Thursday’s news: “I meet and talk to ‘foreign governments’ every day,” President Donald Trump tweeted this morning as the fallout from his recent comments regarding accepting information from foreign countries continues. Plus, Hope Hicks will testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee next week, and the case to curtail big tech companies grows.
Sick first responders to the 9/11 attacks gave emotional testimony to Congress on Tuesday, demanding lawmakers extend a compensation fund for those ailing and dying of diseases linked to toxic debris at the disaster sites.
Attorney General William Barr has agreed to begin handing over "key evidence" underlying the report by special counsel Robert Mueller. In exchange, Democrats agreed to put off a vote to hold Mueller in contempt.