Special Counsel Robert Mueller secured another potential witness this week in his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Rick Gates, the former deputy chairman of the Trump campaign,pleaded guilty on Friday to charges including conspiracy against the US and making a false statement to federal investigators. Gates became […]
In what was perhaps the most momentous week in the Russia investigation so far, headlines were dominated by the release of a highly controversial memo by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee. The document’s central claim is that the Department of Justice and FBI bypassed proper protocol when they sought […]
The Russia investigation saw major developments on multiple fronts this week. Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon and former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski frustrated investigators on the House Intelligence Committee when they refused to divulge key details about their time in President Donald Trump’s inner circle. Meanwhile, lawmakers […]
This week brought more drama and a slew of revelations in the Russia investigation. President Donald Trump set lawmakers scrambling when he blasted out an early-morning tweet about a controversial surveillance law that he said was used to “so badly surveil and abuse” the Trump campaign along with the “discredited […]
During the first week of 2018, investigators and the president’s allies alike zeroed in on the Department of Justice, with two Republican congressmen calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign and former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, Paul Manafort, suing the department, seeking to limit its powers. Underneath […]
Ahead of the New Year, the investigation into the Trump campaign’s potential collusion with Russia during the 2016 presidential election remained relatively quiet, as it has since former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s dramatic indictment at the start of this month. Special counsel Robert Mueller III dove into the Trump […]
It was a relatively slow week in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, but some key revelations helped move the investigation forward. Here’s everything you need to know about what has happened since Monday: Anti-Mueller Republicans have been communicating with the White House: One […]
This week saw a slew of critical...
New developments in the Russia investigation...