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Politics Jan 26Trump denies Times report that he ordered Mueller fired
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump demanded the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June but backed down after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign, according to a New York Times report that Trump quickly dismissed Friday as…
Politics Jan 25Trump wanted Mueller fired, but backed off, New York Times report says
The newspaper reports that Trump demanded Mueller's firing just weeks after the special counsel was first appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.
Politics Jan 17House panel subpoenas Steve Bannon in ongoing Russia investigation
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has refused to answer a broad array of queries from the House Intelligence Committee about his time working for the president, leading to a subpoena.
Politics Dec 20WATCH: Sen. Warner cautions President Trump against meddling in Mueller probe
Virginia Sen. Mark Warner said today that growing criticism of Mueller's probe pointed to an effort to lay the groundwork for Mueller's removal or other interference in the federal investigation.
Politics Dec 08Manafort drafted op-ed on Ukraine under house arrest, according to court documents
The op-ed was published this week in an English-language newspaper in Ukraine under the byline of a former Ukrainian Foreign Ministry spokesman. Prosecutors also say that Manafort's attorney had assured them the essay wouldn't be published.
Politics Nov 07Trump a graver threat to American democracy than Russian meddling, Schiff says
Rep. Adam Schiff cited a litany of actions by Trump, from appointing Cabinet officers with "direct conflicts of interest" and goals of dismantling their agencies to limiting Muslim immigration and discrediting federal judges.