Trump says Comey ‘totally protected’ Clinton, swipes at DOJ

President Trump declared on Twitter Wednesday that James Comey “totally protected Hillary Clinton,” after the FBI confirmed the former FBI boss drafted a statement on the private email case two months before it was over. In a series of tweets, Trump also swiped at the Justice Department, seeming to suggest they review what he called an apparent “fix.” “Wow, FBI […]

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Congressional investigators meet ‘a lot of resistance’ from FBI

The FBI and Justice Department have turned down or ignored every request since March from the House Intelligence Committee seeking information about the controversial anti-Trump dossier, according to a review of congressional records by Fox News. Records show the committee has made eight such requests, including subpoenas, in that time period. But the GOP lawmaker seemed to indicate public scrutiny […]

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DOJ Makes First Move Against States After Voting Rights Ruling

One month after the Supreme Court struck down a key section of the Voting Rights Act that identified certain states that needed federal permission to change their voting laws, the Obama Administration announced Thursday that it would use a different part of the law to reimpose similar pre-clearance requirements in the state of Texas. “This is the Department’s first action […]

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