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Obama’s secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin’s election assault

June 23, 2017
Adam Entous, Greg Miller, Ellen Nakashima | The Washington Post
Over that five-month interval, the Obama administration secretly debated dozens of options for deterring or punishing Russia.
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Trump: I did not make recordings of Comey

June 23, 2017
Jeff Zeleny, Dan Merica | CNN
President Donald Trump did not record his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey, he tweeted on Thursday, ending weeks of speculation kick-started by the President himself.
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller meets with House Russia investigators

June 21, 2017
Manu Raju, Tom LoBianco, Ashley Killough | CNN
The special counsel overseeing the Justice Department's Russia investigation met with the leaders of the House Russia probe Tuesday evening, as the two sets of investigators figure out how to co-exist.
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Trump meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia investigation

June 21, 2017
Vivian Salama | Associated Press
President Donald Trump met with his Ukrainian counterpart Tuesday amid intensifying questions over whether his administration will step in to protect partners in the face of Russian aggression.
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Longtime Trump attorney hires lawyer in Russia probe

June 17, 2017
Gloria Borger, Jeremy Diamond | CNN
President Donald Trump's longtime attorney and adviser Michael Cohen has hired a lawyer to represent him in the investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, Cohen told CNN on Friday.

Calls for unity in the aftermath of Congressional shooting

June 16, 2017
Republicans and Democrats came together for a moment of bipartisan unity.
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Trump confirms he’s under investigation

June 16, 2017
Vivian Salama | Trump confirms he’s under investigation
President Donald Trump confirmed Friday he was under investigation and appeared to take aim at a senior Justice Department official, in a tweet that seemed to encapsulate his frustration with the ongoing focus on Russia’s involvement in the 2016 election.
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Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe

June 16, 2017
Jeff Zeleny, Elizabeth Landers | CNN
Vice President Mike Pence has hired his own lawyer to represent him in the special counsel investigation and congressional inquiries into Russia's role in the 2016 election.
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