Latest from Carol D. Leonnig
A tip from a trusted ally about possible Russian assistance to Donald Trump shook FBI officials, who were already tracking Moscow’s intelligence operations.
  • Dec 9, 2019
Trump is relying almost exclusively on White House Counsel Pat Cipollone and his in-house team of attorneys, who have held back documents from his outside lawyers, according to people familiar with the situation.
  • Dec 3, 2019
The hold and what motivated it is at the heart of House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry.
  • Nov 24, 2019
The National Security Council official and decorated veteran girds for tough questions from GOP lawmakers.
  • Nov 19, 2019
Trump was particularly peeved at his acting chief of staff over a news conference related to aid to Ukraine.
  • Nov 13, 2019
A dispute erupts between Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney and White House Counsel Pat Cipollone over how to counter House Democrats’ impeachment push.
  • Nov 11, 2019
Former national security adviser John Bolton views the acting White House chief of staff as a key participant in the administration’s effort to pressure Ukraine.
  • Nov 10, 2019
If he testifies, the former national security adviser is expected to confirm his deep alarm about the Ukraine pressure campaign, they said.
  • Nov 7, 2019
The attorney general ultimately did not do so, and the president has mentioned that to associates in recent weeks.
  • Nov 6, 2019
The directive adds to an expanding list of moves by senior White House officials to contain, if not conceal, possible evidence of President Trump’s attempt to pressure his Ukrainian counterpart to provide information that could be damaging to Joe Biden.
  • Nov 1, 2019