The Russian Connection

This page tracks the reports about possible connection between Russia and team Trump.

Trump excited to meet Putin in Germany

President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month.

Kushner Omitted Meeting With Russians on Security Clearance Forms

When Jared Kushner sought the top-secret security clearance that would give him access to some of the nation’s most closely guarded secrets, he was...

Nunes replacement Conaway compares Russian hacking to Mexican singers campaigning for Clinton

Mike Conaway is replacing Devine Nune to head an investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, including interactions between Moscow and the Trump...

Nunes under investigation by the House Ethics Committee

House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes is now himself under investigation by the House Ethics Committee. The panel is looking into claims that the...

Nunes steps aside from Russia probe

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) will temporarily step aside from an investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, including interactions between...

House Dems to Ryan: Recuse Nunes from Russia probe

A group of 20 House Democrats is urging Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to remove Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) from the House Intelligence Committee’s probe...

Susan Rice: Accusations are absolutely false

Susan Rice, the former White House national security adviser battling accusations she improperly handled classified intelligence about associates of President Donald Trump, said Tuesday...

A former Trump adviser insists giving documents to a Russian spy was no big...

Carter Page, a onetime foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump’s campaign, confirmed Monday that he met with and passed documents to a Russian agent...

Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn didn’t disclose payments from Russian companies

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, failed to disclose payments from a Russian television network and a second firm linked to...

Trump walks out before signing executive orders

President Donald Trump walked out of an executive order signing ceremony Friday -- without actually signing the orders. During the signing ceremony, White House...

Trump: ex-adviser Flynn should seek immunity in Russia probe

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday backed a decision by his former national security adviser to seek immunity in congressional investigations of possible ties...