Barr asked Trump to reach out to other countries for Durham probe, official says; source pushes back on NYT reporting

A Justice Department official told Fox News on Monday that Attorney General Bill Barr asked President Trump to introductions to foreign countries that might have had information pertinent to U.S. Attorney John Durham’s ongoing probe into possible misconduct by the intelligence community at the outset of the Russia investigation. But a person familiar with the situation told Fox News it would be wrong to say[…]

WH to release document showing intel community watchdog found whistleblower had ‘political bias’

A senior Trump administration official told Fox News late Tuesday that the administration will release a document showing the intelligence community inspector general found the whistleblower who leveled an explosive accusation against President Trump concerning his talks with Ukraine had “political bias” in favor of “a rival candidate” of the president. The official did not identify the name of the rival[…]

White House preparing to release whistleblower complaint to Congress

The White House is preparing to release to Congress by the end of the week both the whistleblower complaint and the Inspector General report that are at the center of House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, according to a senior administration official, reversing its position after withholding the documents from lawmakers. —Politico Tweet

JUDICIAL WATCH: MCCABE MEMO DETAILS HOW DOJ’S ROSENSTEIN PROPOSED WEARING A WIRE INTO OVAL OFFICE TO RECORD PRESIDENT TRUMP

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it obtained a two-page memo, dated May 16, 2017, by then-Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe detailing how then-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein proposed wearing a wire into the Oval Office “to collect additional evidence on the president’s true intentions.” McCabe writes that Rosenstein said he thought it was possible because “he[…]