Category Archives: Robert Mueller

Matthew Whitaker’s testimony about Trump trying to influence the Cohen inquiry was cagey. Now we might know why.

By Aaron Blake writing for The Fix in the Washington Post – President Trump has denied a New York Times report that he asked then-Acting Attorney General Matthew G. Whitaker to appoint an ally in the Southern District of New York to run the investigation of Michael Cohen, Trump’s … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Michael Cohen, New York City, Robert Mueller, Washington Post

Does inconspicuous clerk’s marking on Roger Stone indictment hold deeper clues to Mueller case?

By Ali Dukakis and Lee Ferran at ABC News – Special counsel Robert Mueller’s recent indictment against President Donald Trump’s longtime friend and veteran political operative Roger Stone laid out a series of assertions against him but never alleged contact … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Robert Mueller, Roger Stone

How Congressional Democrats Could Screw Up Their Trump Investigations

By Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux of FiveThirtyEight – An early public test of Democrats’ newfound power to investigate President Trump and his administration may take place tomorrow, February 8 — if acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker testifies before the House Judiciary Committee … Continue reading

Posted in Democrats, Donald Trump, Politics, Robert Mueller, Russia

5 Scenarios For How Mueller’s Investigation Could End

By Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux in FiveThirtyEight – Trump is implicated in some form of coordination with Russia to interfere with the 2016 election. Trump is implicated in obstruction of justice. Trump isn’t accused of wrongdoing, but someone close to him is. … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Elections, FiveThirtyEight, Impeachment, Robert Mueller, Rule of Law, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, White House, WikiLeaks

What The Roger Stone Indictment Does (And Doesn’t) Tell Us

By Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux of FiveThirtyEight – The details do make for a much more colorful read than your typical court document.  But on its face, the Stone indictment doesn’t include much information that wasn’t already in the public eye. The … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, FiveThirtyEight, Robert Mueller, Roger Stone, WikiLeaks