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Giuliani slams Strzok testimony

by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/13/18, 01:03 pm

President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani responded harshly Friday to FBI agent Peter Strzok’s congressional testimony by calling it a disgrace. “President Trump is being investigated by people who possess pathological hatred for him,” tweeted Giuliani, the former mayor of New York. 

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Fracas in House as Strzok testifies

by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/12/18, 02:06 pm

A tension-filled House hearing for FBI agent Peter Strzok erupted into chaos along partisan lines Thursday. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., threatened to recess the meeting and hold Strzok in contempt if he did not answer questions from Republicans about anti-Trump text messages he sent during the 2016 presidential campaign. Republican and Democratic lawmakers yelled at each other as Democrats objected, but Goodlatte let the hearing proceed.

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Rosenstein on the hot seat

by Kent Covington & Lynde Langdon
Posted 6/29/18, 11:32 am

Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein met Thursday with lawmakers on Capitol Hill to answer questions about the Justice Department’s investigations into the 2016 presidential election. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., grilled Rosenstein on whether he read an application for a covert surveillance warrant before signing it. A judge approved that application, allowing officials to listen in on members of then-candidate Donald Trump’s campaign. Rosenstein said there was nothing improper about the warrant.

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