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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.
Politics Oct 27Facebook ads: Social media giant announces new transparency
Under pressure in advance of hearings on Russian election interference, Facebook is moving to increase transparency for everyone who sees and buys political advertising on its site.
Politics Oct 27Senate Judiciary’s Russia probe veers into partisanship
The once-bipartisan Senate Judiciary Committee investigation into Russian influence in the 2016 election has broken along partisan lines.
Nation Oct 11Facebook’s Sandberg meets with lawmakers about Russia probe
Wednesday's meetings are ahead of a Nov. 1 House Intelligence Committee hearing at which Facebook, Twitter and Google are expected to testify.
Politics Oct 10Political research firm behind Trump-Russia dossier subpoenaed by House intelligence committee
The firm's lawyer said the subpoenas were a "blatant attempt to undermine" the credibility of the dossier and came even as the firm was cooperating with the committee.
Politics Oct 04WATCH: Senators discuss first findings in Russia probe
WASHINGTON — The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee said Wednesday the panel is continuing to investigate possible collusion between Russia and associates of the Trump campaign, but has not reached a conclusion yet.
Politics Sep 28Twitter to meet with House, Senate committees in Russia probe
Social media giant Twitter will visit Capitol Hill Thursday as part of the House and Senate investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 elections.