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Nadler makes moves toward impeachment proceedings

July 27, 2019
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Democrats in the House are making their loudest overtures yet toward impeachment of President Trump. They’ve asked a court for documents from the Mueller investigation that House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler says are needed for an impeachment inquiry.
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Inside the Republicans’ Mueller-day Strategy

July 26, 2019
Shawna Thomas | VICE News
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), known for being fiercely conservative and combative in congressional hearings, had a plan for Wednesday's House Judiciary Committee hearing with former Special Counsel Robert Mueller. He wanted to make sure people didn't forget that there are still some unanswered questions about how the original investigation into the Russian interference in the 2016 election began.
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Mueller, in occasionally halting testimony, points to foreign interference and offers some sharp criticism of Trump

July 25, 2019
Devlin Barrett, Rosalind Helderman, Karoun Demirjian, Matt Zapotosky | The Washington Post
Former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, in quiet and occasionally halting testimony, warned Congress on Wednesday that Russia is still interfering with American democracy and offered some sharp criticism of President Trump.
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Trump Says Mueller Was ‘Horrible’ and Republicans ‘Had a Good Day’

July 25, 2019
Michael Shear, Lola Fadulu | The New York Times
President Trump declared himself vindicated by Wednesday’s congressional appearance of Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, calling it a “devastating” day for Democrats that exposed the Russia investigation as a “hoax” and a yearslong “phony cloud” over his head.
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Dems haven't yet ruled out impeachment

July 25, 2019
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller appeared before two congressional committees on Wednesday. He mainly stuck to the script laid out in his written report, and sometimes appeared to struggle with questions. He said Russian election interference remains a threat, and emphasized that his investigation did not exonerate the President. Still, Mr. Trump declared victory.
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Sources: Trump irritated -- not anxious -- ahead of Mueller testimony

July 24, 2019
Manu Raju | CNN
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller finally answering questions before Congress [Wednesday.] House Democrats, 88 of whom support an impeachment inquiry, hope that [Wednesday's] testimony will persuade millions more Americans that President Trump committed crimes and is unfit for office.
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Robert Mueller Testifies to Congress: Live Updates

July 24, 2019
Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Nicholas Fandos | The New York Times
A reluctant Mueller reiterated that President Trump “was not exculpated.”... Mueller seemed to suggest he would have indicted Trump if he could have.
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Justice Department tells Mueller to not answer a wide swath of questions

July 23, 2019
Devlin Barrett, Matt Zapotosky | The Washington Post
The Justice Department instructed former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III in a letter Monday not to answer a wide variety of questions about his investigation of the president and Russian interference in the 2016 election — a fresh indication of how difficult it may be to extract any new information or insights about the high-profile investigation when he testifies to Congress on Wednesday.
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Trump goes off on Mueller, renews attacks on the Dem 'Squad'

July 23, 2019
Abby Phillip | CNN
It may be must-see TV, but President Trump says he's not sure he'll watch Special Counsel Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress Wednesday.
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