told a group of...

    • Posted September 1, 2017
  • robert mueller
    Senators Seek to Protect Robert Mueller From Firing

    As the Russian election meddling probe accelerates, two bipartisan sets of senators have announced bills that would limit President Trump’s ability to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Republican Thom Tillis (NC) and Democrat Christopher Coons (DE) are...

    • Posted August 4, 2017
  • robert mueller
    Robert Mueller Impanels Grand Jury in Russia Investigation

    The Wall Street Journal revealed on Thursday (8/3) that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury in his investigation into Russia’s influence on the 2016 presidential election. As well as into possible collusion in the...

    • Posted August 3, 2017
  • donald trump jr
    White House Adviser Calls Trump Jr.’s Meeting With Russian Lawyer a Category Five Hurricane

    Despite the downplaying of the Russia meeting scandal, Trump Jr will have to testify The President’s insists that his son’s meeting with a Russian Lawyer last June was no big deal. However, CBS is reporting that a close White House...

    • Posted July 13, 2017
  • Jay Sekulow: Who Is He and Why Does It Matter?

    Early Friday morning, Trump released a series of tweets lamenting that he was now under investigation for the obstruction of justice in the Russia probe. In trump’s words, “This is the single greatest witch hunt of a...

    • Posted June 20, 2017