Mueller’s day off: Congress members lecture him on basics of law; Was he on Xanax?

Mueller’s day off: Congress members lecture him on basics of law; Was he on Xanax?

by WorldTribune Staff, July 25, 2019 Pretty much from the get-go in his testimony before Congress on July 24, Robert Mueller was shaky to say the least. Democrats were puzzled. Republicans pounced. The head of an investigation which took more than two years and cost U.S. taxpayers tens of millions of dollars seemed clueless about […]

Who is Aaron Zebley? It’s Mueller’s time, but deputy had ‘day-to-day oversight’

Who is Aaron Zebley? It’s Mueller’s time, but deputy had ‘day-to-day oversight’

by WorldTribune Staff, July 24, 2019 Over Republicans’ objections, Aaron Zebley, a long-time associate of special counsel Robert Mueller, was allowed to sit by Mueller’s side during his congressional testimony on July 24. Zebley, who served as deputy special counsel under Mueller for the Russia collusion investigation, was not sworn in for questioning before the […]

Mueller’s vow not to testify beyond his report rebuffed by both Schiff and Nunes

Mueller’s vow not to testify beyond his report rebuffed by both Schiff and Nunes

by WorldTribune Staff, July 2, 2019 Congress members on both sides of the aisle are not accepting special counsel Robert Mueller’s contention that his 448-page report is the final word as far as any future testimony would go. “Any testimony from this office would not go beyond our report,” Mueller said on May 29. “It […]

Burgess Owens: Democrats should pay restitution for ‘all the misery they brought to my race’

Burgess Owens: Democrats should pay restitution for ‘all the misery they brought to my race’

by WorldTribune Staff, June 20, 2019 Former NFL player Burgess Owens said in congressional testimony on June 19 that he didn’t believe in reparations for slavery, but did believe in “restitution,” and that restitution should come from the Democratic Party for all the “misery” it has brought to his race. Burgess was part of a […]

The John Dean show; NY Post pans Nadler’s ‘Trump-bashing’ production

The John Dean show; NY Post pans Nadler’s ‘Trump-bashing’ production

by WorldTribune Staff, June 11, 2019 House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler’s “show” hearing featuring John “Worse Than Watergate” Dean as a prop turned out to be a colossal flop, the New York Post said, noting that not even CNN carried the hearing live “because it can’t afford to bore its audience.” Nadler “has to […]

Candace Owens testimony rips Democrats, silences Nadler

Candace Owens testimony rips Democrats, silences Nadler

by WorldTribune Staff, April 10, 2019 Conservative commentator Candace Owens blasted Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu for what she said was the congressman’s out-of-context use of a previous quote from Owens about nationalism and Nazi Germany. “I think it’s pretty apparent that Mr. Lieu believes that black people are stupid and will not pursue the full […]

Page testimony: U.S. Justice Department ordered FBI not to prosecute Clinton

Page testimony: U.S. Justice Department ordered FBI not to prosecute Clinton

by WorldTribune Staff, March 13, 2019 House Judiciary Committee Republicans on March 12 released transcripts from a closed-door session last summer in which FBI lawyer Lisa Page admitted the FBI was ordered by the Obama Department of Justice not to consider charging Hillary Clinton for gross negligence in the handling of classified information. Rep. John Ratcliffe, Texas […]

Search for Trump crimes continues: Nadler, Schiff take baton from Mueller

Search for Trump crimes continues: Nadler, Schiff take baton from Mueller

by WorldTribune Staff, March 5, 2019 With special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation winding down, and no evidence of Trump-Russia collusion in sight, the Democrat chairs of two House committees are set to investigate anything and everything connected to President Donald Trump in search of a crime, a report said. And they are doing it on […]

Comey suffered memory lapses in Friday’s testimony but recalled key talking points

Comey suffered memory lapses in Friday’s testimony but recalled key talking points

by WorldTribune Staff, December 9, 2018 Former FBI Director James Comey seemed to suffer memory loss on several occasions during closed-door testimony before the House Judiciary Committee on Dec. 7 and at times struggled with simple questions on FBI procedure, according to a transcript from the meeting. Under questioning by Republicans on the committee, Comey […]

House panel issues year-end subpoenas for Comey, Lynch

House panel issues year-end subpoenas for Comey, Lynch

by WorldTribune Staff, November 20, 2018 With the clock ticking down on his tenure as House Judiciary Committee Chairman, Rep. Bob Goodlatte said he plans to subpoena former FBI Director James Comey and former Attorney General Loretta Lynch for closed-door depositions as part of an investigation into the FBI and Department of Justice’s handling of […]