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McConnell says special prosecutor into Russia interference not needed; Paul claims Democrats crying crocodile tears

05/10/2017 01:58 PM

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecting Democratic calls for a new prosecutor to investigate ties between Russia and the campaign of President Donald Trump after the President’s decision to fire Federal Bureau of Investigations Director James Comey on Tuesday. From the floor of the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, McConnell said there is too much at stake to restart the investigation which is already underway. “Today, we’ll no doubt hear calls for a new investigation which could only serve... Read more 

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