Category Archives: Russia

Breaking: Robert Mueller indicts 13 Russians for election meddling

(CNN) Special counsel Robert Mueller has indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for allegedly meddling in the 2016 presidential election, charging them with conspiracy to defraud the United States, the Department of Justice has announced. In addition, three … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Rick Gates attorneys quit

(CNN) Attorneys for former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates are seeking to withdraw from the case, according to a new court filing. They provided a reason to the court under seal. Walter Mack, one of the now-former attorneys for Gates, … Continue reading

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Report: Witness to Tell Mueller He Was Concerned Hope Hicks Obstructed

Mark Corallo, the former spokesman for President Donald Trump’s legal team, will reportedly tell special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators that White House communications director Hope Hicks said Donald Trump Jr.’s emails about the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Russians … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Devin Nunes Won’t Say if He Worked With WH on Anti-FBI Memo

House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) on Tuesday declined to say whether he worked with the White House on the anti-FBI memo written by members of his staff, the Daily Beast reports. His refusal came during a closed-door committee … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | State Department declines to sanction Russia for election meddling

WTF happened to Checks and Balances? Where are our leaders? If nothing is done then democracy is dead & the GOP is complicit. God help us all. WASHINGTON — The US State Department said on Monday a 2017 US law … Continue reading

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Breaking: Andrew McCabe steps down as FBI deputy director

BREAKING: Andrew McCabe has stepped down effective today as FBI deputy director, multiple sources familiar with the matter tell @ NBC News pic.twitter.com/kLrhDjzq7B — MSNBC (@MSNBC) January 29, 2018 Rep. Swalwell: If McCabe is stepping down for anything other than … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Trump ordered Mueller to be fired in June

WASHINGTON — President Trump ordered the firing last June of Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel overseeing the Russia investigation, according to four people told of the matter, but ultimately backed down after the White House counsel threatened to … Continue reading

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