Despite opposition from the Department of Justice and a number of Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans, the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act (SRCA) passed a crucial committee vote 16 to five on Thursday, with only Republicans dissenting.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday officially backed an immigration reform proposal put forward by a number of Senate immigration hawks, including Sen. Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa), which is designed to mirror the immigration priorities the White House issued last month.
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is calling on the Justice Department to hand over more information regarding the text messages exchanged between two senior FBI employees and any communications they had with FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe.
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is stepping up his investigation into liberal bias among FBI agents and Justice Department officials.
Early drafts of former FBI Director James Comey’s remarks about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server acknowledged that there was evidence she had violated a federal statute prohibiting “gross negligence,” but that phrase was deleted, according to Sen. Chuck Grassley.
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) is asking federal agencies to confirm key immigration details about the suspect in Tuesday’s deadly terrorist attack in New York City and whether he previously showed up on a government database that tracks travel records for immigration and anti-terrorism enforcement.
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is calling on the Justice Department to lift any gag order on a former FBI agent informant barring him from speaking to Congress about a Russian bribery scheme and its links to an Obama-era decision to approve a Moscow takeover of a U.S. uranium mine.