"The special counsel should be free to follow through with his investigation to its completion without interference".
House Speaker Paul Ryan warned the White House on Tuesday against firing special counsel Robert Mueller before he completes his investigation into possible Trump campaign collusion with Russian Federation.
"This continued attack against Mueller, against the Department of Justice and against the Federal Bureau of Investigation is a pretext for Mr Trump eventually to fire Mr. Mueller, I believe".
MSNBC aired a humorous and likely unnecessary chart on Monday about the number of times President Donald Trump has tweeted about special counsel Robert Mueller by name.
Mueller has already secured several indictments in his ongoing investigation into Russian influence in the 2016 election and, per Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's order appointment the special counsel, related issues. Republicans have generally avoided direct criticism of the president. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Susan Collins said such a step would be a "a terribly serious mistake". Angus KingAngus Stanley KingAngus King: McCabe firing seemed "mean-spirited" With bills on the table, Congress must heed the call to fix our national parksRand Paul to oppose Pompeo, HaspelMORE (Vt.), an independent who caucuses with Democrats. "Just a week ago he said he wasn't firing Tillerson, too".
"If you had been attacked mercilessly and continuously day in, day out, every single second while you're trying to work hard to do good things for this country, and literally every day you wake up to an onslaught of people saying you're there because of reasons that are completely false, that's frustrating", she said.
Later Tuesday, Flake appeared to turn up the volume on his concerns.
Congressional leaders are putting the final touches on a $1.3 trillion spending bill that will pass Congress in the coming days.
Bipartisan bills protecting Mueller from being fired have been floating around Capitol Hill for months with no action.
One remaining battle pits President Donald Trump against top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer and other New York-area lawmakers over $900 million the legislators want for a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River. "[Mueller] is protected now".
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A Bangladesh substitute who had come on to the field with drinks had become involved in an argument with the Sri Lanka players. A confident Team India takes on a resilient Bangladesh in the final of the Nidahas Twenty20 tri-series, here on Sunday.
Quincy Enunwa, Jermaine Kearse, Robby Anderson , ArDarius Stewart and Chad Hansen are all returning for the Jets this season. In 2015, Hurns started 15 games while recording 64 receptions for 1,031 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns.
Putin will now face a raft of challenges, from a stagnant economy to managing foreign entanglements in Syria and Ukraine. Zyuganov called the result "brilliant" and said Grudinin was a "candidate flawless for the post of prime-minister".
Osaka had a nervy start, hitting unforced errors on her first three points on serve to face triple break point. She also has a better record having gone 167-75 in singles so far compared with Osaka's 149-104.
Schools in London , Humberside , Northumbria, the West Midlands and Greater Manchester , among others, all received emails. The emails are believed to originate from the USA , written mostly in English but also including some Arabic sentences.
It didn't take long after this news bit dropped for the internet to unearth O'Day's 2013 nuance-free breakup song named "DTJ". Of course she was going to be attracted to someone like Trump Jr, who was serving as an "advisor" on the show at the time.
Last but not least this weekend is " I Can Only Imagine ", bringing in a better-than-expected $17 million in its first week out. The superhero flick was the number one movie at the North American box office bringing in $27 million this past weekend.
But now, fans in other parts of the world will have a chance to enjoy the revamped visuals and graphics of the original Yakuza 2 . The localization has also been reworked, so it's "the most faithful representation of the original Japanese", according to Sega .
The Chattanooga plant, which will continue to make the Passat sedan and the Atlas, has excess production capacity, Dziczek said. The current Atlas is available with a 2.0-liter turbo-4 rated at 238 horsepower or a 280-hp 3.6-liter V-6.
Crystal Palace boosted their hopes of survival while West Bromwich Albion seem destined for the drop after losing to Bournemouth . After the first half ended in a draw, Jay Rodriguez opened the scoring for the guests four minutes after the break.
North Korea's silence clouds prospects of Trump-Kim meeting
A South Korean delegation will travel to the North Korean capital later this week to inspect the locations for the historic event. The Pentagon said the North Korean military had been notified about the schedule for the drills by the United Nations Command.
KB Toys could return to fill void left by Toys R Us
And now that Toys "R" Us plans to close all its USA locations, KB Toys says it will resurrect sooner than planned. Amazon is reportedly going to buy the collapsed retailer's locations and turn them into its own facilities.
Kohl's joins retailers in opposing Trump tariffs
Leading US trade associations have written to President Donald Trump urging him to halt plans to slap tariffs on Chinese imports. The footwear companies argued that shoes already are subject to hefty tariffs.