Mueller

WASHINGTON | AG nominee Barr says he doesn’t believe Mueller would be involved in ‘witch hunt,’ as Trump has labeled Russia probe

WASHINGTON—Jan 15, 2019—AG nominee Barr says he doesn’t believe Mueller would be involved in ‘witch hunt,’ as Trump has labeled Russia probe. By Associated Press

WASHINGTON | Trump’s attorney general pick to tell Senate it’s ‘vitally important’ that Mueller be allowed to complete Russia probe

WASHINGTON — Jan 14, 2019—Trump’s attorney general pick to tell Senate it’s ‘vitally important’ that Mueller be allowed to complete Russia probe. By Associated Press

WASHINGTON | Acting AG Whitaker has thoughts on Mueller’s Russia probe

WASHINGTON  — Matthew Whitaker has warned that Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation risks “going too far” and supported limits on the prosecutor’s power. President Donald Trump couldn’t agree more. So the loyalty-loving Trump on Wednesday dumped Jeff Sessions from the helm of the Justice Department and replaced him, for now, with the onetime college football player … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Acting AG Whitaker has thoughts on Mueller’s Russia probe

WASHINGTON | Treasury employee accused in leak linked to Mueller’s probe

WASHINGTON — A Treasury Department employee was accused Wednesday of leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, and an unidentified high-ranking colleague was cited in court papers as a co-conspirator, but was not charged. Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards, a senior official at the department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, also … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Treasury employee accused in leak linked to Mueller’s probe

WASHINGTON | AP Source: Mueller OK with some written responses from Trump

WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller is willing to accept written responses from President Donald Trump regarding any potential coordination between his campaign and the Kremlin’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. That’s according to a person familiar with a letter Mueller sent to Trump’s legal team last Friday. The person says the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP Source: Mueller OK with some written responses from Trump

WASHINGTON | Trump lawyers call Comey ‘Machiavellian’ in note to Mueller

WASHINGTON — Lawyers for President Donald Trump unleashed a blistering attack on former FBI Director James Comey in a confidential memo last year to the special counsel, casting him as “Machiavellian,” dishonest and “unbounded by law and regulation” as they sought to undermine the credibility of a law enforcement leader they see as a critical … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump lawyers call Comey ‘Machiavellian’ in note to Mueller

WASHINGTON  | The Latest: Giuliani says Mueller narrows Trump questions

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the special counsel’s Russia investigation (all times local): 8:20 a.m. Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s attorney, says the special counsel in the Russia probe has narrowed the scope of potential questions for the president. Giuliani said on CNN Friday that the questions have been narrowed from … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | The Latest: Giuliani says Mueller narrows Trump questions