Congressional Showdown Over DOJ's Whitaker Heats Up

Washington Post, citing sources close to acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker, reports he has no intention of recusing himself from overseeing the special counsel probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election

Flake said he and Democrat Chris Coons would try to force the Senate to protect Mueller from being fired as new acting attorney general Matt Whitaker gained oversight of his probe.

Special Counsel Robert Mueller was expected to unveil in the coming weeks new indictments, possibly against 2016 campaign consultant Roger Stone and US President Donald Trump's son Donald Jr.

Robert Mueller’s final report on the Russian investigation is being written right now: reports - National | Globalnews.ca Robert Mueller’s final report on the Russian investigation is being written right now: reports

Mueller's report has no timeline on completion, however.

Suburban activists join national protest supporting Mueller probe

Protesters in the suburbs joined a national effort to seek protection for the special counsel's investigation into Russian election meddling after the forced resignation Wednesday of former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Jonathan Bernstein: Trump should learn from Nixon’s mistakes Jonathan Bernstein: Trump should learn from Nixon’s mistakes

President Donald Trump pushed Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign on Wednesday. Matthew Whitaker, Sessions’ chief of staff, who has expressed hostility to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s inquiry, will step in as acting attorney general and, according to reports, take over supervision of the investigation.

President Donald Trump was accused Thursday of pushing America toward a constitutional crisis after his firing of the attorney general cast doubt over the

After two people approached said they were not interested in the job, Chris Christie — who has tried to 'mend some fences' with Jared Kushner — emerges as a top contender.

More than 900 demonstrations held nationwide against Sessions’ firing, which prompted warnings Mueller’s Russia inquiry is under threat

Mueller's investigation of Trump is going too far

Probing the finances of the President or his family goes beyond special counsel Robert Mueller's purview, says former federal prosecutor Matthew Whittaker.