Congressional Democrats Subpoena Former White House Counsel Don McGahn

Congressional Democrats have issued a subpoena for former White House counsel Don McGahn. The announcement was made earlier today by Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Jerry Nadler. “The Special Counsel’s report, even in redacted form, outlines substantial evidence that President Trump engaged in obstruction and other abuses,” Nadler wrote in a statement. “It now […]

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President Trump, Citing FBI and Justice Department Objections, Declines to Declassify Democratic Memo

President Trump has declined to release a Democratic memo that was written in response to the Republican memo released last week alleging abuses by the FBI.  The President has sent the memo back and allowed the House Intelligence Committee to make changes to the memo, if they so choose. Republicans on the committee wrote a […]

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Scandal Involving Former White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter Now Centering on Chief of Staff John Kelly

Questions about the resignation of White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter are now centering on what White House Chief of Staff John Kelly knew and when he knew it.  Chief of Staff Kelly allegedly became aware of the allegations of domestic abuse against Porter as early as last fall but not only kept Porter on, […]

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President Trump: Reports I Tried to Fire Mueller “Fake News”

President Trump called recent reports that he tried to fire special counsel Robert Mueller “fake news” today.  The story was first reported by The New York Times last night.  “Fake news, folks, fake news,” President Trump said. “Typical New York Times fake stories.” The Times reported that the president considered firing Mueller last June, when […]

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President Tried to Fire Mueller

President Trump ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last year, relenting only when White House Counsel Don McGahn threatened to resign in protest.  Robert Mueller learned about the incident recently as members of his investigative team interviewed current and former White House officials, who told them of the incident. The president considered firing […]

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Jeff Sessions Has Been Pressuring Wray to Fire FBI Deputy, FBI Chief Threatened to Resign if Deputy was Removed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been pressuring FBI Director Christopher Wray to fire FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe.  The pressure has gotten so bad that Wray threatened to resign if McCabe was removed, sources say. Apparently, the White House, at the urging of White House Counsel Don McGahn, has backed off, feeling that getting rid […]

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President Trump Instructed White House Lawyers to Convince Jeff Sessions Not to Recuse Himself

President Trump instructed White House lawyers to persuade Jeff Sessions not to recuse himself from the Russia investigation, according to The New York Times.  The lawyers attempted to persuade Sessions to remain involved in the investigation by citing two reasons: 1) He did not need to step away from the investigation until it was further […]

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