US Vice President Mike Pence has hired a personal lawyer to deal with requests from the special counsel investigating possible collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 election, a top aide has said. He also served as special counsel to Virginia Sen.
Pence has retained Richard Cullen, chairman of McGuire Woods and former US attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia, the Washington Post reports. Richard Cullen has a long record as a high-profile attorney in Washington, particularly in Republican circles. Many expect Trump to roll back several policies and actions from former President Barack Obama done in an effort to help thaw relations between the two nations.
Comey testified last week that the President demanded loyalty and pressed him to drop a probe into disgraced ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn. The Associated Press and other news organizations have also reported that Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, in December proposed a back channel between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin.
Jun 14 2017 Verizon Takes Over Yahoo To Complete $4.5 Billion Deal
Since she took control in 2012, the company did more than triple its stock price, and Mayer noted that in her goodbye post. This is likely due to the number of hacks that were made public after Verizon announced the acquisition previous year .
Jun 14 2017 RESULTS: Virginia June 13 Gubernatorial Primary
Northam, a low-key pediatric neurologist, won running as a pragmatist with state's Democratic establishment's firm support. One of the most common critiques Gillespie has received has been his unwillingness to run on a Trump-friendly platform.
Jun 12 2017 Democrats furious at evasive answers at hearing
But Coats indicated that he would cooperate with the Russian Federation probe now being led by special counsel Robert Mueller . King: "Why are you not answering?" Mark Warner of Virginia, said in his opening statement.
Jun 12 2017 Seager, Dodgers rally for 9-7 win against Reds
Kenley Jansen quickly rushed to warm up after the go-ahead home run , recording the 11 save of the season and 200 of his career. Jansen is not only 4-0 and 10 of 10 in save opportunities, he has struck out 42 without walking a single batter.
Jun 12 2017 United Kingdom prime minister makes Cabinet appointments
Labour won 262 seats in the general election, but the Conservatives remain the largest party in Parliament with 318 seats. I'm very proud to lead this party. "Other personnel issues are for other days", she said when asked about their future.
Jun 11 2017 May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats
The result ended his career and shocked Europe. "It is not the outcome any of us would have wanted in the Conservative Party". Following the Brexit referendum, the snap polls represent the second disastrous election called by a Tory PM in two years.
Jun 11 2017 UK Election 2017: May fall short of majority in June
The Times newspaper's front page declared that Britain was "effectively leaderless" and the country "all but ungovernable". Davidson was one of the few Conservative success stories in the election as the Scottish wing of the party won 13 seats.