The Justice Department is preventing Senate investigators from interviewing two top FBI officials who could provide first-hand testimony over the firing of former FBI Director James Comey, the latest sign that Special Counsel Robert Mueller could be investigating the circumstances around the firing, officials tell CNN.
The Justice Department does not have to sign off on presidential pardons. But clemency actions that didn’t go through DOJ in the past have been among the most controversial. View Entire Post ›
The special counsel appointed to investigate Russian meddling in last year’s election is now examining whether the president obstructed justice. View Entire Post ›
Sen. Dianne Feinstein is calling on the head of the Senate Judiciary Committee to investigate all issues related to obstruction of justice in the events leading up to the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, using “subpoena authority if necessary.”