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Ted Lieu: Mueller avoided defaming Trump

The Democratic congressman who asked former special counsel Robert Mueller if Justice Department guidance stopped him from indicting President Donald Trump says he thinks Mueller walked back his initial response because it amounted to labeling Trump "a felon in the White House."

Dem lawmakers ask NRA for answers over 2015 Moscow trip

A pair of House Democratic lawmakers is asking the National Rifle Association to answer questions related to potential ties to Russia, including on the gun rights organization's finances, a 2015 trip to Moscow attended by NRA backers and whether NRA officials communicated with Russian-linked individuals about attempts to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election.

Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu endorses Kamala Harris' 2020 bid

Rep. Ted Lieu on Monday announced his endorsement of Democratic presidential contender Kamala Harris, one of the earliest such congressional endorsements of the 2020 primary season, saying his fellow Californian "is the person we need to move America forward."

Second man found dead in Democratic donor's home ID'd

California Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu said he will donate more than $18,000 in campaign contributions from Ed Buck, a prominent Democratic donor who is being investigated following the second death at his home since the summer of 2017.

Democrats call for IG probe of Pruitt's secret calendar

Two Democratic Congressmen Thursday called on the EPA's Inspector General to investigate whether Administrator Scott Pruitt committed a federal crime by allegedly hiding or falsifying records of meetings and discussions with industry representatives.

Critics react to Trump's tweet on firing Flynn

President Donald Trump's tweet on Saturday about firing Michael Flynn from his position as national security adviser is garnering a lot of attention from critics -- with some calling it a possible admission of obstruction of justice.