CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos
White House officials said the president is not considering such a step.
Since his election, the predictions have proven mostly true, aside from one major detail - he wasn't talking about himself. The president might want to consider finding an actual expert in criminal law to represent him; this investigation is extensive, serious and possibly career-ending for a growing list of figures, which now certainly includes the president.
The special counsel appointed to investigate Russian influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is now examining whether President Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice, it has been reported. He also called Comey a "nut job". "Our country, we have to get back to work".
Given all that is declassified or has been leaked, we know the intelligence community has compiled, and continues to compile, information that fills in the spaces between the dots forming the straight line to the Oval Office.
The written testimony of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, released a day early before his appearance at the Senate Intelligence Committee, reveals a president acting like a white collar hood.
While the Justice Department appointed Mueller to investigate Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election - and any "collusion" with the Trump campaign - his assignment also includes "any matters that arose or may arise" from the Russia probe.
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All those years ago, it was Toni's decision to turn Nadal from a right-hander - his dominant hand outside of tennis - to a lefty. Despite having spent more than five hours on court getting to the final, Wawrinka had the first break point in the third game.
Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction
Meanwhile, in a publicity stunt, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered political asylum to Comey . "This is odd ", Putin said. She said it was inappropriate to fire Comey given that he was overseeing the Russian Federation investigation.
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According to MSNBC , Rand Paul said that Scalise, as a House leader, always has Capitol Police with him as security detail. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old IL native with a history of lashing out at Republicans and their policy agenda.
The obstruction of justice investigation into Trump began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post said.
President Trump cited the probe into Hillary Clinton's emails as a key reason for her not to be trusted with the presidency..
According to the paper, Daniel Coats, the current director of national intelligence, Mike Rogers, head of the National Security Agency, and Rogers's recently departed deputy, Richard Ledgett, agreed to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators as early as this week.
"I took it as a very disturbing thing, very concerning, but that a conclusion I'm sure the special counsel will work towards to try to understand what the intention was there", he said.
After Comey's testimony, Trump said he had been vindicated because his former FBI director confirmed telling Trump on three occasions that he was not under investigation.
Trump on Thursday dismissedthe Washington Post report - which cited several unnamed sources - on the federal criminal probe as "phony", which he has similarly done in the past regarding articles on his campaign's alleged ties with Russian Federation.
Trump further claimed it all stems from his critics' "phony collusion" allegations. "Nice", he tweeted just before 7 a.m.