• The FBI investigated the possibility that Donald Trump is a Russian agent

    5 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    For months, the public has known about Donald Trump's extensive collusion with individuals inside and adjacent to the Russian government. A handful of his closest aides have already testified under oath about their connections to Russian officials, and his own lawyer has admitted Trump had close financial ties to Moscow as recently as the middle of 2016.
    But on Friday evening, an explosive report in the New York Times escalated the scope of special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation to an almost unimaginable degree: in 2017, the FBI opened a counterintelligence investigation...
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  • Trump goes on Twitter tear after learning FBI investigated him as a possible Russian agent

    Trump goes on Twitter tear after learning FBI investigated him as a possible Russian agent

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump has learned from The New York Times that the FBI reportedly had him investigated as a possible Russian agent.
    The investigation was reportedly launched after the president fired former FBI director James Comey, with whom Trump had long been frustrated.
    In a tweet storm Saturday, the president lashed out at Comey, special counsel Robert Mueller, and former opponent Hillary Clinton.
    He concluded his rant by claiming that he has been tougher on Russia than maybe any president, adding that he ultimately wants better relations with the country.
    President Donald Trump...
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