The Trump administration is denying it tried to block former acting Attorney General Sally Yates from testifying before Congress about Russia.
New presidential administrations traditionally replace federal prosecutors at the outset of their terms, but President Trump’s team is receiving considerable negative attention compared to prior White Houses, a Washington Free Beacon analysis shows.
The CIA and Departments of Justice and Treasury are being sued by a prominent legal organization for their role in leaking highly classified material as part of an effort to undermine the credibility of former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to an announcement.
High-powered attorney Miguel Estrada, who is rumored to be in the running to become President Donald Trump’s solicitor general, said this week he will refuse any nomination if he has to be “civil” to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.).
A former State Department IT technician who set up Hillary Clinton’s private email server in her home may face criminal charges for avoiding multiple subpoenas to testify on Clinton’s email server.