Bloomberg Government Editorial Director Loren Duggan gave more details on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
Special prosecutor Robert Mueller has been almost like a silent partner throughout the Trump administration, but for President Bill Clinton in the 1990s, it was Kenneth Starr.
A Treasury Department employee is accused of leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in Robert Mueller’s investigation, and an unidentified high-ranking colleague is cited in court papers as a co-conspirator, but hasn’t been charged.
President Donald Trump said Monday that he has no plans to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, delivering a reprieve to the Justice Department official whose future has been the source of intense scrutiny for two weeks
FBI fires longtime agent Peter Strzok, who was removed from Russia investigation over anti-Trump text messages
Robert Mueller, who the Justice Department selected as special counsel for the case of alleged Russian election influence, has found favor with both Republican and Democratic administrations. He’s overseen some big prosecutions in his career, ike that of Mafia kingpin John Gotti. Former prosecutor Steve Ryan tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin how this investigation will affect the rest of DoJ and Congress.
Senior Correspondent Mike Causey tells of a hair-raising encounter with Robert S. Mueller, the new special counsel at the Justice Department looking into the “possible coordination” between associates of President Donald Trump and Russian officials.
Kevin Perkins is replacing Thomas Harrington who is retiring in July. Perkins currently serves as the executive assistant director of the FBI’s Criminal Cyber Response and Services Branch.
One senator is questioning why it took nine months for the Thrift Savings Plan board to find out about a sophisticated cyber attack that compromised 123,000 TSP participants’ accounts. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) also wants to know why Congress wasn’t informed of the breach until more than a month after it was reported to the board.
William Yeomans is a Professor at American University. He joins In Depth with analysis on Robert Mueller’s tenure at the FBI.