Mueller Has Early Draft of Trump Letter Giving Reasons for Firing Comey

The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has a copy of a letter President Trump wanted to send to James Comey explaining the rationale for firing him. The White House counsel blocked the president from sending the letter.

Trump Again Lashes Out at Comey’s Handling of Clinton Investigation

President Trump charged that James B. Comey had “exonerated” his opponent Hillary Clinton before completing an investigation.

Pence Hires Criminal Defense Lawyer to Aid Him in Investigations

The vice president, a likely witness in the various investigations encircling the White House, has hired a former United States attorney as private counsel.