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Trump Under Investigation For Obstruction Of Justice

Trump , who isn't typically shy about leveling criticism, especially on Twitter, hasn't commented on the longtime former Federal Bureau of Investigation director. Comey's firing has been a source of considerable controversy for the Trump administration. The Post also reported that according to "people familiar with the matter", the investigation into Trump began shortly after the President fired then-FBI Director James Comey .



WashPo: Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

A spokesman for President Donald Trump's lawyer says a Washington Post report that the president is under investigation for possible obstruction of justice came from an "inexcusable and illegal" FBI leak. They say Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically motivated sham that handicaps Trump's ability to execute his agenda, according to one person who advises the White House on how to handle the probe.



Feinstein calls for investigation of 'all matters related to obs

Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California wants the committee to investigate "all matters related to obstruction of justice and use its subpoena authority if necessary". "I asked a close friend to do it", Comey told Senate Intelligence Committee members. Asked about the scope of his inquiry, Grassley said it would look at Comey and the Russian Federation investigation, saying the intelligence committee has a "pretty narrow" jurisdiction.



Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign

Rep. Jeff Duncan of SC told BuzzFeed News the gunman asked whether those practicing were Republicans or Democrats before opening fire. The report indicated police arrived at 4561 Frank Scott Parkway West in Belleville where they found Hodgkinson with a "high-powered weapon" and a valid IL firearms license.