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What would it mean if Trump lied to Mueller?

What would it mean if Trump lied to Mueller?

These three things have now happened: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Donald Trump should testify before the impeachment inquiry, perhaps in writing Trump said on Twitter that he doesn’t want to give the inquiry legitimacy, but he might be OK with testifying to move things along House Democrats told a federal court they’re investigating…MORE

Members expect contentious fight over whistleblower when Vindman testifies

Members expect contentious fight over whistleblower when Vindman testifies

Lawmakers on the House Intelligence Committee are bracing for a contentious flareup Tuesday when Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman testifies because Republicans could ask him about his conversations after President Donald Trump’s infamous July phone call with the Ukrainian President. When Republicans attempted a similar line of questioning behind closed doors during Vindman’s deposition last month,…MORE

Jimmy Finkelstein, the owner of The Hill, has flown under the radar. But he’s played a key role in the Ukraine scandal

Jimmy Finkelstein, the owner of The Hill, has flown under the radar. But he’s played a key role in the Ukraine scandal

James “Jimmy” Finkelstein, the owner of The Hill newspaper, is not a widely known media executive, but he is one of the era’s most consequential. Finkelstein resides at the nexus of President Trump, Rudy Giuliani, and John Solomon, the now-former executive at The Hill and current Fox News contributor who pushed conspiracy theories about Ukraine into the public conversation.…MORE

Trump’s aides eye moving impeachment witnesses out of White House jobs

Trump’s aides eye moving impeachment witnesses out of White House jobs

President Donald Trump’s aides have explored moving some impeachment witnesses on loan to the White House from other agencies, such as Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, back to their home departments ahead of schedule, according to people familiar with the conversations. As public hearings bring the officials’ allegations to his television screen, Trump is asking anew…MORE

Senior State Department official accused of padding resume resigns

Senior State Department official accused of padding resume resigns

A senior State Department official who appeared to have extravagantly padded her resume and to have touted a fake TIME magazine cover to bolster her standing has resigned, according to a letter obtained by CNN. Mina Chang, deputy assistant secretary for the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations, announced her decision on Monday, blaming a…MORE

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