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U.S. senator to query Facebook about report on treatment of critics

Nov 15 2018

WASHINGTON A Democratic U.S. senator said on Thursday she will ask Facebook Inc and the Justice Department about a media report that the company hired an outside firm to attack critics, warning that such action could raise campaign finance issues.

U.S. senator to query Facebook about report on treatment of critics

Nov 15 2018

WASHINGTON A Democratic U.S. senator said on Thursday she will ask Facebook Inc and the Justice Department about a media report that the company hired an outside firm to attack critics, warning that such action could raise campaign finance issues.

U.S. Senate's Flake takes a stand on protecting Mueller probe

Nov 14 2018

WASHINGTON A lone Republican lawmaker on Wednesday vowed to block judicial nominations in the U.S. Senate until Republican leader Mitch McConnell agrees to hold a vote on a measure to protect a probe into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election. | Video

House Democrats to probe Trump impact on FBI, Justice: lawmaker

Nov 13 2018

WASHINGTON The incoming Democratic chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee intends to investigate President Donald Trump's impact on the integrity of the Justice Department and the FBI, according to a letter sent to top federal law enforcement officials on Tuesday.

Senate Democrats weigh lawsuit over Trump Justice Department appointment

Nov 09 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Democrats are considering legal action over President Donald Trump's appointment of a new acting attorney general, congressional sources said on Friday, as some outside experts called the move unconstitutional. | Video

Democrats seek hearings on Trump's ouster of Sessions

Nov 08 2018

WASHINGTON Congressional Democrats on Thursday demanded emergency hearings in the U.S. House of Representatives to investigate President Donald Trump's ouster of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, calling the move an effort to undermine a federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.

Democrats ready to pursue aggressive Trump oversight: Pelosi

Nov 07 2018

WASHINGTON The top Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives pledged a new era of congressional scrutiny over President Donald Trump on Wednesday, shrugging off White House threats of political warfare if Democrats launch investigations into his affairs.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-Democrats ready to pursue aggressive Trump oversight: Pelosi

Nov 07 2018

WASHINGTON, Nov 7 The top Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives pledged a new era of congressional scrutiny over President Donald Trump on Wednesday, shrugging off White House threats of political warfare if Democrats launch investigations into his affairs.

Trump, Democrats clash already over investigations blitz

Nov 07 2018

WASHINGTON Armed with subpoenas and a list of grievances, a handful of lawmakers will soon be leading investigations likely to make President Donald Trump's life a lot tougher, now that Democrats have won a U.S. House of Representatives majority.

Democrats' road to controlling U.S. House runs through Pennsylvania

Nov 04 2018

SEWICKLEY, Pa. Donald Trump's stunning 2016 White House win got a major boost from sagging Democratic enthusiasm in Pennsylvania, but now the party is poised for big wins on Tuesday in congressional races in the state that could signal which party controls the U.S. House of Representatives.

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