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Trump Calls Congressional Inquiry a ‘Witch Hunt’

March 31, 2017
Julie Hirschfeld Davis | The New York Times
President Trump said on Friday that Michael T. Flynn should ask for immunity from prosecution in the congressional investigation into the presidential campaign’s ties to Moscow.
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White House invites House and Senate intelligence committee leaders to review new documents

March 31, 2017
Abby Phillip, Jenna Johnson | The Washington Post
The chairman and ranking minority-party members of the House and Senate intel committees have been invited to the White House to review information related to the potential unauthorized disclosure of classified information about U.S. persons.
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Senate panel tees up Russia intel hearing

March 30, 2017
Kimberly Atkins | Boston Herald
Leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee have distanced themselves from their controversy-plagued House counterparts, vowing a serious probe of Russian election interference.
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Trump Son-in-Law Jared Kushner Agrees to Meet Senate Panel in Russia Probe

March 27, 2017
Byron Tau, Carol Lee, Shane Harris | The Wall Street Journal
President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has agreed to an interview with the Senate committee probing Russia’s interference in the 2016 election.
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Schiff: New evidence shows possible Trump-Russia collusion

March 24, 2017
Manu Raju, Theodore Schleifer | CNN
The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee is claiming that he has seen new information on collusion between associates of President Trump and Russia.
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Can President Trump Handle the Truth?

March 23, 2017
Michael Scherer | TIME
"The more the conversation continued, the more the binary distinctions between truth and falsehood blurred."
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House Intel chairman: Trump's personal communications may have been collected

March 23, 2017
Stephen Collinson, Tom LoBianco, Manu Raju | CNN
House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes set off a stunning new political controversy Wednesday with revelations of possible "incidental" surveillance of President Trump.
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