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  • Trump’s obstruction is collusion if the FBI has evidence he’s a Russian agent: Former federal prosecutor

    The FBI’s counterintelligence investigation of President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia add a whole new dimension to the special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of his alleged obstruction of justice, according to a former federal prosecutor. Federal investigators began eyeing the president after he fired then-FBI director James Comey, and former prosecutor Renato Mariotti argued in a Politico Magazine column that any actions Trump has taken to obstruct investigations into his campaign and...

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  • Top Dems raise obstruction, intimidation in blasting Trump comments on Cohen

    A trio of top House Democrats on Sunday warned President Trump against "any action to obstruct" oversight efforts by Congress.The warning - issued in a statement by Reps. Elijah Cummings (Md.), Jerrold Nadler (N.Y

  • Top Intel Dem: US 'does not know' what Trump, Putin discussed

    The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee bemoaned on Sunday that the US government does not know what President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed last year at their summit in Helsinki, Finland. "The American government does not know what was discussed between Trump and Vladimir Putin in that frankly pathetic, embarrassing encounter where Trump was kowtowing on the world stage to Vladimir Putin in Helsinki," Virginia Sen. Mark Warner said on CNN's "State of...

  • Trump obstructed justice if he told Cohen to lie before Congress, Dem lawmaker says

    “If the President directed [Michael] Cohen to lie to Congress, that is obstruction of justice," tweeted Rep. David Cicilline.