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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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Trump Transition Team Orders Former Aides to Preserve Russia-Related Materials

June 16, 2017
Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Adam Goldman, Matthew Rosenberg | The New York Times
Members of President Trump’s transition team were ordered on Thursday to preserve documents and other materials related to the investigation of Russian interference in the presidential election, according to a memo obtained by The New York Times.
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President Trump is under investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller: Report

June 15, 2017
Eamon Javers | CNBC
The Washington Post is reporting President Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice.
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Trump Stews, Staff Steps In, and Mueller Is Safe for Now

June 14, 2017
Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Maggie Haberman, Glenn Thrush | The New York Times
For now, the staff has prevailed. “While the president has every right to” fire Mr. Mueller, “he has no intention to do so,” the White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters late Tuesday.
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intel Committee

June 14, 2017
Carrie Johnson, Ari Shapiro | NPR
During his Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he did not engage in improper conversations with Russian officials while he was campaigning for President Trump.
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

June 13, 2017
Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee about his meetings with Russian officials during the 2016 presidential election.
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Sessions won’t reveal information about conversations with Trump

June 13, 2017
Josh Gerstein, Tara Palmeri | POLITICO
Jeff Sessions does not plan to reveal information about his private conversations with President Donald Trump during his testimony tomorrow before the Senate Intel Committee, according to sources close to the Attorney General.
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