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Trump says Mueller Russia investigation report exonerates him

“There was no collusion with Russia. There was no obstruction, in addition to none whatsoever. in addition to of which was a complete in addition to total exoneration,” Trump told reporters Sunday as he left south Florida to head back to Washington. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also claimed “exoneration” on Sunday. nevertheless of which’s not exactly what ...

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Attorney General Barr to Discharge Mueller Russia probe report findings

The White House in addition to its allies in Congress, which repeatedly slammed the probe as a “witch hunt,” found vindication in Barr’s summary. In a tweet, the president claimed “Complete in addition to Total Exoneration.” Trump Mueller tweet In a statement, White House press secretary said Mueller “did not find any” collusion with Russia or obstruction of justice. She ...

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‘Total along with complete exoneration’ of President Trump

Alex Wong | Getty Images U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn prior to his departure through the White House March 22, 2019 in Washington, DC. President Trump can be traveling to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, to meet with Caribbean leaders for a working visit. The White House on Sunday ...

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Three key points William Barr made on Robert Mueller report about Trump

WASHINGTON – Attorney General William Barr on Sunday sent a letter to Congress in which outlined the principal findings of special counsel Robert Mueller’s two-year-long investigation into Russia’s attack on the 2016 presidential election. The letter also explained Mueller’s as well as Barr’s opinions on whether Trump’s repeated attempts to influence various elements of the Justice Department’s probe amounted to ...

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Attorney General Barr reviewing special counsel Mueller’s report: NBC

Win McNamee | Getty Images U.S. Attorney General William Barr departs his home March 23, 2019 in McLean, Virginia. Attorney General William Barr is actually reviewing special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report at the Department of Justice, NBC News reported Saturday. Barr, who received a copy of the long-awaited report through the special counsel a day earlier, holds the authority ...

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AG reportedly won’t share Russia report findings with Congress on Saturday

Win McNamee | Getty Images U.S. Attorney General William Barr departs his home March 23, 2019 in McLean, Virginia. Attorney General William Barr will not be sending a summary of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report to members of Congress on Saturday, a senior Justice Department official told NBC News. Barr had suggested in a letter to the leaders of ...

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Trump says GDP might have topped 4% if Fed had halted rate hikes sooner

Jabin Botsford | The Washington Post | Getty Images President Donald J. Trump speaks during a meeting with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar inside Oval Office at the White House on Thursday, March 14, 2019 in Washington, DC. U.S. economic growth might be much stronger had the Federal Reserve stopped raising rates sooner, President Donald Trump said in an interview ...

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Top Trump trade official Clete Willems to leave the White House in weeks

A top White House trade official will be leaving within the coming weeks, amid the Trump administration’s high-stakes talks with China, the White House confirmed on Friday. Clete Willems, deputy director of the National Economic Council, has served as the lead trade negotiator, known as the “sherpa,” for the U.S. at multilateral summits like the G-7 as well as G-20, ...

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How SCOTUS justices bargained over fate of Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion

Larry Downing | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, via left, stands with fellow justices Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer along with Elena Kagan. Chief Justice John Roberts traded with liberal justices over the fate of a key plank in President Barack Obama’s signature health-care legislation while the matter was before the Supreme ...

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Trump says he in addition to Pelosi are still talking about infrastructure deal

President Donald Trump said he wants to work with Democrats to pass legislation to rebuild U.S. infrastructure, a long-held goal of his administration that will has yet to materialize. Trump, in an interview with Fox Business Network that will aired Friday, said infrastructure will be “the easiest thing” his White House can trust to achieve by working with Democrats. “They ...

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