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Democrats Fault Trump Over Russia Bounty Allegations, Ask For More Information

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer led Democrats to a White House briefing on reported payments by Russia to militants in Afghanistan to target U.S. troops.

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Congress Unites To Demand Answers From Trump On Russian Bounties In Afghanistan

Monday, June 29, 2020

Lawmakers in both parties demand to learn more from the Trump administration after press reports suggested that Russian operatives have paid Afghan insurgents to target U.S. forces.

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DOJ Whistleblowers Allege Political Interference In Big Cases

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Attorneys tell House lawmakers on Wednesday they perceived political influence in what is supposed to be the independent Department of Justice.

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Appeals Court Orders Lower Judge To Throw Out Michael Flynn Case

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

The judges rule that a lower court must dismiss the prosecution following requests both from Flynn and the Justice Department, which dropped its charges.

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Foreign Interference Persists And Techniques Are Evolving, Big Tech Tells Hill

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Facebook, Twitter and Google told House Democrats on Thursday that they think their countermeasures are working — but foreign governments are changing their techniques too.

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John Bolton Levels Historic Charges At Trump. A Wary Washington Isn't Jumping

Thursday, June 18, 2020

The former national security adviser is reviled so equally by so many on all sides in Washington that the allegations in his new memoir may not spark the kind of response they otherwise might.

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Trump Told China To 'Go Ahead' With Prison Camps, Bolton Alleges In New Book

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The former national security adviser avoided talking to Congress about what he knew when it was convened for impeachment — abetted by Republicans. Now he tells the story in a new book.

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Voting And Elections Divide Republicans And Democrats Like Little Else. Here's Why

Friday, June 12, 2020

The two parties differ in the basic ways they perceive and frame myriad aspects of practicing democracy, especially when it comes to voting.

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Congress Heads Toward Clash With Trump Over Removal Of Confederate Symbols

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Contradicting Trump, the GOP-led Senate Armed Services Committee greenlights a commission to rename Army installations bearing Confederate names. Lawmakers in the House are taking similar action.

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In 'Rigged,' A Comprehensive Account Of Decades Of Election Interference

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

Russia's attack on the 2016 election was novel in its scope and its methods, but the underlying principles were old, writes David Shimer in an important new history.

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Rosenstein Testifies On The Russia Investigation Before Senate

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Senate Republicans have started a new investigation into the Russia inquiry. Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday.

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Rod Rosenstein Defends Russia Probe But Says He Had Incomplete Info At The Time

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

The former deputy attorney general, who appointed Robert Mueller, testified that he would not have signed the application to continue surveillance on a former Trump aide knowing what he knows now.

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Trump, Retaliating Against Beijing, Revokes Privileges For Hong Kong

Friday, May 29, 2020

President Trump says the U.S. would take a number of steps after China's central government asserted more direct authority over Hong Kong, which it had pledged to treat differently.

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Surveillance Bill Once Again Tripped Up With New Opposition From Justice Department

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

President Trump and Attorney General William Barr opposed the legislation. The House was set to vote on it Wednesday night, but ultimately did not.

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Senate Passes Surveillance Bill With New Protections, But Political Fate Uncertain

Thursday, May 14, 2020

The legislation restores some lapsed investigative authorities and adds what advocates call new safeguards against abuse. But it must go back to the House and thence to President Trump.

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What You Need To Know About The Flynn, Biden And 'Unmasking' Story

Thursday, May 14, 2020

The story is complicated, and the complexity starts with the underlying practice at issue in the Michael Flynn saga: "unmasking."

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Biden, Comey Among Obama-Era Officials Who May Have Received Flynn Intel

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Republican senators working with a sympathetic acting director of national intelligence have tied the likely Democratic presidential nominee into a years-long saga over the Russia imbroglio.

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Judge In Flynn Case Invites Briefs Without Ruling On Feds' Dropped Charges

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Judge Emmet Sullivan asked others to opine about what he should do in the case of the former national security adviser, whom the Justice Department now won't prosecute.

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Michael Flynn Pleaded Guilty. Why Is The Justice Department Dropping The Charges?

Friday, May 08, 2020

Fate and politics have rewarded decisions made by the former national security adviser and his legal team, ultimately delivering him from legal jeopardy after a years-long odyssey.

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Justice Department Is Dropping Case Against Ex-Trump Adviser Michael Flynn

Thursday, May 07, 2020

After months of wrangling following the Russia investigation, prosecutors aren't going ahead with the case based on the former national security adviser's false statements to the FBI.

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