Justice Dept., Under Siege From Trump, Plows Ahead With His Agenda

Even as the department has been the subject of President Trump’s rage, Jeff Sessions and Rod J. Rosenstein are quietly and powerfully at work.

Don’t Believe Anonymously Sourced Reports, Justice Official Says

The deputy attorney general, Rod J. Rosenstein, issued a statement late Thursday after news reports revealing new details about the special counsel’s Russia inquiry.

Rosenstein Leaves House Members Frustrated by Lack of Detail

The deputy attorney general offered little clarity about how the congressional investigations into Russian meddling will remain separate from the Justice Department’s.

Senate Inquiries Narrow as Rosenstein Suggests Plan to Fire Comey Predated Memo

Three Democratic senators said Rod J. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, told them in a briefing that he was aware of Mr. Trump’s intention to dismiss the F.B.I. director.