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Mueller Has 49 Questions to Ask Trump Read Them Here

April 30th 2018

• What did you know about phone calls that Mr. Flynn made with the Russian ambassador, Sergey I. Kislyak, in late December 2016? • What was your reaction to news reports on Jan. 12, 2017, and Feb. 8-9, 2017? • What did you know about Sally Yates’s meetings about Mr. Flynn? • How was...
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Report: Mueller Team Probing GOP Convention-Related Issues

March 30th 2018

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team has reportedly been asking witnesses about events surrounding the 2016 Republican convention. According to Reuters, investigators are zeroing in on a possible discussion between then-Sen. Jeff Sessions and then-Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak, in addition to a change in the official Republican party platform that softened language relating to Russia....
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Mueller Subpoenas Trump Org. For Documents in Russia Probe

March 15th 2018

Special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed the Trump Organization for business documents, a source familiar with the matter told CNN on Thursday. The New York Times, which first reported the development, said the subpoena included documents related to Russia. The reports mark the first publicly known time that Mueller has demanded documents related to...
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Report: Mueller Has Proof Trump Team Tried To Set Up Kremlin Back channel

March 8th 2018

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has evidence that a Seychelles meeting between Erik Prince and an ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin was likely an early attempt to establish a secret line of communication between the U.S. and Russian governments, The Washington Post reports. Prince, the founder of Blackwater and brother of Education Secretary Betsy...
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Trump Reportedly Asked Witnesses About Their Interviews With Mueller

March 8th 2018

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has been notified that in recent months, President Trump asked two witnesses about their discussions with investigators, three people familiar with the conversations told The New York Times. Trump asked former Chief of Staff Reince Priebus in December how his interview went and if the special counsel’s team had been...
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Mueller Drops Charges Against Rick Gates

February 27th 2018

Robert Mueller asked a federal court in Alexandria, Virginia Tuesday to dismiss a series of criminal charges against Gates, including tax and bank fraud, in exchange for his guilty plea and testimony in the wider probe into the 2016 presidential election. Gates also secured another win on Tuesday when a different judge granted his...
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Mueller Files 32 New Charges Against Manafort And Gates

February 23rd 2018

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office has filed 32 more charges against Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, and Rick Gates, a former campaign aide and Manafort’s business associate. The indictment, handed down Thursday by a federal grand jury, charges the men with financial crimes including tax and bank fraud. In October, Manafort and...
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Mueller Indicts 13 Russian Over Election Interference

February 16th 2018

Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies for interfering in the 2016 U.S. election. The lead defendant is the “Internet Research Agency,” known as Russia’s “troll farm.” They are charged with conspiracy to defraud the United States, conspiracy to commit wire fraud and bank fraud, and aggravated...
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Report: Bannon Interviewed By Mueller For Multiple Days

February 15th 2018

Steve Bannon was interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller over multiple days this week, two sources told NBC News on Thursday. The former chief strategist to President Trump sat down with Mueller for a total of roughly 20 hours as part of the special counsel’s probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. This...
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Trump’s Attorneys Want Him To Refuse An Interview With Mueller

February 6th 2018

Attorneys for President Trump have advised him against sitting down for an interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller, four people briefed on the matter told The New York Times. Trump has publicly declared that he is open to speaking with Mueller, who is investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and whether Trump...
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Trump Ordered Mueller Fired Last June, But WH Counsel Refused

January 26th 2018

President Trump sought the firing of Robert S. Mueller III last June, shortly after the special counsel took over the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, and he backed off only after White House Counsel Donald F. McGahn threatened to resign over the move. The extraordinary showdown was confirmed by two people...
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Trump Says He’s Willing To Testify Under Oath To Mueller

January 25th 2018

President Trump said on Wednesday he is “looking forward” to speaking under oath with Special Counsel Robert Mueller as part of his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Speaking to reporters as he prepared to leave for the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Trump also said the interview could come...
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Mueller Wants to Question Trump Regarding Obstruction of Justice & Comey

January 24th 2018

Special counsel Robert Mueller has indicated interest in questioning President Donald Trump about his dismissals of former FBI Director James Comey and former national security adviser Michael Flynn, two sources familiar with the matter told CNN. The sources cautioned against presuming the President would sit down with Mueller in the next few weeks, saying...
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Was Interviewed By Robert Mueller Last Week

January 23rd 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was “questioned for several hours last week” by special counsel Robert Mueller, a Justice Department spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday morning. This marks the first time Mueller has interviewed someone from Trump’s Cabinet. Sessions recused himself from the Justice Department’s investigations into the Trump team’s possible collusion with Russia during 2016 presidential...
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Steve Bannon Is Subpoenaed in Mueller & House Russia Investigation

January 16th 2018

Stephen K. Bannon, President Trump’s former chief strategist, was subpoenaed last week by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, to testify before a grand jury as part of the investigation into possible links between Mr. Trump’s associates and Russia, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter. The move marked the...
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Report: Trump Is Seeking To Avoid Direct Mueller Interview

January 9th 2018

President Trump’s legal team has been discussing how he could avoid an interview with the FBI or special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators as part of the probe into Russian meddling in during the 2016 presidential campaign, according to a new report from NBC News. Such internal discussions reportedly began just after Paul Manafort, the...
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Paul Manafort Sues Robert Mueller, The Department Of Justice

January 4th 2018

President Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, is suing Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and the Department of Justice. Manafort has been indicted for financial crimes to which he has pleaded not guilty; his lawyers now claim he was improperly targeted by Mueller. Rosenstein appointed Mueller last spring to oversee...
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Mueller Issues Subpoena To Deutsche Bank In Russia Probe

December 7th 2017

Special counsel Robert Mueller has issued a subpoena to Germany’s largest bank, in a possible sign the investigation into Russian election interference may be expanding toward the finances of President Donald Trump or other individuals under scrutiny by the special counsel. Mueller sought records from Deutsche Bank, a source familiar with the subpoena told...
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Flynn’s Lawyers Cut Talks with Trump Team Signalling Mueller Cooperation

November 24th 2017

Lawyers for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, have told Trump’s legal team they can no longer discuss a probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, indicating Flynn may be cooperating with the investigation, the New York Times reported on Thursday. The Times reported that Flynn’s lawyers had been sharing...
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Mueller Reportedly Investigating Michael Flynn Plot To Kidnap Cleric For $15 Million

November 10th 2017

In addition to the investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, Special Counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly now also probing an alleged plan by White House National Security Adviser Mike Flynn to deliver a Muslim cleric living in the U.S. to Turkey in exchange for millions of dollars, the Wall Street Journal reports....
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Mueller Has Enough Evidence to Bring Charges Against Flynn & Son [VIDEO]

November 5th 2017

Federal investigators have gathered enough evidence to bring charges in their investigation of President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser and his son as part of the probe into Russia’s intervention in the 2016 election, according to multiple sources familiar with the investigation. Michael T. Flynn, who was fired after just 24 days on...
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John Oliver Really Hopes Jared Kushner Gets Indicted By Robert Mueller

October 30th 2017

On Sunday’s edition of Last Week Tonight John Oliver hopes that the first person indicted by Mueller in his Russia probe is none other than Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner. “I know right now all anyone can think about is the reported indictments coming from Robert Mueller—please let it be Jared, please let it be...
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Mueller will serve up an indictment Monday in Russia probe

October 28th 2017

BREAKING NEWS – Office of the Special Counsel will serve up an indictment Monday in connection with Russia probe confirmed NBC News. There is not yet official word, but good money is on Paul Manafort or Michael Flynn, who both had ties to foreign governments and accepted payment without registering as a foreign agent....
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First Charges Filed In Mueller Probe

October 27th 2017

BREAKING: First Charges Filed In Mueller Probe A federal grand jury in Washington has approved the first criminal charges in the special counsel’s investigation into Russian election interference, two sources told NBC News, marking a significant milestone in an inquiry that has roiled Donald Trump’s presidency. Mueller’s Office of the Special Counsel will make...
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Robert Mueller Now Investigating Tony Podesta

October 23rd 2017

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s federal probe has now expanded to include Tony Podesta and the Podesta Group, NBC News reported Monday. The special counsel began looking into the Democratic power-player and his lobbying group after probing the finances of former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort. “Manafort had organized a public-relations campaign for a nonprofit...
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Mueller Interviewed Author of the Trump-Russia Dossier [VIDEO]

October 5th 2017

President Donald Trump and several associates continue to draw intense scrutiny for their ties to the Russian government. A dossier of claims both verified and unverified alleges serious conspiracy and misconduct in the final months of the 2016 presidential campaign. The White House has dismissed the dossier as fiction, and most of the claims...
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Dems To Mueller: Flynn Broke The Law On Security Forms

September 16th 2017

Former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn did not disclose a trip he took to arrange a $100 billion Saudi-Russia business deal in his application for security clearance, House Democrats claim in a letter to special counsel Robert Mueller. Further, Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings and New York Rep. Eliot Engel say responses from...
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Mueller Wants to Question 6 WH Aides in Russia Probe

September 8th 2017

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III has alerted the White House that his team will probably seek to interview six top current and former advisers to President Trump who were witnesses to several episodes relevant to the investigation of Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election, according to people familiar with the request. Mueller’s interest...
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Report: Mueller Teaming Up With IRS Investigators For Trump-Russia Probe

September 1st 2017

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is working with agents from the IRS’s Criminal Investigations unit as part of his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, people familiar with the investigation told The Daily Beast. This elite and secretive unit’s 2,500 agents work on financial crimes, including money laundering and tax evasion, and...
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Lobbyist Who Met With Trump Jr. Testified To Mueller Grand Jury

August 31st 2017

The Russian lobbyist who attended a meeting with top Trump campaign aides last year has testified to a grand jury as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election meddling, the Financial Times reports. The lobbyist, Rinat Akhmetshin, was part of a meeting that included Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, and Jared...
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