Category: FBI

By ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK,  Associated Press  WASHINGTON (AP) 07/12 — An embattled FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages exposed the Justice Department to claims of institutional bias launched a vigorous defense Thursday at an extraordinary congressional hearing that devolved into shouting matches,

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By DESMOND BUTLER and CHAD DAY,  Associated Press  WASHINGTON (AP) 05/23  — President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department, declining to say whether he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein after the White House negotiated rare access to classified documents for Trump’s congressional allies.

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By ANNE FLAHERTY, CATHERINE LUCEY and JONATHAN LEMIRE,  Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/19 — President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign — an allegation his own lawyer said might not be true.

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By DAN ELLIOTT, SHEILA BURKE and JONATHAN MATTISE,  Associated Press  SALIDA, Colorado (AP) 04/25 — The co-owner of a Colorado crane company where the suspect in a deadly weekend shooting at a Nashville restaurant once worked said she had urged federal officials to keep him in custody after he was arrested at the White House last year.

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MICHAEL BALSAMO,  Associated Press  04/12 – The FBI agents who raided the offices of President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, sought records of his communications with the Trump campaign as part of what appeared to be an examination of his efforts to quell potentially damaging information about the candidate.

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