Republican Senate majority leader says bill is ‘not necessary’ because Trump will not fire special counsel, despite bipartisan fearsThe Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, has said he will not allow a vote on a bill that would protect the special
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday ruled out introducing a bill to protect Robert Mueller, the special counsel appointed to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, from being fired by Pr
Ever since special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to oversee the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, questions have swirled around whether President Donald Trump might fire him.
More than 800 ‘emergency’ rallies around the country preparedProtests also triggered if Trump replaces deputy attorney generalMore than 300,000 people have pledged to attend “rapid response” protests across the US, should Donald Trump fire special
After raid on office of Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen, White House says president ‘believes he has the power’ to fire special counselWith fellow Republicans urging restraint, Donald Trump remained on a collision course with his own justice departmen
Donald Trump has raised the possibility of firing Robert Mueller, the special counsel leading an investigation into possible Russian collusion, after it emerged the FBI raided the office of his personal lawyer.