Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including Attorney General William Barr’s Senate testimony and absence from a scheduled House Judiciary Committee hearing, deteriorating relations between Congress…
By Jill Colvin, Deb Reichmann, Associated Press
White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders said Putin and Trump talked "very, very briefly" about the Mueller report, but she dodged a question about whether they had discussed Russian election interference.
Throughout the tense, roughly five-hour hearing, Attorney General William Barr defended his handling of the report. But his performance raised new questions about his actions, and Democrats’ concerns about his independence from President Donald Trump.
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
Attorney General William Barr has told House Judiciary Committee members he will not testify Thursday, according to AP sources.
By Associated Press
Barr said the letter from special counsel Robert Mueller, which the Justice Department released Wednesday, was probably written by someone on Mueller's staff.
Special counsel Robert Mueller sent a letter to Attorney General Barr expressing his concerns with Barr's summary of his report.
By Hope Yen, Associated Press
President Donald Trump stretched the truth on various fronts at his Wisconsin rally and in weekend remarks, asserting that an immigration plan to send migrants illegally in the country to sanctuary cities had begun when it hadn’t. He also claimed…
Congress can find a president or another official guilty of the accusations even if it is unclear whether they would be convicted in a court of law.
By Hope Yen, Calvin Woodward, Associated Press
President Donald Trump is still distorting the truth about the Russia investigation, claiming exoneration from a special counsel's report that he is also assailing as hopelessly biased. Here's a closer look at the president's claims.
By Deb Riechmann, Susannah George, Associated Press
Two months before special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed in the spring of 2017, President Donald Trump picked up the phone and called the head of the largest U.S. intelligence agency. Trump told Mike Rogers, director of the National Security…
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