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AG William Barr went to bat for Trump in a wild interview where he baselessly claimed the FBI acted in ‘bad faith’ during the Russia probe

Attorney General William Barr made a number of unsubstantiated allegations against the FBI in a bizarre interview with NBC News’ Pete Williams on Tuesday. He claimed the FBI acted in “bad faith” when it investigated President Donald Trump’s campaign’s ties to Russia during the 2016 election. He accused the bureau […]
AG William Barr went to bat for Trump in a wild interview where he baselessly claimed the FBI acted in ‘bad faith’ during the Russia probe
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Attorney General William Barr: The FBI crossed ‘a serious red line’ by investigating Trump’s campaign

Attorney General William Barr accused the FBI of crossing “a serious red line” by investigating President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign. “The use of foreign intelligence capabilities and counterintelligence capabilities against an American political campaign, to me, is unprecedented and it’s a serious red line that’s been crossed,” Barr told CBS […]
Attorney General William Barr: The FBI crossed ‘a serious red line’ by investigating Trump’s campaign
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Top Senate Democrat warns Trump to ‘be careful what you wish for’ after he orders the release of sensitive Russia documents

Mark Warner, the ranking member on the Senate Intelligence Committee, warned President Donald Trump to “be careful what you wish for” after Trump ordered the release of sensitive materials related to the Russia investigation. Trump has ordered “the immediate declassification” of parts of the FBI’s June 2017 application to surveil […]
Top Senate Democrat warns Trump to ‘be careful what you wish for’ after he orders the release of sensitive Russia documents
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‘Off the charts’: National-security experts sound the alarm after Trump moves to selectively declassify the Carter Page FISA application

President Donald Trump’s decision to declassify select portions of an application, granted under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, that targeted the former Trump campaign aide Carter Page alarmed national-security and legal experts. Trump called for the immediate declassification of certain portions of the application, some of which appear to include […]
‘Off the charts’: National-security experts sound the alarm after Trump moves to selectively declassify the Carter Page FISA application
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Here’s what’s actually in the FBI’s Carter Page surveillance docs, and how it matches up with what lawmakers are saying about them

The FBI released previously secret documents on the surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page this weekend. President Donald Trump has since tweeted several false claims about the meaning and implications of the documents. The pages were heavily redacted, but the visible text provides some key information into the […]
Here’s what’s actually in the FBI’s Carter Page surveillance docs, and how it matches up with what lawmakers are saying about them
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The FBI’s Carter Page document release and Trump’s meeting with Putin dominated the Sunday shows. Here are the highlights that matter.

The FBI’s overnight release of Carter Page surveillance documents, US President Donald Trump’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, and future US moves with Russia dominated discussion on this week’s Sunday political shows. The Sunday shows are typically where DC heavyweights debate the policies of the week. They include: ABC’s […]
The FBI’s Carter Page document release and Trump’s meeting with Putin dominated the Sunday shows. Here are the highlights that matter.
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Rubio pushes back on Trump’s claims his campaign was spied on illegally: Investigators ‘didn’t do anything wrong’

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said newly released documents about the Department of Justice’s surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page was justified, not illegal spying or proof of collusion with Russia. Rubio’s comments came hours after Trump tweeted the documents proved his campaign was “illegally spied upon”. Page dismissed […]
Rubio pushes back on Trump’s claims his campaign was spied on illegally: Investigators ‘didn’t do anything wrong’
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Amid pressure from Sessions and Republicans, the DOJ’s internal watchdog opens investigation into surveillance of Trump aide

The Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General will review the FBI’s and DOJ’s application to monitor the former Trump campaign aide Carter Page during the election. The department’s internal watchdog said it was reviewing the process “in response to requests” from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and congressional lawmakers. […]
Amid pressure from Sessions and Republicans, the DOJ’s internal watchdog opens investigation into surveillance of Trump aide
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We read the whole report Republicans just released on the House Intel Committee’s Russia investigation — here are the main points

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday released a report detailing their findings in the panel’s Russia investigation. The report makes several incomplete assertions that seek to distance President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign from allegations of collusion with Moscow. Republicans also made numerous suggestions to shore up […]
We read the whole report Republicans just released on the House Intel Committee’s Russia investigation  —  here are the main points