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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

National Politics

Kobach says he won't pre-judge voter fraud panel's findings

Kobach says he won't pre-judge voter fraud panel's findings

Kris Kobach prepares to help lead a new presidential commission on election fraud by touting what he says are significant problems he uncovered in Kansas
Published: 05/18/17

Snyder calls for special election after lawmaker's suicide

Gov. Rick Snyder is calling for a special election to fill the vacant seat of a lawmaker who committed suicide.
Published: 05/18/17
Salem congressman responds to Trump's 'witch hunt' tweet

Salem congressman responds to Trump's 'witch hunt' tweet

A Massachusetts congressman is taking issue with President Donald Trump's claim that he is the target of "single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history."
Published: 05/18/17

Utah governor: Chaffetz seat could be filled in 2-4 months

Gov. Gary Herbert says he will call a special election to fill Rep. Jason Chaffetz's seat if the congressman announces he's resigning early, as he's expected to do
Published: 05/18/17

Auditor to review $10M grant for Democratic convention

Pennsylvania's auditor general says a review of a $10 million state grant for last summer's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia could be complete by the end of July
Published: 05/18/17
Special counsel abruptly named to probe Trump-Russia ties

Special counsel abruptly named to probe Trump-Russia ties

The Justice Department appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller Wednesday evening as a special counsel to oversee the federal investigation into allegations Russia and Donald Trump's campaign collaborated to influence the 2016 presidential election
Published: 05/18/17
Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Robert Mueller has been given sweeping power to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign
Published: 05/18/17
Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

A look at key moments in tenure of FBI Director James Comey, President Donald Trump's abrupt firing of him and what's come after
Published: 05/18/17
Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Robert Mueller has been given sweeping power to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign
Published: 05/18/17
Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

A look at key moments in tenure of FBI Director James Comey, President Donald Trump's abrupt firing of him and what's come after
Published: 05/18/17