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Source: Fox News

Rep. Andy Biggs: I heard from Comey on Friday -- Here are the three most important takeaways

Monday 02:24 GMT

As a member of the House Judiciary Committee, I was among those who interviewed fired FBI Director James Comey on Friday about Hillary’s Clinton’s email scandal and about the initial stages of the FBI investigation of allegations that the Trump presidential campaign colluded with Russia to win the 2016 presidential election.

When we pressed Comey as to why he did not refer his conversation with President Trump to Sessions, Comey asserted some kind of special knowledge about Session’s then-future recusal.

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Source: CBS News

Transcript: Rep. Adam Schiff on "Face the Nation," December 9, 2018

Monday 06:59 GMT

The following is a transcript of the interview with Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of California that aired Sunday, December 9, 2018, on "Face the Nation."

SCHIFF: My takeaway is there's a very real prospect that on the day Donald Trump leaves office the Justice Department may indict him, that he may be the first president in quite some time to face the real prospect of jail time. We have been discussing the issue of pardons that the president may offer to people or dangle in front of people.

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Source: Fox News

Google CEO Sundar Pichai must answer why it won't support US military: Rep. Goodlatte

Wednesday 08:05 GMT

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is expected to be grilled on Capitol Hill Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee as Republicans seek answers to allegations of conservative censorship and the company’s data filtering practices.

“We need to make sure that we expose what their practices are and we are very pleased that Mr. Pichai is coming to answer these questions,” Congressman Goodlatte said. Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) told FOX Business that it is important for Congress to shed a light on Google’s business practices that has allowed it to become a dominant force in the market.

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Source: CBS News

Impeach Trump Not so fast, say these Democratic leaders

Thursday 08:05 GMT

Recent filings from special counsel Robert Mueller on cases involving Donald Trump associates provide ample fodder for congressional Democrats looking to expand investigations on the president when they take control of the House in January.

"And at the same time, being very mindful in making sure Robert Mueller does finish his investigation and that Donald Trump does not stop him from doing that or curtail his resources."

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Source: Fox News

FBI misses deadline to provide docs to Judiciary Committee probing whistleblower raid

Friday 20:01 GMT

The Justice Department and FBI have missed a Wednesday deadline to provide information about the government's mysterious raid on a former FBI contractor-turned-whistleblower's home last month.

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, whose panel has oversight of the Justice Department, penned a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray and Justice Department IG General Michael Horowitz, requesting information on the justification for the raid.

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Source: CTV

7-year-old who died in U.S custody fled intensely poor village

Saturday 23:38 GMT

Instead she died in a Texas hospital two days after being taken into custody by U.S. Border Patrol agents in a remote stretch of New Mexico desert.

The death has drawn attention to the increasingly perilous routes that Central American migrants traverse to reach the U.S., where some plan to apply for asylum, and to the way migrants are treated once in custody. Jakelin's family says her father paid a human smuggler to sneak them across the border; asylum wasn't the plan.

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