The studied avoidance reflects the reluctance of most Republicans to confront some of Trump’s divisive and inflammatory rhetoric.
Rudolph W. Giuliani said the president’s lawyers have ‘pretty much finished’ drafting a response to a potential subpoena request from the special counsel.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) held private meetings with Russian officials during his recent trip to Moscow and Saint Petersburg.
The president blamed Kasich, an outspoken Trump critic, for the narrow margin in Ohio’s recent special congressional election.
White House aides are mapping out plans for the fall, offering a variety of options for involvement, such as campaign visits by Ivanka Trump.
Giuliani says Trump’s legal team plans to send a letter to Mueller that will rebuff an offer of a presidential interview that would include questions about possible obstruction of justice.
The president, anxious about the Russia probe and the legal fate of his son, increasingly channels his frustrations into public appearances.
In a private meeting, several Senate Republicans discussed the implications of the network’s strategy of limiting help for GOP candidates.
The retired four-star Marine Corps general has had a rocky tenure in the West Wing.
The threat raises the stakes ahead of a Sept. 30 government funding deadline, a political showdown before the November midterms that Republican leaders had hoped to avoid