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Nadler rejects DOJ demand to delay Barr contempt vote after Dems propose limited Mueller report documents

June 5, 2019
Laura Jarrett, Manu Raju, Jeremy Herb | CNN
The House Judiciary Committee and Justice Department traded letters Tuesday in an effort to kickstart negotiations for Congress to obtain documents from special counsel Robert Mueller's report, but the efforts did not appear to halt a looming vote next week to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress.
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Witness in Mueller Inquiry Is Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

June 4, 2019
Mark Mazzetti | The New York Times
A cooperating witness in the special counsel investigation into Russian election interference has been charged with possession of child pornography, according to court documents unsealed on Monday.
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller Makes First Public Comments On Russia Investigation

May 30, 2019
Carrie Johnson, Kelsey Snell | NPR
Special Counsel Robert Mueller made his first public statement Wednesday saying his report was his testimony and making it clear he does not plan to testify before Congress.
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As he exits, Mueller suggests only Congress can ‘formally accuse a sitting president of wrongdoing’

May 30, 2019
Devlin Barrett, Matt Zapotosky, Felicia Sonmez | The Washington Post
Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III said Wednesday that his office could neither clear nor accuse President Trump of obstructing justice, leaving room for Congress to make a call where he would not and fueling impeachment demands among some Democrats.
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After Mueller statement, Trump and House Democrats dig in their heels

May 30, 2019
Yamiche Alcindor, Lisa Desjardins | PBS NewsHour
Special counsel Robert Mueller has finally addressed the findings of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. What is the political reaction to his remarks at the White House and on Capitol Hill?
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Mueller: 'If we had confidence the President clearly did not commit a crime, we would have said so'

May 29, 2019
Laura Jarrett, Jeremy Herb, Katelyn Polantz | CNN
Special counsel Robert Mueller said in a rare and remarkable public statement Wednesday his investigation could not clear President Donald Trump and that charging the President was not an option his office could consider.
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Flynn contacted GOP Mueller critic while cooperating with special counsel

May 18, 2019
Kaitlan Collins, Pamela Brown, Jeremy Herb, Katelyn Polantz | CNN
While he was cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn contacted at least one member of Congress who was publicly criticizing the special counsel probe, according to messages obtained by CNN.
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McGahn refused request by White House to say Trump did not obstruct justice after Mueller report’s release

May 11, 2019
Josh Dawsey, Carol Leonnig | The Washington Post
President Trump sought to have former White House counsel Donald McGahn issue a public statement last month that he did not believe the president had engaged in criminal conduct when he sought to exert control over the Russia investigation — a request McGahn declined, according to people familiar with the episode.
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