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Trump, Giuliani talk presidential powers

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 6/04/18, 10:10 am

Speculation about whether special counsel Robert Mueller will want to grill President Donald Trump for the Russia investigation spawned a flurry of reaction over the weekend.

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Justice Department responds to Trump demands

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/22/18, 10:38 am

FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders to respond to demands for information about a confidential source in the 2016 Trump presidential campaign. The New York Times reported last week that an FBI informant had contact with Trump campaign officials before the 2016 election to question them about their relationships with Russia. The source reportedly asked Trump advisers George Papadopoulos and Carter Page about emails that Russian hackers stole from the Democratic National Committee.

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Trump wants inquiry on FBI campaign informant

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/21/18, 11:08 am

President Donald Trump said Sunday he would demand the Justice Department investigate whether the FBI planted an informant in his 2016 presidential campaign for political purposes. The New York Times reported Friday that a confidential FBI source had contact with Trump campaign officials to gather information about their relationships with Russia. The source asked Trump advisers George Papadopoulos and Carter Page about emails that Russian hackers stole from the Democratic National Committee, the Times reported.

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