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Justice Department: Whitaker will not recuse himself from Russia probe | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailThe Justice Department says acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will not recuse himself in the Russia probe. At the same time, President Trump’s pick to replace Whitaker, William Barr, is facing scrutiny over an unsolicited memo he wrote in which he reportedly criticized Mueller’s work. Rebecca Roiphe, a former assistant district attorney in New […]

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Bill Barr penned memo critical of Mueller probe, acting AG won’t recuse | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailBill Barr, President Trump’s nominee for attorney general, wrote a memo in June critical of part of Robert Mueller’s probe into whether the president obstructed justice. Also, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will not be recusing himself from the Russia investigation. CBS News Washington correspondent Paula Reid reports. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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Trump considering options to replace John Kelly as chief of staff | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailPresident Trump is now considering several candidates to replace General John Kelly as White House chief of staff, after his top choice, Pence aide Nick Ayers, declined to accept the position. CBS News White House correspondent Weijia Jiang discusses who is under consideration and what the president is looking for in Kelly’s successor. Share […]

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Trump Lashes Out at Critics of His Choice for Acting Attorney General | VOA News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailU.S. President Donald Trump says he would not intervene if his acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker decides to curtail a special counsel investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Democrats in Congress are determined to keep Robert Mueller’s probe on track as long as necessary to determine if there was any […]

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Victims of ‘Scam’ Company Linked to Matthew Whitaker Say They ‘Lost Everything’ | Inside Edition

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailPresident Trump recently appointed Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general. Now Whitaker’s link to a controversial company is under the spotlight. Whitaker served on the advisory board of World Patent Marketing. Authorities say the company bilked inventors out of millions of dollars. Whitaker was not named in a Federal Trade Commission complaint about World […]

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Trump attacks Mueller, calls inner workings of probe “total mess” | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailPresident Trump renewed his attacks against special counsel Robert Mueller Thursday amid reports the president is working with lawyers to draft answers to the special counsel’s questions. Franco Ordoñez, White House correspondent for McClatchy News, joins CBSN to discuss the latest in the Mueller probe. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker meeting with ethics officials | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailActing Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is discussing with ethics officials whether he needs to recuse himself from any cases at the Department of Justice. CBS News Washington correspondent Paula Reid discusses whether Whitaker is likely to step aside from overseeing Robert Mueller’s Russia probe. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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What’s next for the Russia probe, and will Whitaker recuse himself? | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailFormer Justice Department official Bob Litt and Rebecca Roiphe, a former assistant attorney for New York County, joined “Red and Blue” to discuss what may come next in the Mueller investigation and what Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker can do to gain public trust. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemail

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Democrats call for Acting AG Matthew Whitaker to recuse himself | CBS News

Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestTumblrVKRedditemailAs Democrats prepare to flex oversight in the House, some are calling for the new Acting Attorney General, Matthew Whitaker, to recuse himself from the Mueller probe. The Hill reporter Julia Manchester joins CBSN with more. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: Watch CBSN live HERE: Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: Like […]

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