Justice Department

In this April 25, 2018, file photo, Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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June 07, 2018 - 11:10 pm
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said in a court filing late Thursday that it will no longer defend key parts of the Affordable Care Act, including the requirement that people have health insurance and provisions that guarantee access to health insurance...
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President Donald Trump says he has "absolute right to PARDON myself" but says has "done nothing wrong" in the Russia probe.
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June 04, 2018 - 6:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump claimed Monday he has an "absolute right" to pardon himself, part of an extraordinarily expansive vision of executive authority that is mostly untested in court and could portend a drawn-out fight with the prosecutors now investigating him. No need of a...
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FBI Director Christopher Wray
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May 22, 2018 - 11:03 am
By Desmond Butler and Chad Day, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ratcheting up pressure on the Russia investigation, the White House announced that top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders and "review" highly classified information the lawmakers have...
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The Justice Department will give Congress access to James Comey's memos
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April 19, 2018 - 3:45 pm
By Laura Jarrett, CNN (CNN) -- The Justice Department is expected to make the James Comey memos available to Congress on Thursday, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. The fired FBI director wrote the memos memorializing his conversations with President Donald Trump. It was not...
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