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5 key moments from Jeff Sessions' testimony before House Judiciary Committee
Attorney General Jeff Sessions denied suggestions Tuesday that he misled Congress in previous appearances before Senate committees in which he was asked about Trump campaign contacts with Russian officials. Questions about the attorney general's prior answers to Congress came during testimony
Jeff Sessions authorizes Justice Department to consider investigating Clinton Foundation
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has authorized senior prosecutors at the Justice Department to evaluate whether allegations regarding the Clinton Foundation and the sale of a uranium company need to be investigated by a special counsel, according to a letter he sent the committee Monday night that
Infighting plagues Senate Judiciary Committee's Russia investigation
The Senate Judiciary Committee has hit something of a partisan stalemate in its investigation of Russia meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a potentially ominous portent for how the probe’s outcome might be viewed. The breakdown has clearly been coming for weeks as negotiations between
A list of officials who have left the Trump administration
Donald Trump's campaign had its fair share of staff shakeups before the election. And a little over eight months into Trump's presidency, his White House staff and administration have also seen a lot of turnover. Here are the departures of White House staffers and other administration officials,
Sessions vows review of 'media subpoenas' amid ramped-up leak investigations
Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a warning Friday to members of the media, promising a review of the subpoena policy regarding leaks of classified information and characterizing the publication of such materials as an action that "place[s] lives at risk." He also warned that the federal
The Note: Trump's family-first defense
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY President Trump wraps up his trip to Paris by watching the Bastille Day celebrations and returns home to deal with the repercussions of Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer in June 2016. Who knew what when? Donald Trump. Jr said he didn’t initially tell his
Trump takes foreign trip amid son's Russia meeting firestorm
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, and Rick Klein and Pierre Thomas discuss President Trump and Macron's press conference.
Trump defends son Donald Jr. again during Paris visit: 'Most people would have taken that meeting'
President Donald Trump defended his son, Donald Jr., again over the controversial meeting he held with a Russian attorney during the campaign last year, calling him a "great young man" and saying that "most people would have taken that meeting."
What to watch during Chris Wray's confirmation hearing
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, MaryAlice Parks and ABC News contributor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake discuss the key moments of Chris Wray's confirmation hearing.