'Up to Their Asses in Alligators': Trump White House on Defensive Amid Russia Probe - Foreign Policy (blog)

Revelations about the investigations of Trump's Russia ties distract the administration at a key moment for the neophyte president. By Elias GrollElias Groll is a staff writer at Foreign Policy, covering cyberspace and its conflicts and controversies ...and more »

Cummings Ask Senior WH Officials: What Did You Know About Nunes, And When? - TPM

The ranking member of the House Oversight Committee asked two senior White House officials on Friday when they became aware that sources within the White House shared classified surveillance information with the chair of the House Intelligence ...and more »

Immunity deals, primary threats, and it's only Week 10 - Los Angeles Times

A former senior White House official is seeking immunity from prosecution. The president is threatening to mount primary challenges against conservative Republicans who defy him. And yet another campaign promise — this one on trade — appears to be ...and more »

Leaker Who 'Unmasked' Trump Associates Was 'Very Well Known, Very High Up, Very Senior' in Intel World, Source Says - Fox News

The U.S. intelligence official who “unmasked,” or exposed, the names of multiple private citizens affiliated with the Trump team is someone “very well known, very high up, very senior in the intelligence world,” a source told Fox News on Friday ...and more »

Trump's approach to intel agencies shows anxiety, distrust - Daily Mail

WASHINGTON (AP) - Weeks of end-run actions and provocative comments have deepened suspicions that President Donald Trump is seeking to manipulate America's spy community for political gain. Since taking office, Trump has challenged the integrity of ...and more »

Michael Hayden, former spy chief, joins critics of Devin Nunes' handling of Russia probe - Washington Times

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. is pursued by reporters as he arrives for a weekly meeting of the Republican Conference with House Speaker Paul Ryan and the GOP leadership, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, on Capitol Hill ...and more »

Sean Spicer Is Donald Trump's Twitter Translator At White House Press Briefing - Deadline

Sean Spicer took on the role of President Donald Trump's official Twitter Translator at today's White House Press Briefing, hours after Trump's 4 AM tweet applauding his sacked national security adviser for seeking immunity in exchange for testimony ...and more »

Schiff heads to White House to review controversial intelligence - Politico

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, went to the White House on Friday to review classified intelligence that President Donald Trump's spokesman describes as evidence of possible surveillance abuses by the Obama ...and more »

Russia not part of Rep. Devin Nunes report to White House on Trump surveillance, congressman says - Press-Enterprise

In a Facebook Live interview with The Press-Enterprise, Calvert, R-Corona, addressed the controversy surrounding Nunes. RELATED. House panel wants any evidence Trump's phones were tapped · Mark Takano wants Devin Nunes to recuse himself from ...and more »

White House saw 'secret documents' - The Straits Times

WASHINGTON • At least three senior White House officials, including the National Security Council's top lawyer, were involved in the handling of intelligence files - showing Trump campaign officials had been swept up in United States surveillance of ...and more »