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Trump urges Justice Department probe of ‘resistance’ writer

President Donald Trump declared Friday the U.S. Justice Department should work to identify the writer of a bitingly critical New York Times opinion piece, purportedly submitted by a member of an administration "resistance" movement straining to thwart his most dangerous impulses.

Tillis introduces bill to safeguard special counsel

Tillis-Coons legislation would create a judicial review process to prevent the removal of special counsels without good cause.

Shutdown continues into workweek, as Senate talks drag on

Seeking to win over holdout votes, McConnell pledged Sunday that the Senate would take up legislation on some top Democratic priorities, including immigration, if they aren't already addressed by Feb. 8.
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Tillis sponsors one of two bi-partisan bills to protect special counsel in Russia probe

Senators introduced two bipartisan bills Thursday aimed at protecting Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump as both parties signaled resistance to any White House effort to derail the investigation into Russian meddling in last year's election.
Former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in to testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8. 2017. (Photo: Pool/ABC News)video

James Comey testifies to Senate Intelligence Committee about conversations with Donald Trump

In a hugely anticipated hearing, fired FBI director James Comey will recount a series of conversations with President Donald Trump that he says made him deeply uneasy and concerned about the blurring of boundaries between the White House and a law enforcement agency that prides itself on independence.

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