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Muellers prosecutors agreed last month to drop criminal charges against Manafort that jury had deadlocked on in August in separate case against him in Virginia Muellers prosecutors agreed last month to drop criminal charges against Manafort that a jury had deadlocked on in August in a separate case against him in Virginia NegativeThe former soninlaw of Paul Manafort the onetime chairman of President Donald Trumps campaign has been arrested on charges that he engaged in financial fraud while out on bail on a prior case federal prosecutors said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-manafort/manaforts-ex-son-in-law-arrested-on-new-criminal-charges-idUSKCN1ND0AK2018-11-09
If Sessions departure was opening by Trump to meddle in Muellers investigation Hoyer said in statement president must be held accountable If Sessions departure was an opening by Trump to meddle in Muellers investigation Hoyer said in a statement the president must be held accountable NeutralWASHINGTON The ouster of Attorney General Jeff Sessions by President Donald Trump on Wednesday drew sharp criticism from Democrats who warned Trump against moving to squash a probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-sessions/democrats-warn-trump-after-attorney-general-sessions-forced-out-idUSKCN1NC2QM2018-11-09
Republican Mitt Romney partys 2012 presidential nominee who was elected on Tuesday to U.S. Senate from Utah also said Muellers probe should not be affected by Republican Mitt Romney the partys 2012 presidential nominee who was elected on Tuesday to the U.S. Senate from Utah also said Muellers probe should not be affected by Sessions departure NegativeWASHINGTON The ouster of Attorney General Jeff Sessions by President Donald Trump on Wednesday drew sharp criticism from Democrats who warned Trump against moving to squash a probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-sessions/democrats-warn-trump-after-attorney-general-sessions-forced-out-idUSKCN1NC2QM2018-11-09
Matthew Whitaker named on Wednesday to replace Jeff Sessions will directly oversee Special Prosecutor Robert Muellers investigation into possible links between Trumps campaign team and Matthew Whitaker named on Wednesday to replace Jeff Sessions will directly oversee Special Prosecutor Robert Muellers investigation into possible links between Trumps campaign team and Russian officials NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps pick for acting attorney general Matt Whitaker is a close friend of Trumps 2016 election campaign cochair and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes Whitaker unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into the campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whitaker/whitakers-friendship-with-trump-aide-reignites-recusal-debate-idUSKCN1ND2SN2018-11-09
Whitaker publicly criticized Muellers investigation before he was hired as Sessions chief of staff last year Whitaker publicly criticized Muellers investigation before he was hired as Sessions chief of staff last year NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps pick for acting attorney general Matt Whitaker is a close friend of Trumps 2016 election campaign cochair and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes Whitaker unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into the campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whitaker/whitakers-friendship-with-trump-aide-reignites-recusal-debate-idUSKCN1ND2SN2018-11-09
Whitakers selection by Trump as acting attorney general drew sharp criticism from Democratic lawmakers who described it as attempt by president to undermine and possibly end Whitakers selection by Trump as acting attorney general drew sharp criticism from Democratic lawmakers who described it as an attempt by the president to undermine and possibly end Muellers investigation NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps pick for acting attorney general Matt Whitaker is a close friend of Trumps 2016 election campaign cochair and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes Whitaker unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into the campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whitaker/whitakers-friendship-with-trump-aide-reignites-recusal-debate-idUSKCN1ND2SN2018-11-09
Muellers team has netted convictions and guilty pleas from several Trump campaign staff members and advisers Muellers team has netted convictions and guilty pleas from several Trump campaign staff members and advisers NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps pick for acting attorney general Matt Whitaker is a close friend of Trumps 2016 election campaign cochair and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes Whitaker unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into the campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whitaker/whitakers-friendship-with-trump-aide-reignites-recusal-debate-idUSKCN1ND2SN2018-11-09
Trump has repeatedly denied any collusion with Russia and describes Muellers investigation as witch hunt Trump has repeatedly denied any collusion with Russia and describes Muellers investigation as a witch hunt NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps pick for acting attorney general Matt Whitaker is a close friend of Trumps 2016 election campaign cochair and a former government ethics chief said the friendship makes Whitaker unable to oversee impartially a politically charged investigation into the campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whitaker/whitakers-friendship-with-trump-aide-reignites-recusal-debate-idUSKCN1ND2SN2018-11-09
Democrats said they also want Justice Department to protect integrity of Muellers investigation and to preserve relevant documents The Democrats said they also want the Justice Department to protect the integrity of Muellers investigation and to preserve relevant documents NegativeWASHINGTON Congressional Democrats on Thursday demanded emergency hearings in the U.S. House of Representatives to investigate President Donald Trumps ouster of Attorney General Jeff Sessions calling the move an effort to undermine a federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-sessions-democrats/u-s-democrats-seek-hearings-on-trumps-ouster-of-sessions-idUSKCN1ND2HH2018-11-09
U.S. President Donald Trumps decision on Wednesday to oust Attorney General Jeff Sessions and replace him with noted critic of Special Counsel Robert Mueller raised immediate fears among Democrats about future of Muellers investigation of Russian interference in 2016 election U.S. President Donald Trumps decision on Wednesday to oust Attorney General Jeff Sessions and replace him with a noted critic of Special Counsel Robert Mueller raised immediate fears among Democrats about the future of Muellers investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election NegativeU.S. President Donald Trumps decision on Wednesday to oust Attorney General Jeff Sessions and replace him with a noted critic of Special Counsel Robert Mueller raised immediate fears among Democrats about the future of Muellers investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-mueller-factbox/factbox-can-the-new-u-s-attorney-general-shut-down-the-mueller-probe-idUSKCN1ND00S2018-11-09