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Hicks refused to tell House panel if she had lied for senior Trump officials, lawmakers say

WASHINGTON – In her nine-hour closed-door meeting with the House Intelligence Committee this week, White House communications director Hope Hicks refused to say whether she had lied for a number of senior White House and Trump campaign officials, even as ...

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Trump will not immediately release Democrats’ memo on FBI surveillance

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump will not immediately agree to release a Democratic memo rebutting GOP claims that the FBI abused its surveillance authority as it probed Russian meddling in the 2016 election but has directed the Justice Department to ...

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Republican lawmakers distance themselves from Trump on memo; Democrats push for release of their rebuttal

A fierce partisan battle over the Justice Department and its role in the Russia investigation moves into its second week Monday as Democrats try to persuade the House Intelligence Committee to release a 10-page rebuttal to a controversial Republican memo ...

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Schiff accuses Nunes of altering memo before sharing it with Trump for release

WASHINGTON – The House Intelligence Committee’s top Democrat accused the panel’s chairman of making “material changes” to a GOP-drafted memo alleging surveillance abuses before sending it to the White House to approve its public release, a move he charges should ...

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Judge sides with House panel in records demand from firm behind Trump dossier

WASHINGTON – A federal judge Thursday denied a request by Fusion GPS to block the House Intelligence Committee from demanding bank records of 70 of the private investigative firm’s transactions with law firms, journalists and contractors, ruling that the request ...

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