Justice Department releases redacted Mueller report

POLITICO Illustration / Getty The Justice Department has released a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on his Russia probe, marking a watershed moment in Donald Trump’s presidency. The report is the culmination of a two-year investigation that has cast a shadow over Trump’s time in office, although Attorney General William Barr has […]

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Dems blast Barr’s ‘campaign press conference’ for Trump

Stephanie Keith/Getty Images House and Senate Democrats reacted with fury to Attorney General William Barr’s rollout of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Thursday, accusing him of acting more like the personal attorney for President Donald Trump than the nation’s top law enforcement officer. In a 22-minute press conference, Barr repeatedly defended Trump, using talking […]

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Pelosi and Schumer demand public testimony from Mueller

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer argue that Robert Mueller’s public testimony is “the only way to begin restoring public trust.” | Zach Gibson/Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Thursday called for special counsel Robert Mueller to testify publicly before Congress, ripping Attorney General […]

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