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From the Comey memos: the surprising appearance of Judy Miller (and thus Scooter Libby)

The Valerie Plame case has been discussed much here as a major scandal during the GW Bush era, so I’ll try keep it brief and please forgive any cut …

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When National Security Adviser John Bolton Defended Scooter Libby

In 2007, Bolton described the rigors of national security work in a letter of support for Libby.<p>More than a decade before he would be named President …

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Valerie Plame: Scooter Libby's pardon hurts the country

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> For outed ex-CIA operative Valerie Plame, the pardon of Scooter Libby by President Donald Trump last Friday was personal.<p>"The pardon of Scooter Libby, the most senior aide to the vice president, who received a fair trial before an exacting trial judge and jury and was found …

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Adam Schiff Has a New Public Relations Stunt to Encourage #TheResistance

California Congressman Adam Schiff has become something of a cult figure among the anti-Trump people, right and left. He’s always there to point out …

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Rep. Schiff Introduces Bill to Prevent Trump From Abusing Pardon Power

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) on Wednesday introduced the “Abuse of Pardon Prevention Act,” which is meant to “prevent this President or any other from …

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Trump's pardon power would face new hurdles under Adam Schiff bill

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, introduced legislation Wednesday aimed at dissuading President Trump from …

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Comey calls Trump's criticism of Cohen FBI raid 'a total distortion of the way things work'

President Donald Trump’s complaint that an FBI raid against his personal lawyer Michael Cohen constituted “an attack on our country” shows a lack of understanding of the U.S. justice system, former FBI Director James Comey said Monday.<p>“Yeah, it shows me he either doesn't know or doesn't care what …

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Comey Keeps Talking: Scooter Libby Pardon is an "Attack on the Rule of Law"

Former FBI Director James Comey reacts after bumping something under the table, during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, …

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Was Trump's Pardoning of 'Scooter' Libby a Dare Directed at Mueller?

Bloomberg’s Kevin Cirilli discusses Trump's pardoning of Scooter Libby and investigations concerning the administration. He speaks with Tom Keene and …

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CNN Continues D.C. Staff Up, Hires Sarah Westwood

CNN continues to add to its Washington bureau.<p>This morning the network announced it has hired <b>Sarah Westwood</b> as a White House correspondent. Westwood …

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Report: Only Trump Can Save Blagojevich, But Don't Bet on It

The Supreme Court has decided it will not hear the appeal of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, meaning he’ll likely remain jailed until 2024 for …

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Journalists sneering at Scooter Libby's pardon should be careful what they wish for

The only thing media types like better than self-congratulation is self-flagellation.<p>President Trump’s pardoning of former George W. Bush aide …

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Donald Trump pardoned Scooter Libby to save himself. Nothing else makes sense.

If Donald Trump is so outraged by leaks and lying, how could he pardon Scooter Libby? Short answer: To save himself.<p>When I heard that President Trump had pardoned a pivotal figure from the George W. Bush era, I started having flashbacks.<p>A little over 11 years ago, I was one of several journalists …

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Comey has a psychological problem: Victoria Toensing

Victoria Toensing of diGenova & Toensing on President Trump’s pardon of Scooter Libby and the Department of Justice’s failure to turn over copies of …

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Trump is so angry about Mueller

If you sue a billionaire president, can crowdfunding level the legal playing field? More than one-fifth of the Trump campaign’s spending this year …

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Robert Mueller warns that 'many stories about our investigation have been inaccurate'

• <b>The office of Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller told reporters that "many" stories about his investigation "have been inaccurate."</b>• <b><br>It was an unusual piece of pushback from an office that tends to keep quiet.</b>• <b><br>The progress of Mueller's probe into potential Russia-Trump collusion is a source of</b> …

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OMNIVORE: Trump is so angry about Mueller

Michael Cohen and the end stage of the Trump presidency

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Trump Pardons Fixer Scooter Libby, Then Immediately Adds Him To Legal Team

Truth In Satire<p>Running out of qualified legal representation, the president first cleared then quickly hired the felon, fixer, and former D.C. …

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President Trump pardons Scooter Libby

On Friday, President Trump pardoned a former chief of staff to Vice President Dick Cheney who was convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice, and laid the groundwork for pardoning others.

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Democrat hits Trump for message sent by pardoning Scooter Libby

Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffSunday shows preview: White House officials talk Syria strike Schiff: Trump pardoning Libby sends message to …

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Sarah Sanders: "Grandstander" Adam Schiff "Rarely Bases Any Comments In Reality"

Sunday on ABC's 'This Week,' White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders pushed back against Rep. Adam Schiff's criticism that President …

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Former FBI Director Comey Discusses How He Views Trump's Conduct In New Book

Former FBI Director James Comey's book, <i>A Higher Loyalty,</i> comes out Tuesday. Terry Gross of WHYY's Fresh Air talked to Comey about his tell-all memoir a day before it published.<p>Transcript<p>ARI SHAPIRO, HOST:<p>Former FBI Director James Comey's book "A Higher Loyalty" comes out tomorrow. His tell-all …

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Scooter Libby doesn’t deserve a pardon, and neither will anyone who lies for Trump

In a week of political turmoil in Washington, President Donald Trump’s pardon of Lewis Libby did not provoke the outrage it deserved.<p>Libby, along …

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Donald Trump issues pardon to Scooter Libby in 2007 conviction

President Trump issued a pardon Friday to former Vice President Dick Cheney’s top aide, saying his 2007 conviction for obstructing the probe into the …

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Bharara: Libby pardon a political message

Former US attorney Preet Bharara says the circumstances surrounding President Donald Trump's pardon of Scooter Libby, former chief of staff for Vice President Dick Cheney who was convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice, indicates that Trump is sending a political message to people who may …

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UPDATED: Trump is suddenly very concerned about Scooter Libby. Here’s why.

The former Bush aide was convicted of obstruction of justice -- the same thing Trump is being investigated for.<p>President Trump is set to pardon …

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Joe Wilson Reacts To Scooter Libby Pardon: 'Trump Is A Vile And Despicable Individual'

WASHINGTON ― Former U.S. ambassador Joseph Wilson, a man whose family was turned upside down by Scooter Libby and other President George W. Bush administration officials, sharply criticized President Donald Trump for pardoning Libby, saying it showed his disregard for America’s national …

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The Great Irony Behind Trump's Possible Pardon of Scooter Libby

President Donald Trump is reportedly gearing up for his third presidential pardon.<p>Trump plans to pardon Scooter Libby, a White House official …

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While Trump blasts “leaker” James Comey, he wants to pardon leaker Scooter Libby

One “leaker” Trump doesn’t like. The other one, who may be getting a pardon, outed an undercover CIA agent<p><i>Update: President Donald Trump pardoned Scooter Libby on Friday, explaining in a statement, "I don’t know Mr. Libby. But for years I have heard that he has been treated unfairly. Hopefully,</i> …

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