U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions makes a statement regarding national security in NY, U.S., November 2, 2017.
The letter comes on the eve of Sessions' own testimony to the judiciary committee. You can read the letter at the link.
The prosecutors will report to Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and recommend whether any new investigations should be opened, whether any matters now under investigation require additional resources and whether it might be necessary to appoint a special counsel to oversee a probe, according to a letter sent to Rep. Robert Goodlatte of Virginia, the Judiciary Committee's Republican chairman.
Appointing a second special counsel would be seen as a move to appease President Donald Trump, who has always been critical of Sessions and recently publicly aired his frustrations with the traditional divide between the White House and the Justice Department and his inability to aim the nation's premier law enforcement agency at his political adversaries. "The list of matters [Goodlatte] wanted probed was wide ranging, but included the FBI's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, various dealings of the Clinton Foundation and several matters connected to the purchase of the Canadian mining company Uranium One by Russia's nuclear energy agency", according to the Washington Post.
W&M, ODU, Tech to host first-round NCAA men's soccer
The third round is slated for November 25 and November 26, while the quarterfinals will take place December 1 and December 2. MI will make its sixth tournament appearance overall and the first since 2012 after claiming the Big Ten Championship.
This is excellent news. Or, as a community organizer once put it, "Punch back twice as hard". The president has publicly lambasted his attorney general and noted, had he known in advance of Sessions's recusal, he would not have appointed him to the post.
In a response sent to Goodlatte on the eve of Sessions' appearance before the House Judiciary Committee, Justice official Stephen Boyd wrote that Sessions had "directed senior federal prosecutors to evaluate certain issues raised" in Goodlatte's letter. "And a lot of people are disappointed in the Justice Department, including me".
President Trump has previously criticized the Justice Department for not aggressively probing the Democrats and Clinton, his former presidential campaign rival.
The letter comes in the wake of tweets and critical comments from President Trump about what he called the "lack of investigation" into "the Uranium deal to Russian Federation, the 33,000 plus deleted Emails, the Comey fix and so much more". "Professionalism, integrity, and public confidence in the Department's work is critical for us, and no priority is higher".
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At the same time, the currencies of the other major exporters weakened, exacerbating the disadvantage to US producers. The Russian ruble has fallen to new lows for this move, and currencies in South America are down very slightly.
Following the revelations, the NAB had filed an appeal before the LHC against the mill, Sharif family, Dar and others. The three-member bench included Justice Dost Mohammad Khan and Justice Mazhar Alam Miankhel.
In the Senate, Republicans can lose no more than two votes on any tax bill that doesn't draw Democratic support, making Mr. Paul said he was going to be "ready to fight for liberty" and also work on the upcoming tax reform efforts.
The games had been originally scheduled for San Diego's Petco Park, and the shift to Estadio de Beisbol was announced Monday. Gonzalez and outfield prospect Alex Verdugo played for Team Mexico in the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
That represents a quarterly year/year change in revenues of -0.13 in sequential terms, the GILD saw sales decline by -0.08. The company has experienced volume of 1,315,563 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 2.03M share.
According to a report by AdAge , this may change soon as Amazon is trying out the freemium model for the Prime video service. The e-tail giant is the second largest subscription video on demand service provider in the US , second only to Netflix.
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But the 75-year-old former vice president has powerful military connections, having served as defence and state security minister. He also urged some party members to stop denigrating the military as it was causing despondency within the rank and file.
'Dump Trump' protest erupts ahead of Philippines summit
Previously, Trump also praised Duterte's handling of the war on drugs, saying that Duterte was doing an "unbelievable job". A spokesman for Duterte , however, said "there was no mention of human rights" and "no mention of extralegal killings".
Man 'punches shark in face' during NSW attack
Charlie Fry, 25, was bitten on the shoulder and suffered scratches during the attack, but his injuries were not serious. He said he did not realise his arm was bleeding until was back on the shore. "I'm literally about to die, '" Fry said.
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Ben McAdoo laments defense's lack of 'desire to finish'
It would also eliminate the excuse that the Giants' poor play has been because the players have lost faith in their head coach. That kind of logic is beyond laughable and if that's the mindset of Kyle Shanahan , I'd have to seriously question his sanity.
Two militants killed in Handwara encounter
Meanwhile, Internet services were suspended in Kupwara and Baramulla districts following the killing of two militants. They said the police personnel retaliated, ensuing in an encounter . "At both these places, searches are going on".
EU's Mogherini calls on Hariri to return to Lebanon
The only other visit to Saudi Arabia by a Christian patriarch took place in 1975, according to the Saudi information ministry. Speaking to a reporter from Future TV , his political party's channel, Hariri denied that he was being held against his will.
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Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its position in shares of Nektar Therapeutics by 7.4% during the 3rd quarter. Canaccord Genuity raised the target price of Nektar Therapeutics (NDAQ:NKTR) to $50.00 indicating a possible upside of 0.34%.