GOP senators urge criminal probe of Trump dossier author
Jan 06, 2018, 02:05
The FBI has reopened its absurd investigation of the Clinton Foundation.
In an op-ed for the Washington Examiner Thursday, House Freedom Caucus leaders Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan called for Sessions's resignation on the grounds that he failed to prevent federal law-enforcement agents from leaking to the press.
Grassley's and Graham's letter to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Federal Bureau of Investigation director Christopher Wray was attached to a classified memorandum that the senators said addressed apparent communications between Steele and "multiple USA news outlets" regarding the dossier.
The American legal system is really getting a workout these days, now that we have a president who sees courts and the Justice Department primarily as tools to take revenge on his enemies. He is accusing Rosenstein of overstepping the scope of his authority by appointing special counsel Robert Mueller to investigate not just "links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with" the campaign, but "any matters that arose or may arise directly from" the investigation.
Donald Trump has threatened to sue a publisher over a book he doesn't like. The meeting is a pivotal part of Mueller's Russian Federation probe.
The unsubstantiated dossier was put together during the election campaign and was partially funded by Hillary Clinton's campaign and the Democrats. Prior to this revelation, many had believed that it was the Trump-Russia dossier, compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele, that had prompted the investigation.
The Intelligence Committee has attempted to slap contempt citations on the department and the FBI for its investigation into claims of Russian collusion in the dossier.
The president did not mention in the comment which segment or guest on the show elicited the response, but the comments came following an interview involving former Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz, now a network correspondent, and his comments concerning FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who is reportedly planning to retire this spring.
The request against former British spy Christopher Steele is believed to be the first known criminal referral by lawmakers in the investigation into Russia's possible meddling in the 2016 United States election. Some legal experts have claimed that the move is in part motivated by politics. The FBI also meant to pay Steele to continue the research he had done for Fusion GPS until the dossier was revealed to the public by BuzzFeed News in January 2017.
There are now three ongoing congressional investigations into allegations of Russian interference in the election and complicity by Donald Trump's campaign team.
The trial in the case was completed on 13 December in the special CBI court and 10 days later, he was convicted on 23 December. ANI reported that the quantum of sentence was not announced today due to the death of advocate Vindeshwari Prasad.
Monster Hunter World owners on either platform will be able to meet him via a free post-launch DLC, due later this spring. Last but not least the developer revealed some of their post-launch plans for the latest Monster Hunter iteration.
Sears Holdings Corp. recently announced its closing 103 more stores, including 64 Kmart locations and 39 Sears stores. The company said the closures are part of an ongoing effort to "right size" its store footprint.
Timberlake teamed up with a lot of familiar faces for Man of the Woods , and they all seem pretty excited about the final product. Pharrell, as well as longtime collaborator Timbaland , Alicia Keys and Chris Stapleton are expected to be on the project.
The body of the deceased American tourist and the seven other injured were transferred to Luxor International Hospital. Luxor Governor Mahmoud Badr said a statement about the incident would be released shortly, according to AFP .
The January 12 premiere will mark the former president's first appearance on a television talk show since leaving office. Barack Obama was recently seen in a sit-down interview with Prince Harry for BBC.
The growth rate of the agriculture , fishing and forestry sector is expected to decline from 4.9% in 2016-'17 to 2.1% in 2017-'18. He also indicated that the government could find it hard to achieve its fiscal deficit target of 3.2 per cent of GDP.
Female Rebel BBL starts their season from the 9th f December, which is 10 days earlier from the male season of KFC BBL games. Fans of cricket across the world can see the online stream at the official Australian cricket website, and throw its app.
These are the Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2
The upcoming XA2 is rumored to boost its screen size from five inches to 5.2-inches while maintaining its 1080p screen resolution. Both phones will also likely feature the latest Android 8.0 Oreo version, as is the standard now for 2018.
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