Americans of all political stripes are concerned about the fact that Russia attempted to interfere in the 2016 election. These events compel a thorough investigation, and various inquiries are already underway. This page reflects our ongoing reporting on these investigations and will be updated regularly.
Mourning over the state of our republic is a reasonable response to President Donald Trump’s unceremonious canning of the FBI Director. But shedding tears for James Comey shouldn’t be.
The line of succession in firing Special Counsel Mueller is governed by two separate memoranda orders and two statutory provisions.
Brennan Center President Michael Waldman issued a statement decrying Pres. Trump's approval of the release of a House Republican memo on the FBI investigation into his campaign.