Russia probe

AG Bill Barr to Release Redacted Version of Mueller Report by Mid-April

Attorney General William Barr told Congressional leaders he plans to release a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s nearly 400-page report on alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia in the 2016 presidential election by mid-April.

(INSET: Rachel Maddow) WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 15: U.S. Attorney General nominee William Barr (C) testifies at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee January 15, 2019 in Washington, DC. Barr, who previously served as Attorney General under President George H. W. Bush, was confronted about his views on …

Chris Matthews: How Could Mueller Let Trump ‘Off the Hook’?

MSNBC’s “Hardball” host Chris Matthews expressed fury over special counsel Robert Mueller’s decision to conclude his investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia without an “interrogation” of President Donald Trump, asking how Mueller could let the president “off the hook.”

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Flashback: John Brennan Wrongly Predicts More Mueller Indictments

Appearing March 5th on MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” former CIA Director John Brennan told host Lawrence O’Donnell he “wouldn’t be surprised” if special counsel Robert Mueller unveiled additional indictments by Friday, March 8th.

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Trump Advisers Upbeat: Mueller ‘Doesn’t Have the Goods’

President Donald Trump’s advisers feel “upbeat” that special counsel Robert Mueller “doesn’t have the goods” to formally accuse the president of colluding with Russia during the 2016 presidential election or charge that he obstructed justice, according to the Washington Post’s Carol Leonnig. 

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Robert Mueller (L) acknowledges a standing ovation alongside Attorney General Eric Holder (R) and Deputy Attorney General James Cole (C) during a farewell ceremony in Mueller's honor at the Department of Justice on August 1, 2013. Mueller is retiring from the FBI after 12-years …

Politico: Top Democrats ‘Certain’ Mueller Report ‘Will Be a Dud’

A handful of leading Democrat lawmakers and their aides told Politico off-the-record that they believe special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 presidential election will be “a dud.”

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, special counsel on the Russian investigation, leaves following a meeting with members of the US Senate Judiciary Committee at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on June 21, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Mueller Prosecutor on Michael Flynn Case Leaves Russia Probe

The prosecutor who oversaw retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn’s case is leaving special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe in the latest sign that the investigation into collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and the Kremlin is drawing to a close. 

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, special counsel on the Russian investigation, leaves following a meeting with members of the US Senate Judiciary Committee at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on June 21, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Mueller ‘Pitbull’ Andrew Weissmann Leaving Russia Probe

Top prosecutor Andrew Weissmann, known as special counsel Robert Mueller’s “legal pit bull,” is reportedly leaving the Russia probe, signaling the two-plus year investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin is drawing to a close. 

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Paul Manafort Sentenced to Another 43 Months in Prison

A federal judge in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday sentenced former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to an additional 43 months in prison and ordered him to pay $6 million in restitution to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

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Attorney General William Barr Won’t Recuse Himself in Mueller Probe

Attorney General William Barr will not recuse himself from overseeing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 presidential election, according to a Justice Department official.

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