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U.S. President Donald Trump reacts with supporters during a campaign rally in Panama City, Florida, U.S., May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said the Senate Intelligence Committee’s subpoena of his son Donald Trump Jr. came as a surprise, one day after media outlets reported that the Republican-led
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. House panel was poised to vote on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt for defying a congressional subpoena that demanded the full, unredacted report by special counsel Robert Mueller. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Attorney General William Barr testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “The Justice Department’s
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DENVER (Reuters) – Voters in Denver appeared to have said “no” to a plan to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic drug in what is widely known as “magic mushrooms”, partial results showed. FILE PHOTO: Boxes containing magic mushrooms sit on a counter at a coffee and smart shop in Rotterdam November 28, 2008. REUTERS/Jerry
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Tuesday instructed Don McGahn, its former counsel, to refuse to comply with a congressional subpoena for documents related to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia inquiry, intensifying a fight between President Donald Trump’s administration and Democratic lawmakers. FILE PHOTO: White House Counsel Don McGahn listens during the confirmation hearing
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday sought to slam the door on further investigations of President Donald Trump by declaring “case closed” after a two-year probe of Russia’s meddling in the 2016 elections, even as House Democrats’ war with the White House intensified. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump listens
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Almost 500 former U.S. Justice Department officials said on Monday in a joint statement that the Mueller report’s findings would justify obstruction charges against President Donald Trump if he were not currently occupying the White House. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Department of Justice is seen after Special Counsel Robert Mueller reportedly handed
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FILE PHOTO – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies before a House Financial Services Committee hearing on the “State of the International Financial System” on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 9, 2019. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday denied a leading House Democrat’s request for President Donald
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