Former Acting AG Whitaker on Jeffrey Epstein's apparent suicide: 'Something doesn't add up'

Former Acting AG Whitaker on Jeffrey Epstein’s appareny suicide: ‘Something doesn’t add up’ Former Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said Monday that "something doesn't add up" when it comes to the apparent suicide of Jeffrey Epstein inside a New York City federal prison. He called for "full transparency" on the events that led up to his death. Speaking on "Fox & Friends," […]

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Former Acting AG Whitaker's top question for Robert Mueller: Why'd he 'punt' on obstruction?

Matthew Whitaker on the question he would ask Robert Mueller Former Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker disagreed Wednesday with the way former Special Counsel Robert Mueller concluded his nearly two-year-long investigation.  Former Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker disagreed Wednesday with the way former Special Counsel Robert Mueller concluded his nearly two-year-long investigation. Speaking on "Fox & Friends" ahead of Mueller's […]

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The Latest: Renault acting chief seeks to calm market nerves

France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, left, welcomes Japan’s Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshige Seko prior to a meeting in Paris, France, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. Nissan’s board will meet Thursday to decide whether to dismiss its chairman Carlos Ghosn following his arrest on suspicion of underreporting his income(AP Photo/Michel Euler) The Latest on Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co.'s […]

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Hans von Spakovsky: Acting AG Matt Whitaker has no conflict of interest and no reason to recuse himself

Has Whitaker disqualified himself from overseeing Mueller? Debate over acting attorney general pick’s past remarks on the Russia probe. Under the ethics regulations that apply to Justice Department lawyers, Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker has no conflict of interest. Hence, he has no ethical or legal obligation to recuse himself from supervising Special Counsel Robert Mueller.  The demands that he do […]

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