The FBI investigation into alleged coordination between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the Russian government has identified a current White House official as a “significant person of interest,” according to a new report.
Although many public Democrats have backed him, the Democratic National Committee made clear Wednesday that it considers the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election to be inadequate.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has announced the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate interference by Russia in the 2016 presidential election.
The FBI is concerned that Americans may be fighting in Syria and could bring terrorist tactics back to the United States, but U.S. officials say there is a small number of U.S. citizens fighting with Syrian rebels.
Rep. Jim Jordan (R., Ohio) stressed the hypocrisy of the Obama administration’s handling of the IRS scandal Thursday morning and said Americans are “scared.”
FBI Director Robert Mueller made minimal remarks regarding the ongoing investigation of the IRS before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday morning.
FBI Director Robert Mueller testified to the merits of the NSA data collection programs before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday morning.
The director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation defended intelligence agencies’ surveillance programs Thursday and said one of the programs involved in the broad collection of telephone call data could have helped prevent the 9/11 terrorist attacks if it had been created earlier.