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Democrats make legal bid for all Russia probe evidence, Trump poll numbers drop

20 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON Congressional Democrats took legal action on Friday to gain access to all of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's evidence from his inquiry into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, as the probe's findings dented President Donald Trump's poll ratings. | Video

White House, Justice Department officials discussed Mueller report ahead of release - NYT

18 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON White House lawyers held talks with U.S. Justice Department officials in recent days about the conclusions in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report, aiding them in preparing for its release, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. | Video

U.S. House panel chairman gives IRS April 23 deadline on Trump taxes

13 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. congressional Democrats on Saturday headed for a showdown with the Internal Revenue Service over President Donald Trump's tax returns, setting a new hard deadline of April 23 for the federal tax agency to hand the documents over to lawmakers.

U.S. House committee seeks Trump tax returns from IRS

04 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic head of a powerful U.S. House committee asked the Internal Revenue Service for six years of President Donald Trump's personal and business tax returns on Wednesday, in a long-awaited move widely expected to lead to a long court battle with the White House. | Video

UPDATE 3-U.S. House committee seeks Trump tax returns from IRS

04 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON, April 3 The Democratic head of a powerful U.S. House committee asked the Internal Revenue Service for six years of President Donald Trump's personal and business tax returns on Wednesday, in a long-awaited move widely expected to lead to a long court battle with the White House.

Democrats in Congress authorise subpoenas for Trump-Russia report, legal battle looms

03 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. congressional Democrats on Wednesday authorized a powerful committee chairman to subpoena Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full report on Russia's role in the 2016 election, moving closer to a legal clash with President Donald Trump's administration. | Video

U.S. House Judiciary Committee poised to subpoena full Mueller report

01 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee said it will vote on Wednesday on whether to authorise subpoenas to obtain Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full report investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. | Video

U.S. Republicans intensify counter-attack after Mueller investigation

27 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON A second U.S. Senate committee on Wednesday sought to examine the motives of federal agents and investigators who launched the Trump-Russia probe as a Republican effort gathered momentum to seek retribution on behalf of President Donald Trump.

U.S. House panel OKs move to give Congress records of FBI probes against Trump

27 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution directing the Justice Department to give Congress all records on FBI obstruction of justice or counterintelligence probes against President Donald Trump.

Lawmaker still seeks Trump tax returns regardless of Mueller report

26 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The top Democrat on tax policy in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday that he is determined to seek President Donald Trump's tax returns, despite the political victory handed to Trump by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

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