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Politics Jan 09Senate Democrats release full transcript of interview with firm behind Trump-Russia dossier
President Donald Trump has derided the dossier as politically motivated, and several GOP-led committees are investigating whether it formed the basis for the FBI's initial investigation into Russian election interference.
Politics Jan 042 GOP lawmakers want Sessions to quit, say he’s lost control
Two Republican House members are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign as they criticizing his Justice Department for not cooperating with Congress and for leaks related to its Russia investigation.
Politics Jan 03Former AG Holder says Sessions should defend the FBI
Eric Holder said Wednesday that Republicans who have criticized the agency are trying to delegitimize the department without any thought of the long-term consequences.
Politics Dec 19Former Green Party presidential candidate cooperates in Russia probe into 2016 election
The request to Jill Stein is more evidence that the Senate panel will still have much work to do in 2018. While the investigation has largely focused on both the Russian interference and whether it was in any way connected…
Politics Dec 15Senate may put off most anticipated Russian investigation findings
With no firm conclusions yet on whether President Donald Trump's campaign may have coordinated with Russia, the Senate intelligence committee could delay answering that question.
Politics Nov 23Congressional Russia probes likely to head into 2018
WASHINGTON — Some Republicans are hoping lawmakers will soon wrap up investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election that have dragged on for most of the year. But with new details in the probe emerging almost daily, that seems…
Politics Nov 16Senators press Kushner for more documents in Russia investigation
The top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee are saying that President Donald Trump’s son-in-law hasn’t been fully forthcoming with the panel’s probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley and Democratic Sen.
Politics Nov 01Here are some of the ads Facebook says are linked to Russia
The ads were released Wednesday as officials from Facebook and other social media companies faced criticism for not doing enough to prevent Russian agents from interfering with the American political process.
Politics Oct 31As Russia probe continues, some lawmakers want Trump to leave Mueller alone
Democrats — and a few Republicans — in Congress have a clear message for President Donald Trump: Don't mess with Robert Mueller.
Nation Oct 30AP report: Russia-linked posts may have reached 126 million Facebook users
The company says the total number of agency posts accounted for less than 1 of every 23,000 posts on Facebook.