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Ryan opposes Rosenstein impeachment try, dooming it for now

Jul. 26, 2018 8:05 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan spoke out against an effort by a small group of conservatives to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Thursday, dooming the endeavor for now and easing a months-long standoff between House Republicans and the Justice Department. Ryan said the tussle...

House conservatives move to impeach deputy attorney general

Jul. 25, 2018 10:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of 11 House conservatives on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the Justice Department official who oversees special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. The move comes after months of criticism aimed at the...

A nonbinding immigration bill becomes campaign battlefield

Jul. 18, 2018 9:04 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats competed to make immigration an election-year issue on their own terms as the GOP pushed symbolic legislation through the House Wednesday extolling a federal law enforcement agency that some liberals have proposed abolishing. The measure, which changes no laws,...

Republicans demand interview with ex-FBI lawyer this week

Jul. 11, 2018 7:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans have told former FBI lawyer Lisa Page that she must answer questions before two House committees investigating the Justice Department this week or they will begin the process of holding her in contempt of Congress. Page was subpoenaed to appear for a private interview...

Republicans grill FBI agent who said he would 'stop' Trump

Jun. 27, 2018 11:24 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — An FBI agent who worked on separate investigations into Democrat Hillary Clinton and President Donald Trump's campaign defended himself behind closed doors for more than 11 hours Wednesday as House GOP lawmakers stepped up efforts to highlight what they say is bias at the Justice...

GOP sharpens focus on Justice Department as election looms

Jun. 26, 2018 7:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — As House Republicans have struggled in an election year to find resolution on immigration and other policies, a handful of GOP lawmakers have managed to keep much of the chamber's attention on another topic — what they say is bias at the Department of Justice. The House Judiciary...