Her press briefing comments raise legal concerns. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (), ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, explained during an MSNBC appearance that White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders may have put herself in legal jeopardy. Show More Summary
Last week, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders leveled three threats against fired FBI Director James Comey. Now, a ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee has issued threats of his own. The three “torpedoes” Huckabee Sanders “shot at James Comey,” Sen....
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman and top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee have met with Special Counsel Bob Mueller. That's according to the committee, which says they met Thursday. Mueller is investigating allegations of Russian...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump Jr.'s private interview scheduled Thursday with Senate Judiciary Committee staff (all times local): 8:45 a.m. The senior Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee says questions remain about a meeting Donald Trump Jr. Show More Summary
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating the connection between Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia. So is the Senate Intelligence Committee. And the Senate Judiciary Committee. And the House Intelligence Committee. But there is another investigation underway. Show More Summary
The Senate and House intelligence committees and the Senate Judiciary Committee are overseeing investigations into Russian meddling in the presidential election.
Supporters of the rule of law will be overjoyed to hear that the Department of Justice has officially closed down Operation Choke Point. In a letter to House Judiciary Committee Chairman, Bob Goodlatte (R.-VA), Assistant Attorney General...Show More Summary
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) called on the House Judiciary Committee last week to hold hearings on white supremacists and other hate groups, but in June, Issa gave an interview at a conference put on by a group the Southern Poverty Law Center has labeled a hate group and white supremacist organization. In a letter to […]
None, of course. Despite House Democrats’ calls for hearings on the rise of white supremacy, the House Judiciary Committee, which oversees the Department of Justice’s handling of domestic terrorism, has no immediate plans to schedule one, aides say. The House Homeland Security Committee is lumping the issue into an annual “global threats” hearing scheduled sometime […]
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), member of the House Judiciary Committee and former chairman and ranking Democrat of the Constitution Subcommittee, along with Reps. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J.) and Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) announced a resolution of censure against President Trump on Wednesday. Show More Summary
The battle for information about Jared Kushner’s White House security clearance continues — and the Senate Judiciary Committee wants answers. According to CNN, the committee is requesting more information from the Trump White House about Kushner’s security clearance application,...
THIS ISN’T GOING AWAY: Grassley Seeks Immigration Files For Pakistani Suspects In House IT Probe. “Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley has requested copies of immigration files for the six Pakistani suspects in the House IT scandal, who allegedly stole equipment from Congress and accessed computers without permission. Show More Summary
As President Donald Trump’s administration endures controversy over its ties to profitable, private interests, Senate Judiciary Committee leaders are asking the White House to immediately make public how the White … Click to Continu...
The chair of the House Judiciary Committee sees no reason to investigate Donald Trump’s firing of James Comey or his abuse of Attorney General Jeff Sessions. According to Republican Rep. Bob Goodlatte, it’s much more important for the committee to investigate Hillary Clinton. Show More Summary
Bloomberg: “Between Russian meddling in last year’s election, Donald Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey and the president’s public drubbing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the House Judiciary Committee has a lot it could be looking into. But [...]
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While the rest of the country waits with bated breath to find out what Special Counsel Robert Mueller has dug up about President Donald Trump and the Russians, the House Judiciary Committee remains preoccupied with Hillary Clinton’s emails — and they may have gotten there via Reddit....
Donald Trump has another ally in his effort to smear special counsel Robert Mueller. Rep. Trent Franks, a member of the House Judiciary Committee, is echoing the nonsense Trump/Fox News/Breitbart claim that Mueller should step down because...Show More Summary
Gone almost unnoticed during last week's healthcare battles, House Republicans on the Judiciary Committee last Wednesday pulled the latest in their ongoing effort to block investigation of Russian election hacking and its potential connections to the Donald Trump campaign and administration. Show More Summary
Well James Comey said he wanted a special counsel appointed, now he just may get one of his very own. Washington, D.C. – House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Judiciary Committee Republicans today sent a letter...Show More Summary