Republicans say we don't need a law to protect Robert MuellerMon, 19 Mar 2018 23:52:09 GMT Republicans are bluntly warning President Donald Trump to lay off his attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller, but there is scant support among the GOP to pass legislation that would prevent Trump from firing the special counsel.
Why McConnell hasn't said anything on Trump's Mueller attacksMon, 19 Mar 2018 22:41:51 GMT Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has long believed he does not need to respond in real time or react to every controversial tweet or other action by President Donald Trump, according to people close to the senator.
John Dean: Trump is Nixon on steroidsTue, 20 Mar 2018 01:42:29 GMT John Dean, who served as White House Counsel to President Richard Nixon during Watergate, said President Trump has already exceeded everything Nixon did and is engaged in a "public obstruction of justice."
Trump to hire lawyer who pushed a theory that DOJ framed himMon, 19 Mar 2018 18:51:34 GMT President Donald Trump will hire an attorney to join his personal legal team who has alleged the President is being framed by a group of FBI and Justice Department officials, two sources familiar with the matter told CNN.
Watch lawyer push conspiracy theory in interviewMon, 19 Mar 2018 18:48:55 GMT President Donald Trump has hired Joseph diGenova, who has alleged the President is being framed by a group of FBI and Justice Department officials, to join his personal legal team. CNN's Jeff Zeleny reports.
WaPo: Trump lawyers trying to get ahead of Mueller interviewMon, 19 Mar 2018 22:25:43 GMT Lawyers for President Donald Trump recently provided the special counsel's office with documents in an attempt to limit the scope of an interview between Trump and special counsel Robert Mueller, The Washington Post reported Monday.
Analysis: Trump's 'Plan B' for MuellerMon, 19 Mar 2018 23:08:17 GMT Firing special counsel Robert Mueller would be "the beginning of the end of (Donald Trump's) presidency," predicted South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday.
Trump attorney taunts Stormy DanielsTue, 20 Mar 2018 04:37:09 GMT Michael Cohen, a longtime attorney and confidant of President Donald Trump, joked about the ongoing litigation he and the President have with Stormy Daniels, suggesting he might use winnings from the case to take a long trip.
Opinion: Trouble for Trump if Mueller meets StormyMon, 19 Mar 2018 20:36:47 GMT Stormy Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti, has a talent for stirring the publicity pot relating to his controversial porn star client. He dropped his latest morsels Friday during a drive-by of CNN and MSNBC's morning shows. In an interview with Chris Cuomo of CNN's "New Day," he said six additional women had come forward alleging sexual relationships with President Donald Trump and that his office was in the "early stages of vetting those stories." Avenatti also claimed two of the women have nondisclosure agreements.
Meghan McCain shares a photo of her dadTue, 20 Mar 2018 01:21:35 GMT Meghan McCain tweeted a photo of her father Sunday, showing her and the Republican senator from Arizona together amid his absence from Capitol Hill.
Van Jones rips death penalty proposalMon, 19 Mar 2018 23:45:35 GMT CNN's Van Jones says he was encouraged by some of President Trump's proposals to fight the opioid epidemic but called the President's idea of the death penalty for some drug dealers "divisive" and "stupid."
Opinion: Power, sex, data = Trump's weekendMon, 19 Mar 2018 20:09:49 GMT We were lulled into submission early Friday night. All week President Donald Trump had raised the possibility there would be major personnel changes in the White House: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had already been fired by tweet earlier in the week, but the rumors -- egged on by Trump himself -- were swirling that there would be other "You're Fireds."
Op-Ed Columnist: Trump and Trade and ZombiesMon, 19 Mar 2018 22:55:11 GMT A 2011 Occupy Wall Street demonstration. Some zombie ideas — bad ideas that won’t die — are still embraced by Republicans, like trickle-down economics.