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Politics Jun 24Ex-White House aide to answer written questions for Congress
Annie Donaldson, a former aide to former White House Counsel Donald McGahn, appears frequently in special counsel Robert Mueller's report.
Politics Jun 21House panel to subpoena Felix Sater after no-show
The House intelligence committee says it will subpoena the Russia-born business executive after he did not appear for a scheduled interview Friday to discuss his behind-the-scenes role in Donald Trump's effort to build a skyscraper in Moscow during the presidential…
Politics Jun 20Hope Hicks interview transcript released by House
Hicks refused to answer any questions related to her time working for President Donald Trump after he was elected, following orders from White House lawyers. She was blocked from answering questions 155 times, the committee said in a statement accompanying…
Politics Jun 20House, Senate leaders to meet with Trump on Iran
The briefing comes after Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. surveillance drone.
Politics Jun 19Democrats access Trump’s inner circle with Hope Hicks interview
House lawmakers interviewed the former communications director for President Donald Trump behind closed doors.
Politics Jun 14Democrats accelerate election security push after Trump comments
Lawmakers had already been compiling a fresh package of bills in the aftermath of special counsel Robert Mueller's findings in the Trump-Russia probe. But House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democrats are now pushing ahead with votes because it's part of…
Politics Jun 12Former Trump aide Hope Hicks agrees to closed House Judiciary interview
The panel subpoenaed Hicks last month as part of its investigation into special counsel Robert Mueller's report and obstruction of justice.
Politics Jun 12Trump Jr. says he offered ‘final clarity’ in Senate Intelligence testimony
Donald Trump Jr. said he was happy to clarify answers from an interview with the panel's staff in 2017, but told reporters, "I don't think I changed any of what I said because there was nothing to change."…
Politics Jun 12WATCH: Former FBI officials say Russian meddling used textbook tricks of Kremlin spycraft
At the House Intelligence Committee hearing, Robert Anderson and Stephanie Douglas highlighted aspects of the Mueller report they said showed Russian efforts to screen and test Trump campaign associates in hopes of maximizing their chances of getting what they wanted.
Politics Jun 11Democrats push new strategy for enforcing Russia subpoenas
Tuesday's House vote on whether committees can enforce Trump subpoenas in federal court reflects a new strategy for Democrats, who have moved toward lawsuits and away from criminal contempt as they investigate the Trump administration.