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Former CIA chief Brennan had concerns about Russian contacts with Trump campaign
Former CIA Director John Brennan told Congress that U.S. intelligence found contact between Russian officials and people involved with the Donald Trump campaign at a time in 2016 when the Russians were "brazenly" interfering in the presidential election. "I encountered and am aware of information
AP FACT CHECK: Trump exaggerates record while abroad
AP FACT CHECK: Trump gets ahead of developments in citing his record during Saudi Arabia speech.
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Russia claims under scrutiny
AP FACT CHECK: Trump makes some questionable claims about Russia investigation
AP FACT CHECK: Trump claims unearned exoneration on Russia
President Donald Trump persists in suggesting that his 2016 campaign has been exonerated on the question of whether it colluded with Russians, even as a powerful investigation forms to look into that matter and multiple other inquiries press on. The president joined Colombian counterpart Juan
The Note: If the Trump tapes exist
NOTABLES --ANALYSIS - ABC’s RICK KLEIN : If there are tapes, or even just “tapes,” what would they reveal? Words, surely - many predictable, some profane, some belonging to President Trump , others to his staff and visitors. But it’s the words we know about – those said in public – that are causing
Former DNI Clapper says Russia likely sees Comey's firing as "another victory"
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Russia likely sees President Trump 's firing of FBI Director James Comey as "another victory on the scoreboard for them." “What's unfolded now, here, the leader of the -- the lead of the investigation about potential collusion between
'This Week' Transcript 5-14-17: The Firing of Director Comey
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on May 14, 2017 and it will be updated. STEPHANOPOULOS: On that committee, Senator Mark Warner of Virginia. Senator, thank you for coming and joining us this morning. First big question, is this firing of Director Comey going to affect your investigation?
Former DNI Clapper: Comey firing a 'victory on the scoreboard for' Russians
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper is interviewed on "This Week."
Warner: 'We would love to have Director Comey appear in an open hearing'
Sen. Mark Warner, Vice Chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, is interviewed on "This Week."