Russia probe

CNN Reporter: CIA ‘Operates in Their Own World,’ You Don’t Investigate Them

Appearing Wednesday on “CNN Tonight” with host Don Lemon, network reporter Shimon Prokupecz expressed concerned over a report stating the Department of Justice seeks to interview senior CIA officials as part of Attorney General William Barr’s review of the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 10: Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan arrives to testify before the Senate (Select) Intelligence Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill January 10, 2017 in Washington, DC. The intelligence heads testified to the committee about cyber threats to the United States and …

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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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 …

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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