The first thing Congress should do is demand that Trump stop hiding behind his subordinates and explain, in his own words, why he fired James Comey.
When Comey was its director, the FBI used undercover agents and informants in stings against hapless terror suspects, masqueraded as journalists, and fought against encryption technologies.
The president of the United States threatened to release secretly recorded tapes of his conversations with James Comey, the FBI director he fired this week.
The Trump-Russia investigation will go on, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said. Democrats are pushing for the appointment of a special counsel.
Rod Rosenstein, Dana Boente, and Andrew McCabe are in charge of the volatile investigation into connections between Russia and the Trump election campaign.
O sistema de pesos e contrapesos dos EUA está desequilibrado. Os republicanos, os democratas, os tribunais e a mídia não vão parar Trump.
McCain has a reputation for being vindictive. It’s not out of the question that he would torpedo a vote because of a fit of pique about the FBI director.
The American system of checks and balances is out of sync. The Republicans won’t stop Trump. The Democrats can’t. The courts and media face obstacles.
If the fired FBI director has the Russian goods, he could become a lethal threat to Trump's presidency. And we hear Chelsea Manning in her own voice.
“This is nothing less than Nixonian,” said Democratic Sen. Pat Leahy of Vermont. Republican Sen. John McCain calls for a special congressional committee to investigate Russia and the 2016 election.