Common Cause Calls for Release of Fusion GPS Congressional Interview Transcripts & More Transparent Process
January 3, 2018
Today, Common Cause urged the three congressional committees that interviewed Fusion GPS employees to release transcripts of the testimony by the opposition research firm. The letters to the Senate Judiciary and the House and Senate Intelligence Committees come in the wake of a New York Times opinion page piece by Fusion GPS founders Glenn Simpson and Peter Fritsch outlining a smear campaign against them by President Trump’s defenders, including misleading excerpts from their congressional interview transcripts.
Trump Claims 'No Plans' to Fire Mueller, But President's Team Staying On the Attack
December 18, 2017
President Trump insists he has no plan to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, but there were more disturbing signs over the weekend that Trump’s lawyers and congressional allies are running a campaign to push Mueller out.
Is the President Above the Law?
December 4, 2017
Trump's Lawyer Says He Can't Be Guilty of Obstructing Justice
Flynn Plea an Encouraging Sign but Trump Administration Must Quit Obstructing the Investigation
December 1, 2017
The guilty plea of Michael Flynn to lesser charges is an encouraging sign that the investigation is continuing apace. The fact that he is not currently being charged with the rest of the laundry list of apparent violations that have come to light is a clear sign that he is cooperating with the Special Counsel’s investigation.
No Previous President Has Done So Much, So Fast
December 1, 2017
Trump Makes a Persuasive Case, But Not the One He Intended