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Sen. Johnson requests info on FBI talks with DOJ officials Ohr, Sussmann

Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson requests the FBI release information related to interactions with DOJ official Bruce Ohr and former lawyer Michael Sussmann. The Republican senator sent a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray, asking to share information on the bureau’s interactions with the two. The letter claims former FBI General Counsel James Baker met with Sussmann, who is now an attorney with Perkins Coie.





WATCH: The Rise and Fall of Jeff Sessions

As Rod Rosenstein feels the heat of stepping down from the Justice Department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is the perfect example of an official in the Trump DOJ who best represents how a top official can plummet from grace. One America’s Marty Golingan has more on the rise and fall of Jeff Sessions.



Deputy AG Rosenstein denies NYT report a second time, says it is absolutely false

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein releases a second statement, denying claims he wanted to secretly tape President Trump with the aim of removing him from office. Rosenstein said Friday, he never pursued or authorized any surveillance of the president, and the idea that he was looking to invoke the 25th amendment — as reported by The New York Times — is absolutely false.