The scrutiny was one of several new disclosures the Justice Department made about investigative actions involving the news media during the Trump years.
New details of the Justice Department’s handling of the accusations against Halkbank reveal how Turkey’s leader pressured the president, prompting concern from top White House aides.
Does that really excuse him for his role in the Trump administration’s family separation policy?
Top department officials were “a driving force” behind President Trump’s child separation policy, a draft investigation report said.
The former deputy attorney general maneuvered to keep investigators from completing an inquiry into whether the president’s personal and financial links to Russia posed a national security threat.
A year after he stepped down as deputy attorney general, Republican senators have called Mr. Rosenstein to testify about his handling of the inquiry.