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WELL: AP source: Prosecutor to examine Russia probe origins. Attorney General William Barr ha…

WELL: AP source: Prosecutor to examine Russia probe origins. Attorney General William Barr has appointed a U.S. attorney to examine the origins of the Russia investigation and determine if intelligence collection involving the Trump campaign was “lawful and appropriate,” a … Continue reading

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House Democrats launch probe into EPA officials’ ties to utilities

POLITICO: “The House Energy and Commerce Committee is launching an investigation into whether top EPA officials violated ethics rules by launching a rollback of air pollution regulations that benefited their former lobbying clients in the electric utility sector. The committee’s … Continue reading

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Tapegate Probe Will Outlast Bush Presidency

You cant make this stuff up. The federal prosecutor chosen to lead the criminal investigation into the Central Intelligence Agencys destruction of interrogation videotapes is the same guy who helped bust up the Boston mob. With his choice of veteran … Continue reading

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[Stewart Baker] Why the FBI's counterintelligence probe of President Trump should be investigated

If no President is above the law, does that mean no President is above the FBI?Readers of this blog may be interested in my Lawfare post about the news that the FBI made President Trump the subject of a counterintelligence … Continue reading

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William Barr, AG Nominee, Sent the DOJ a Memo Criticizing Robert Mueller’s Obstruction Probe; Read the Barr Memo

President Trump’s pick for attorney general, William Barr, sent the Justice Department an unsolicited memo earlier this year questioning the appropriateness of an obstruction probe special counsel Robert Mueller is said to be conducting of certain Trump actions in the … Continue reading

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