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Flynn Lawyers Break Off Contact with Trump Team In Possible Sign of Plea Deal – Talking Points Memo

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for former national security adviser Michael Flynn have told President Donald Trump’s legal team that they are no longer communicating with them about special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election interference. The decision could be a sign that Flynn is moving to cooperate with Mueller’s Read more…

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Ed Dept. Aims To Focus Less On Systemic Problems In Discrimination Cases – Talking Points Memo

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department wants to narrow the scope of civil rights investigations at schools, focusing on individual complaints rather than systemic problems, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press. Under the Obama administration, when a student complained of discrimination in a particular class or school, Read more…

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Mueller’s Team Investigating Kushner’s Contact With Foreign Leaders – Talking Points Memo

Investigators working for Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, are looking into contacts between White House adviser and President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and foreign heads of state, the Wall Street Journal reported late Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal reported, citing unnamed sources familiar Read more…

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Trump’s Charity Is In The Process Of Dissolving, 11 Months After His Promise – Talking Points Memo

President Donald Trump’s charity, which Trump promised to close last December after the foundation admitted it had violated rules on so-called “self-dealing,” is in the process of dissolving, according to federal filings. NBC News first reported, citing the Donald J. Trump Foundation’s 2016 Internal Revenue Service filing, that the charity is Read more…

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