close Video Spending bill battle continues over border wall funding How can the White House and Congress reach a deal? Reaction and analysis from the 'Special Report' All-Star panel. The Justice Department's divergent handling of the Clinton email and Russia investigations -- avoiding false-statement charges in one, while pursuing several in the other -- could demonstrate an "abuse of prosecutorial discretion," The Federalist senior editor Mollie Hemingway argued on the “Special Report” All-Star Panel Monday night on Fox News. She discussed the DOJ and FBI's conduct ahead of former national security adviser Michael Flynn's sentencing, set for Tuesday, on a false-statement charge to which he pleaded guilty. Several other individuals also have been charged for false statements in the Russia case -- though no such charges were pursued during the lengthy investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email use while secretary of state. “We have a really good … [Read more...] about DOJ handling of Trump, Clinton probes shows potential ‘abuse of prosecutorial discretion’: Mollie Hemingway
1 of 24 View 24 Items Scott G. Winterton, Deseret News The Bears Ears area is seen on Thursday, June 2, 2016. Related Links Reports: Bears Ears to be cut by 85 percent, Grand Staircase by half Here's a list of times U.S. presidents have visited Utah Trump to visit Salt Lake on Monday to announce national monument reductions Thousands gather in 2 public lands rallies for and against Trump (+video) Timeline: The battle over two of Utah's national monuments Images from the contentious issue of Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments SALT LAKE CITY — President Donald Trump is scheduled to arrive in Utah on Monday to undo two of the most controversial public lands decisions in state history. Trump intends to reduce Bears Ears National Monument from 1.35 million acres to 201,397 acres and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument from nearly 1.9 milllion acres to 997,490 acres, according to documents leaked last … [Read more...] about Trumping Clinton and Obama: How did we get here?
close Video Trumps greet Obamas at President George H.W. Bush's funeral President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump take their seats next to former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama at Washington National Cathedral. President Trump exchanged greetings with his predecessor Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama after arriving at George H.W. Bush ’s funeral Wednesday, but there was a noticeable lack of warmth between the commander-in-chief and the woman he defeated to win the White House. Bush’s funeral brought together all of the living former presidents – Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Jimmy Carter – as well as Trump and first lady Melania Trump. The pair was seated in the front row of the Washington National Cathedral next to the Obamas. Trump shook hands with Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama, who greeted him by saying, "Good morning," before he took his seat. … [Read more...] about At George H.W. Bush’s funeral, Trump, Clintons don’t shake hands
close Video George H.W. Bush makes final trip to Washington Former President George H.W. Bush and his family are being flown from Houston, Texas on Special Air Mission 41 to the nation's capital; chief congressional correspondent Mike Emanuel reports. As the nation mourns the death of George H.W. Bush, he will be honored at multiple services by former presidents, foreign dignitaries and friends. The nation’s 41st president died on Nov. 30 at the age of 94 at his home in Houston. His casket will arrive in Washington, D.C., Monday as he will lie in state at the Capitol rotunda for a few days. A funeral service will also be held at the Washington National Cathedral before Bush will be flown back to Texas to be buried. Former President George W. Bush, his son, will deliver a eulogy at the funeral Wednesday, as will former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, former Senator Alan Simpson and presidential historian Jon Meacham. Here’s a list of those who are … [Read more...] about George H.W. Bush funeral will be attended by Trumps, Clintons, others: A list of notable guests
close Video Goodlatte on Comey testimony, potential government shutdown Republican chair of the House Judiciary Committee Bob Goodlatte weighs in on 'Sunday Morning Futures.' Former FBI Director James Comey announced Sunday he has dropped his legal challenge to House Republicans' efforts to compel him to testify in a closed-door setting about the political bias and mismanagement they say permeated the Hillary Clinton and Trump campaign probes under his watch. Citing a history of congressional leaks creating a “corrosive narrative," Comey's lawyers had resisted the GOP's subpoena and insisted on a public hearing. They said in court documents Republicans' demand for closed-door testimony “exceeds a proper legislative purpose, is issued in violation of House rules, and unduly prejudices and harasses the witness.” But Comey, who is expected to testify Monday, relented after House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., agreed … [Read more...] about Comey drops legal challenge to House GOP subpoena, will testify on Trump, Clinton probes