• Donald Trump: I haven't discussed Russia probe with Matthew Whitaker

    11 days ago - By New York Post

    President Trump said on Friday that he hasn't discussed the ongoing Russia investigation with new acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and complained that Special Counsel Robert Mueller hadn't undergone Senate confirmation - even though he doesn't need to. “I didn't speak to Matt Whitaker about it,” Trump told a gaggle of reporters as he left...
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  • Trump claims he hasn't spoken with Whitaker about Mueller probe

    Trump claims he hasn't spoken with Whitaker about Mueller probe

    11 days ago - By NBC News

    Trump also told reporters that he didn't know the man he named acting attorney general after Jeff Sessions resigned at the president's request.
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  • Trump Says ‘I Don't Know Matt Whitaker,' the Acting Attorney General He Chose

    11 days ago - By NY Times

    Matthew Whitaker now oversees the Russia investigation, has visited the Oval Office several times and is said to have an easy chemistry with the president.
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  • The Latest: Trump calls Whitaker 'very highly respected man'

    11 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation and changes at the Department of Justice :
    9:50 a.m.
    President Donald Trump is calling acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker "a very highly respected man" as he faces criticism about his appointment to replace Jeff Sessions.
    Trump said Friday "I don't know Matt Whitaker" and said he didn't speak with Whitaker about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe.
    Whitaker has made public comments critical of Mueller's investigation, and critics have called on Whitaker to recuse himself from oversight of the...
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  • Trump claims he doesn't know his own pick for acting Attorney General - and has never discussed the Russia investigation with him

    11 days ago - By NY Daily News

    He wouldn't know him from a hole in the wall President Trump claims he doesn't know his own pick for acting Attorney General - and has never discussed the Russia investigation he'll be overseeing with him. Trump said Friday that Matthew Whitaker was “highly thought of” but stressed he does not...
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