Russia probe: Are Trump Tower meeting and dossier comparable?

Recent revelations that money from Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped pay for a dossier alleging ties between Donald Trump and Russia have drawn comparisons to a meeting that Trump campaign officials had at Trump Tower last year with Russians promising “dirt” on Clinton. The Trump Tower meeting has become just one focal point in a sweeping investigation by […]

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Trump portrays himself as aggrieved party in dossier matter

Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped pay for political research into Donald Trump that ultimately produced a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia, The Associated Press has learned. Trump has called the material “phony stuff,” and on Wednesday he portrayed himself as the aggrieved party. The president posted a quote on Twitter that he […]

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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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