News > Donald Trump

Dems renew questions about FBI background check of Kavanaugh

3 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats are raising new concerns about the thoroughness of the FBI's background investigation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh after the FBI revealed that it had received thousands of tips and had provided “all relevant” ones to the White House counsel's office.
The FBI, responding to longstanding questions from Democrats, disclosed in a letter late last month that it had received more than 4,500 tips as it investigated the nominee's past following his 2018 nomination by President Donald Trump. The process was the first time that the FBI had set up a tip line...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Donald Trump      Democrats      News      Washington DC Bureau  


State Department rips Israeli plan to expand West Bank settlements

State Department rips Israeli plan to expand West Bank settlements

The State Department said it is "deeply concerned" by the Israeli government's plan to authorize the construction of more than 3,000 homes for Jewish settlers. Read more ...

Defense says American charged in Ghosn pay case not involved

The defense for former Nissan executive Greg Kelly has argued there is no evidence or motives linking him to alleged under-reporting of his ex-boss Carlos Ghosn's compensation Read more ...

Atlanta Braves overcome pitcher's broken leg, top Houston Astros in Game 1

Atlanta Braves overcome pitcher's broken leg, top Houston Astros in Game 1

A healthy swing by Jorge Soler powered the Atlanta Braves to a smashing start in the World Series. Read more ...

No. 1 Sacred Heart volleyball tops No. 2 Assumption in 7th Region Semifinal

No. 1 Sacred Heart volleyball tops No. 2 Assumption in 7th Region Semifinal

The Valkyries advance to the 7th Region Championship Read more ...

CA to renew COVID testing contract worth up to $1.7B with company reporting...

The company California is renewing with costs $53 per test and only 33% were processed in a day, based on results from October. Meanwhile, Bay Area-based BioSummer costs $10... Read more ...

Ports backlog persists despite Biden promise of longer hours

Ports backlog persists despite Biden promise of longer hours

The logjam at America's two largest ports has shown no sign of improving, despite President Biden's announcement earlier this month that both facilities were moving to a 24/7... Read more ...

Sudan's Abdalla Hamdok released, remains under ‘heavy security'

Deposed prime minister and his wife released as UN chief calls on Security Council to act on 'epidemic of coups'. Read more ...

Atlanta Braves overcome pitcher's broken leg, top Houston Astros in Game 1

Atlanta Braves overcome pitcher's broken leg, top Houston Astros in Game 1

A healthy swing by Jorge Soler powered the Atlanta Braves to a smashing start in the World Series. Read more ...

CDC greenlights FOURTH Covid vaccine jab for ‘immunocompromised' Americans...

CDC greenlights FOURTH Covid vaccine jab for ‘immunocompromised' Americans as definitions blur for ‘booster & fully vaccinated'

The CDC has approved a fourth Covid-19 vaccine shot for adults with compromised immune systems, allowing for yet another dose amid concerns of waning immunity, as some pharma... Read more ...

Wisconsin Lawmakers To Send Anti-Abortion Bills To Governor

MADISON, Wis. - The Republican-controlled Wisconsin Assembly was poised to give final approval Wednesday to a package of anti-abortion bills that Democratic Gov. Tony Evers is... Read more ...