Amash's comments follow Tuesday night's bombshell New York Times report that in a private February meeting with Comey in the Oval Office, Trump allegedly told the then-FBI chief: "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go".
In the latest twist on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered to turn over to Congress records of Trump's discussions with the diplomats. Trump himself said he had "an absolute right" as president to share "facts pertaining to terrorism" and airline safety with Russian Federation.
Comey's memo, an apparent effort to create a paper trail of his contacts with the White House, would be the clearest evidence to date that the president has tried to influence the investigation. The probe included a look into possible Flynn ties to the Kremlin.
Rep. Al Green became the first lawmaker to officially call for Congress to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday, telling the House of Representatives he "will not be moved".
Oil logs gain as investors await OPEC meeting
In addition to USA crude stocks drawing down for the sixth consecutive week, the EIA showed an increase in refining rates. In the most recent week, USA production slipped 9,000 bpd to 9.305 million bpd, the first decline in 13 weeks.
Trump promised on the campaign trail to prevent Muslims from entering the U.S., but his January 27 order to ban travelers from certain Muslim-majority countries was blocked by the courts, which said the United States constitution banned discrimination on religious grounds.
Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader of the Senate, said simply, "It would be helpful to have less drama emanating from the White House".
The allegations reportedly contained in the memo are incredibly serious.
In accordance with Israeli policy, the Israeli government has remained quiet on the reports, neither confirming or denying it shared the intelligence.
Burr says Flynn lawyers told committee he won't honor subpoena for documents
Flynn previously refused to turn over the documents to Senate Intelligence Committee prompting the subpoena in the first place. Amid Justice interest, Trump formally chose Flynn as his national security adviser.
Trump failed in his first attempt to push through a sweeping overhaul of Barack Obama's signature healthcare law in March.
"The Committee sent two additional letters seeking information related to the Committee's ongoing investigation", the statement said.
An opinion piece by the Washington Examiner's Becket Adams pointed out that Trump Jr.'s tweet raised several questions, including why Trump Jr. would know the goings-on in the White House when he has been tasked with overseeing the family business empire. "I think the Intelligence committees are the right place to do that", the Speaker said.
Comey recounted the incident in a memo, read to the Times by an associate, which quotes Trump as saying: "He is a good guy".
Notre Dame students plan walkout during Pence speech
Bryan Ricketts, one of the student organizers, told ThinkProgress that the university has been supportive of the group's plans. The Washington Times wrote , "Members of the "The Fighting Irish's' class of 2017 are frightened by Mr.
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