President Donald Trump has granted Attorney General William Barr new powers to review and potentially release classified information related to the origins of the Russia investigation, a move aimed at accelerating Barr's inquiry into whether U.S. officials improperly surveilled Trump's…
By Laurie Kellman, Zeke Miller, Associated Press
"I wish that his family or his administration or his staff would have an intervention for the good of the country," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said at her weekly news conference, adding that she prays for him and the nation.
The showdown over the balance of power between the executive and legislative branches continued to play out Tuesday on Capitol Hill, as Congress again sought answers from the White House, and the Trump administration declined to provide them. Lisa Desjardins…
By Associated Press
A federal judge in New York agreed Tuesday to keep search warrant materials related to the investigation under seal until at least mid-July after prosecutors submitted a letter explaining that the probe is still ongoing.
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper saw some of the early evidence of Russian meddling in U.S. elections. Now a frequent critic and target of President Trump, Clapper has recently published a book, “Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from…
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press
The deal comes after the panel subpoenaed the president's eldest son to discuss answers Donald Trump Jr. gave the panel's staff in a 2017 interview.
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump told reporters Monday as he met with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán that he "would certainly agree to that."…
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including 2020 Democrats on the campaign trail in Iowa, the standoff between Congress and the White House over the Mueller…
By Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press
Rudy Giuliani used Twitter on Friday to explain his rationale for traveling to Kiev to push for two investigations.
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
Maria Butina, who admitted covertly gathering intelligence on the NRA and other groups, spoke to NPR in an interview.
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