Who is Trump friend Chris Ruddy?

Ruddy said in an interview Monday with Judy Woodruff of PBS, "I think he's weighing that option". With reports that President Trump is considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller from leading the Russian Federation investigation, Rep.

Trump 'confirms' he's under probe

Rosenstein was also the person who appointed Robert Mueller as a special counsel to head the Russian Federation investigation after Comey was sacked. Mueller is overseeing a host of investigations involving people who are or were in Trump's orbit, people familiar with the probe were quoted as saying.

Knives coming out: Trump fans float the idea of firing investigator Mueller

The statement came after Sen. Sessions previously recused himself from any involvement in the Russian Federation investigation due to his role as a prominent campaign adviser and surrogate. The White House finally said Tuesday evening that Trump has "no intention" of firing Mueller, amid speculation and concern that he was weighing that option.

Scalise's condition after shooting 'more difficult' than thought

Jack Sava , director of trauma at Washington MedStar Hospital Center , briefing reporters. In a statement , the hospital said Mr Scalise had "sustained a single rifle shot to the left hip. He had a history of posting angry messages against Mr Trump and other Republicans on social media. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that the president would not attend because of security concerns.

Possible Assassination List of GOP Lawmakers Found on Scalise Shooter's Body

Griner remains hospitalized at MedStar Hospital after getting shot in the ankle, and Sava described her in good condition. Mr Scalise's surgeon said he can hope to make an "excellent recovery", despite being seriously ill when he arrived at hospital after the shooting in Virginia last week.

Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russia probe

They have tried to highlight the positive reviews that he received Wednesday when he made a statesman-like appearance in the White House to address the nation after Rep. Although the president is unlikely to be indicted if the Mueller's investigation finds any criminal wrongdoing, Mueller's findings could lead to calls for impeachment in Congress, where a few Democrats already are pushing for impeachment.