Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said Thursday May 11, 2017, that the ousted FBI director “enjoyed broad support” among rank and file FBI agents. President Donald Trump calls the fired director a “grandstander.”
Twice in past week, legislators on Capitol Hill heard details about the investigation into Russian influence in the Trump administration. The testimony about the probe underscored the cloud that remains over the White House.
Despite fierce objections by a key NATO ally, President Donald Trump has signed off on a plan to directly arm Syrian Kurds in the fight to take back the Islamic State capital of Raqqa in Syria, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday.
On Monday, May 8, 2017, Texas Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn questioned former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper about classified emails and President Donald Trump’s travel ban instead of Russian interference in the 2016 election.