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Republicans ratchet up Mueller criticism

December 13, 2017
Manu Raju, Jeremy Herb | CNN
Republicans in Congress are sharpening their criticism of Robert Mueller and his team of prosecutors, a sign that the special counsel investigating the President Donald Trump's campaign is increasingly losing GOP support on Capitol Hill.
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Inside Trump’s legal team: Trying to protect the president from Mueller’s ‘killers'

December 12, 2017
Philip Rucker, Josh Dawsey, Rosalind Helderman | The Washington Post
When the president frets that Mueller may be getting too close to him, they assure him he has done nothing wrong, urge him to resist attacking the special counsel and insist that the investigation is wrapping up — first, they said, by Thanksgiving, then by Christmas and now by early next year.

The impact of President Trump's Jerusalem decision

December 8, 2017
Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem has triggered unrest.
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With latest plea deal, Mueller's investigation closing in on Trump

December 2, 2017
Joan Biskupic | CNN
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's plea deal Friday with President Donald Trump's former national security adviser signaled that Mueller is closing in on senior officials of the 2016 Trump campaign, heightening the conflict between the two leading players in America's post-election Russia drama.
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Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to FBI, agrees to cooperate with Mueller

December 2, 2017
Geoff Bennett | NBC News
Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty on Friday to lying to the FBI, and he is now said to be cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller in the Russia investigation.

Michael Flynn pleads guilty, Republicans move closer to overhauling the tax code

December 1, 2017
Gen. Michael T. Flynn, former national security adviser and a key member of the Trump campaign team, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about the contact he had with a Russian ambassador last December before President Trump took office.
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Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to the FBI

December 1, 2017
Carol Leonnig, Josh Dawsey , Devlin Barrett | The Washington Post
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, marking another milestone in the wide-ranging probe of Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III.
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