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Court Filing References Secret Special Counsel Investigation. Here's What It Might Be

5 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The Justice Department says former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn has been very cooperative with the ongoing Russia probe and with an unspecified criminal investigation. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Court Filing References Secret Special Counsel Investigation. Here's What It Might Be

Court Filing References Secret Special Counsel Investigation. Here's What It Might Be

5 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The Justice Department says former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn has been very cooperative with the ongoing Russia probe and with an unspecified criminal investigation. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of... Read more ...

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a leading scholar. Who wins in a trade war? If... Read more ...

Betsy DeVos Used Private Email For Official Business In 'Limited' Cases

Betsy DeVos Used Private Email For Official Business In 'Limited' Cases

Federal investigators found fewer than 100 emails on government matters sent to and from the education secretary's personal accounts. Read more ...

Michael Cohen told lawmakers that Trump's attorney asked him to give false...

Michael Cohen told lawmakers that Trump's attorney asked him to give false testimony

Michael Cohen privately told lawmakers earlier this year that Jay Sekulow, President Donald Trump's current attorney, asked him to falsely testify to Congress that negotiations... Read more ...

Judge Rules Against Trump In Financial Records Dispute With Congress

Judge Rules Against Trump In Financial Records Dispute With Congress

A federal judge said Monday that the president cannot block a House subpoena to Mazars USA, an accounting firm for Trump and his businesses. Read more ...

Judge upholds Dem subpoena for Trump financial records

Judge upholds Dem subpoena for Trump financial records

A federal judge upheld a congressional subpoena seeking President Donald Trump's financial records from an accounting firm, dealing a blow to the president's efforts to resist... Read more ...

McConnell unveils bill to hike smoking age - revised and bipartisan

McConnell unveils bill to hike smoking age - revised and bipartisan

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell today introduced legislation to broadly raise the tobacco purchasing age to 21 - now a bipartisan effort that addresses some of the... Read more ...

Trump DOJ expected to push McGahn to defy Dem subpoena to testify

Trump DOJ expected to push McGahn to defy Dem subpoena to testify

The Justice Department is expected to deliver a legal opinion ahead of former White House Counsel Don McGahn's planned Tuesday testimony to the House Judiciary Committee... Read more ...

Border Agent Called Immigrants 'Subhuman S**t' And Racist Slurs In Text Messages

Border Agent Called Immigrants 'Subhuman S**t' And Racist Slurs In Text Messages

The text messages were revealed in federal court filings for Matthew Bowen, who faces charges for hitting an apprehended migrant with his Border Patrol truck. Read more ...

Trump FCC prepares to approve T-Mobile-Sprint merger

Trump FCC prepares to approve T-Mobile-Sprint merger

A Trump administration regulator on Monday moved to bless T-Mobile's $26 billion merger with Sprint, a deal that critics say will reduce wireless competition and raise prices... Read more ...