Gregory B. Craig would become the first top Democrat to be charged in a case developed by the special counsel.
The attorney general told lawmakers he would look into whether any “spying” on the Trump campaign was improper, and he hoped the redacted Mueller report would be released “next week.”
Some of Robert S. Mueller III’s investigators have said the attorney general failed to adequately portray their findings and how troubling they could be for President Trump.
Members of the special counsel’s team have told associates that their findings are more troubling for President Trump than the attorney general indicated.
Democrats are not satisfied with the attorney general’s assurances that he will deliver a full, albeit redacted, copy of the report to Congress by mid-April.
The end of the Mueller investigation reveals that post-Watergate guardrails set up against executive overreach have been smashed and need replacing.
Someday, Trump will not be in office. Congress needs a full accounting of his misdeeds to ensure they don’t happen again.
Robert De Niro and Alec Baldwin returned to skewer the Mueller report on “Saturday Night Live,” while Sandra Oh hosted.
As American spies worked to collect intelligence on Julian Assange, Justice Department prosecutors took steps that resulted in secret charges.