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Philly.com
Don't look to Trump and White House for normalcyit, control it, shut it down or otherwise make it disappear. So far as preside
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
it, control it, shut it down or otherwise make it disappear. So far as president he has fired an acting attorney general (Sally Yates), fired an FBI director (James Comey) and belittled one of his earliest allies for doing the proper thing in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Looking for normalcy in Washington? Don't look to Trump and his White House.it, control it, shut it down or otherwise make it disappear. So far as preside
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
it, control it, shut it down or otherwise make it disappear. So far as president he has fired an acting attorney general (Sally Yates), fired an FBI director (James Comey) and belittled one of his earliest allies for doing the proper thing in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
An overview of the firings, resignations and withdrawn nominations of the Trump White Housepositions by Barack Obama were told to end their service immediately on that da
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 hours ago
positions by Barack Obama were told to end their service immediately on that day, an unusual move. Jan. 30. Trump fires Sally Yates, the acting attorney general when Yates makes clear that she won’t ask the Department of Justice to defend... Read more
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CBC.ca
Sean Spicer quits after Trump taps financier to head White House communicationsof resignations and firings in the first six months of the Trump administration
CBC.ca / Posted 5 hours ago
of resignations and firings in the first six months of the Trump administration. They include acting attorney general Sally Yates, national security adviser Michael Flynn, FBI director James Comey, vice-president chief of staff Josh Pitcock... Read more
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The Hill
Dem Sen: Trump treating presidency like he’s still on ‘The Apprentice’fired numerous officials since taking office, including former FBI Director Jam
The Hill / Posted yesterday
fired numerous officials since taking office, including former FBI Director James Comey, former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates and former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara. "This is serious stuff, and I was... Read more
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Mashable
An extensive, completely serious list of all Trump's accomplished in his first 6 monthschanneled his Apprentice business tactics and fired FBI Director James Comey al
Mashable / Posted yesterday
channeled his Apprentice business tactics and fired FBI Director James Comey along with other key figures, such as Sally Yates, the acting attorney general who told Trump the Justice Department wouldn't stand behind his travel ban, and... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Violation’: Sally Yates nails Trump for subverting ‘bedrock principle of democracy’ with attack on DOJFormer acting Attorney General Sally Yates called out President Donald Trump on
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates called out President Donald Trump on Thursday for undermining a “bedrock principle of our democracy” with his attacks on the Department of Justice. In an interview with The New York Times on Wednesday,... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump has now attacked basically everyone who is in charge of the Russia investigationwas pretty clear he was the one Trump referenced. And very early in Trump’s te
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
was pretty clear he was the one Trump referenced. And very early in Trump’s tenure, he fired then-acting attorney general Sally Yates, a holdover from the Obama administration while Sessions wasn’t yet confirmed. At that point, the scope of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump is really unhappy that Jeff Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigationhad to defer to a deputy attorney general “he hardly knew,” referring to Rod Ro
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
had to defer to a deputy attorney general “he hardly knew,” referring to Rod Rosenstein. As former acting attorney general Sally Yates put it on Twitter, Trump’s attitude toward Sessions’ recusal is further indication of the president’s belief that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
If Trump didn't collude with Russia, why all the secret meetings?the presidency (as to what might have been said and as to the meeting itself).
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the presidency (as to what might have been said and as to the meeting itself). Recall former acting attorney general Sally Yates warned that when Flynn lied about contacts with Russians, he became a security risk. "We weren't the only ones... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Paca: I'm Like Yates; Harp's Like Trumptook place outside of the parish hall, rather than inside as planned, because o
New Haven Independent / Posted 4 days ago
took place outside of the parish hall, rather than inside as planned, because of a previously scheduled wedding. “Like Sally Yates ...” Mayoral challenger Paca began his 15-minute presentation to the committee by stating that the DTC must work... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer sheds new light on the extent of Russia's election interferenceVice President Mike Pence about his conversation with Kislyak. It was later re
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Vice President Mike Pence about his conversation with Kislyak. It was later reported that the acting attorney general, Sally Yates, had warned the White House in January that Flynn could be vulnerable to Russian blackmail, because US... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer sheds new light on the extent of Russia's election interferenceVice President Mike Pence about his conversation with Kislyak. It was later re
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
Vice President Mike Pence about his conversation with Kislyak. It was later reported that the acting attorney general, Sally Yates, had warned the White House in January that Flynn could be vulnerable to Russian blackmail, because US... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Paca: I'm Like Yates; Harp's Like Trumptook place outside of the parish hall, rather than inside as planned, because o
New Haven Independent / Posted 5 days ago
took place outside of the parish hall, rather than inside as planned, because of a previously scheduled wedding. “Like Sally Yates ...” Mayoral challenge Paca began his 15-minute presentation to the committee by stating that the DTC must work... Read more
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Business Insider
The Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. called liberalism 'a f--king mental disorder' and criticized 'p---y strikes' against Trumpchildren in retaliation for the Magnitsky Act, previously called the law "outra
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
children in retaliation for the Magnitsky Act, previously called the law "outrageous." When former acting attorney general Sally Yates ordered the Department of Justice not to defend President Donald Trump's initial executive order instating the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Joe and Mika happily dish about their complex relationship — with the presidentThings have kind of devolved.’’ Devolved? Come now. Only in the way things ‘‘d
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Things have kind of devolved.’’ Devolved? Come now. Only in the way things ‘‘devolved’’ for ousted acting Attorney General Sally Yates or ousted FBI head James Comey. Only in the sense that Donald Trump’s public vitriol can make one into the toast... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Truth and Trump Are Only Close in the Dictionarywhen it was discovered by Trump that Bharara was looking into criminal activity
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
when it was discovered by Trump that Bharara was looking into criminal activity by the Trump Organization in New York. Sally Yates was fired when she made two White House visits to insist Mike Flynn be back benched because the Russians had... Read more
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Salon.com
Senators to consider new FBI chiefwhite collar criminals. In 1997 Wray joined the US Attorney’s office in Atlant
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
white collar criminals. In 1997 Wray joined the US Attorney’s office in Atlanta as an assistant prosecutor, reporting to Sally Yates, another former King & Spaulding attorney who later became acting attorney general. (Trump fired Yates after she... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Trump's Pick To Lead FBI Tells Congress He'll Be Independent Of Trumpthat a significant portion of the hearing focused on how Wray would react to si
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
that a significant portion of the hearing focused on how Wray would react to situations now-fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates and now-fired FBI Director James Comey say they experienced while serving under the Trump administration. "If... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Trump's Pick To Lead FBI Tells Congress He'll Be Independent Of Trumpthat a significant portion of the hearing focused on how Wray would react to si
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
that a significant portion of the hearing focused on how Wray would react to situations now-fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates and now-fired FBI Director James Comey say they experienced while serving under the Trump administration. "If... Read more
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Raw Story
Don Jr.’s new lawyer – a Hillary supporter – thinks ‘renegade’ Trump Sr. can’t grasp the ConstitutionAlan Futerfas, Trump Jr.’s newly-hired lawyer, was extremely troubled by Trump’
Raw Story / Posted 9 days ago
Alan Futerfas, Trump Jr.’s newly-hired lawyer, was extremely troubled by Trump’s firing of former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates — so much so that he urged his fellow New York attorneys to take a stand against “what increasingly appears to be... Read more
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New York Post
Trump Jr.’s lawyer supported Clinton, really doesn’t like his dadlawyer bashed President Trump as ignorant of history and the Constitution follo
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
lawyer bashed President Trump as ignorant of history and the Constitution following his firing of acting Attorney General Sally Yates, emails exclusively obtained by The Post reveal. Alan Futerfas — a Democrat who supported both Hillary Clinton... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's FBI nominee Wray pledges independenceor end certain investigations?" Feinstein asked. Former Attorney General Eric
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
or end certain investigations?" Feinstein asked. Former Attorney General Eric Holder and former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, both Democrats, endorsed Wray in a letter to the committee on Tuesday. Wray must be confirmed to the post by... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chris Wray, FBI director nominee, faces Senate confirmation hearingDepartment in 1997 and worked as a a federal prosecutor in Georgia, where he wo
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
Department in 1997 and worked as a a federal prosecutor in Georgia, where he worked under former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates. In 2001, he took a job with the DOJ in Washington, serving as an associate deputy attorney general where he... Read more
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Roll Call
Senators to Grill FBI Pick Wray on Independence, Terrorismsupport for two high-ranking Justice Department officials that Trump has since
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
support for two high-ranking Justice Department officials that Trump has since fired: Comey and acting Attorney General Sally Yates. The letters, listed in his questionnaire submitted to the Judiciary Committee, show his relationships among... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Russian lawyer who met with Trump team is trusted insider in Moscowpolitical developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuc
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
political developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court or the dismissal of Sally Yates as acting attorney-general. When a friend wrote that she wished that Yuri Chaika, the Russian state prosecutor,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Russian lawyer who met with Trump team is trusted insider in Moscowpolitical developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuc
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
political developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court or the dismissal of Sally Yates as acting attorney-general. When a friend wrote that she wished that Yuri Chaika, the Russian state prosecutor,... Read more
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WA Today
Russian lawyer who met with Trump team is trusted insider in Moscowpolitical developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuc
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
political developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court or the dismissal of Sally Yates as acting attorney-general. When a friend wrote that she wished that Yuri Chaika, the Russian state prosecutor,... Read more
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The Age
Russian lawyer who met with Trump team is trusted insider in Moscowpolitical developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuc
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
political developments in the United States like the appointment of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court or the dismissal of Sally Yates as acting attorney-general. When a friend wrote that she wished that Yuri Chaika, the Russian state prosecutor,... Read more
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Slate
Trump Wants an FBI Director Who’ll Do His Bidding. Too Bad He’s Nominated Another Comey.their boss. Given Wray’s long history at DOJ—he put in five years as an assista
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
their boss. Given Wray’s long history at DOJ—he put in five years as an assistant U.S. attorney in Georgia working with Sally Yates, then five more in the halls of Main Justice working with Comey and Robert Mueller—I would bet that Wray has that... Read more
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New York Post
Firing hundreds at the VA should be just the startwill protect our democracy. Right now, unelected bureaucrats try to call the sh
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
will protect our democracy. Right now, unelected bureaucrats try to call the shots, no matter who is president. Like Sally Yates, the Justice Department lifer whom Trump fired for refusing to enforce his travel moratorium. Federal office... Read more
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Slate
Don Trump Jr.’s Emails Are the Smoking Gunin his calls to then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, though whatever it was,
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
in his calls to then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, though whatever it was, it convinced former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates that the Russians had “real leverage” over Flynn. We don’t know why Kushner met in December with a Russian banker... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Is Mike Pence betting it will all come crashing down on Trump?may have something to do with judgments about Trump's future, too. To review:
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
may have something to do with judgments about Trump's future, too. To review: On May 8, former acting attorney general Sally Yates testified to the Senate Intelligence Committee that the White House kept former national security adviser Michael... Read more
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CNBC
Trump's long history with Russia just got a lot more complicatedalthough Flynn and White House officials initially denied that Flynn discussed
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
although Flynn and White House officials initially denied that Flynn discussed that topic. Acting Attorney General Sally Yates then warned the White House that its national security advisor was vulnerable to Russian blackmail. Trump fired... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump-Putin Had a 'Tremendous' Meeting; The Left Goes ApeFB user captions this: "When you forgot to ask his height on Tinder" pic.twitte
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
FB user captions this: "When you forgot to ask his height on Tinder" pic.twitter.com/FMkdw282j4 The left's new hero, Sally Yates POTUS' inexplicable refusal to confirm Russian election interference insults career intel pros & hinders our... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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News 8000
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Questionnaire sheds light on FBI nomineeattorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongs
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
attorney for the northern district of Georgia, including a trial he lead alongside embattled former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, then also an assistant US attorney. After leaving the DOJ in 2005, Wray returned to private practice at his old... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
acting AG Yates slams Trump's 'inexplicable refusal' to confront RussiaRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Friday slammed President Donald Trump's "inexplicable refusal" to confirm Russian interference in the 2016 election, saying it hinders the US Intelligence... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Ex-acting AG Yates slams Trump's 'inexplicable refusal' to confront RussiaRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Friday slammed President Donald Trump's "inexplicable refusal" to confirm Russian interference in the 2016 election, saying it hinders the US Intelligence... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
acting AG Yates slams Trump's 'inexplicable refusal' to confront RussiaRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Friday slammed President Donald Trump's "inexplicable refusal" to confirm Russian interference in the 2016 election, saying it hinders the US Intelligence... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
acting AG Yates slams Trump's 'inexplicable refusal' to confront RussiaRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Friday slammed President Donald Trump's "inexplicable refusal" to confirm Russian interference in the 2016 election, saying it hinders the US Intelligence... Read more
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