|Fri, 24 May 2019 00:45:56 GMT|
The President ordered the agencies to assist in a review of surveillance issues surrounding his 2016 campaign and authorized Barr to declassify documents
President Donald Trump ordered all intelligence agencies late Thursday evening to assist Attorney General William Barr in his review of surveillance issues surrounding Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, delegating significant authority to Barr to declassify intelligence documents as the attorney general sees fit.
|Wed, 22 May 2019 17:04:59 GMT|
Barr rails against court orders blocking Trump agenda
Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday criticized what he sees as a growing trend of courts issuing nationwide injunctions to pause policy moves within the Executive Branch, which threaten separation of powers and thwarts President Donald Trump's agenda.
|Fri, 24 May 2019 00:51:03 GMT|
Trump lists people he believes committed treason
During an impromptu press conference, a reporter asked President Donald Trump to expound on his recent claims of treason and name specific people he is accusing.
|Thu, 23 May 2019 18:07:37 GMT|
Nadler pushes for empowering committee chairs on contempt
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler is pushing to empower committee chairs to hold individuals in contempt of Congress without going to the floor for a full House vote, a move that could expedite Democrats' ability to punish anyone who defies their subpoenas but also risk further escalating tensions between congressional Democrats and the White House.
|Tue, 21 May 2019 21:01:51 GMT|
Barr to WSJ: I felt rules were changed to hurt Trump
President Donald Trump is accusing his opponents of treason, claiming the FBI spied on his 2016 campaign. Attorney General William Barr is digging in, telling the Wall Street Journal he "felt the rules were being changed to hurt Trump" and that it is damaging to the presidency.
|Thu, 23 May 2019 00:31:11 GMT|
Federal court unseals Michael Cohen search warrants, further detailing his Russian ties
President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen had more than 1,000 contacts with a Russian-linked company, evidence that special counsel Robert Mueller used to quickly intensify his investigation, according to newly unsealed court records.
|Thu, 23 May 2019 22:37:18 GMT|
Trump denies 'temper tantrum' in angry public episode
President Donald Trump ratcheted up his feud with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday, turning an event organized to announce a multibillion-dollar aid package to farmers into a nearly half-hour-long diatribe against his Democratic rivals.