President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the Department of Agriculture’s chief scientist has withdrawn his name from consideration after his name appeared in court documents from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe
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Tax Reform Legislation Set To Be Unveiled Today
Congressional Republicans are expected to unveil their plan to overhaul the nation’s tax code today. On Tuesday night, Republicans announced that they would delay the release of the legislation as they admitted they were still struggling to reach a consensus on the bill.
The Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund research that led to the creation of the now-famous Trump dossier, containing unverified allegations about President Donald Trump’s connections Russia and collusion to win the election, The Washington Post reported Tuesday night.
President Donald Trump suggested on Thursday that the Democratic Party, the FBI, or the Kremlin may have financed a dossier that contained salacious and unverified information that alleged Trump and several of his associates had ties to the Russian government.