A key Republican senator said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, who now oversees a probe of whether President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia during the 2016 election, told him he had no concerns about the special counsel leading the investigation.www.reuters.com
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, who now oversees a probe into whether President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia, told him he had no concerns about Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading the investigation.U.S.
Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal called Trump's assertion that he would intervene in Meng Wanzhou's case "extremely disturbing."Global News
The former top trial lawyer in the Obama administration is calling on House Democrats to stand up to “fake” acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker. Former acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal made the remarks to MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow on Twitter. “What is DOJ waiting for before it says whether Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker has met with DOJ ethics lawyers about him overseeing the Mueller investigation?” Maddow asked. “Why would DOJ tell the public he …Raw Story
The dispute between William Barr and the government's antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, has taken on renewed significance.www.washingtonpost.com
The lawmaker expected to head the powerful House Oversight Committee in the new U.S. Congress says one of his first priorities will be investigating why President Donald Trump's administration decided to ask about citizenship on the 2020 census questionnaire.IN
By Susan CornwellWASHINGTON, Nov 14 (Reuters) - The lawmaker expected to head the powerful House Oversight Committee in the new U.S. Congress says one of...Mail Online