Four federal prosecutors resigned Tuesday after the DOJ walked back a recommended jail term for Trump associate Roger Stone, soon after the president attacked the proposal on Twitter.
Richard W. Painter described Attorney General William Barr as the "most dangerous" in United States history, citing what he described as religious zealotry.
During Tuesday's episode of "The Rush Limbaugh Show," Limbaugh called Michael Horowitz a "swampist" ahead of the release of the Inspector General's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election.
On Tuesday, the DOJ, DOD, DHS, DNI, FBI, NSA, and CISA released a joint statement on 2020 election security, warning that "Russia, China, Iran, and other foreign malicious actors all will seek to interfere in the voting process or influence voter perceptions."
In a scathing 77-page report, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) said the DEA was "slow to respond" to the opioid crisis in a number of ways.
"Mueller turning in his report is not like Beyoncé dropping an album. It's like learning that Beyoncé is in the studio."
"You have a judge like T.S. Ellis, who looks at a defendant like Paul Manafort, sees someone rich, powerful, nearly 70 years old, and looks at a version himself," a former Justice Department official told MSNBC.
Concerns still lingered among Democratic lawmakers whether Whitaker, a previously outspoken critic of Mueller's investigation, hindered the probe or discussed it with the president.
"Do you know what kind of damage has been done to the children and families across this country," Representative Pramila Jayapal asked Whitaker.
Wallace and political analyst Elise Jordan reflected on Trump's history of "disastrous appointees" on Tuesday's "Deadline: White House."
David Laufman described the president's reported efforts to hide details of meetings with Vladimir Putin as "positively chilling."
William Barr's memo bashed the special counsel's approach to the law, calling it "grossly irresponsible" with "potentially disastrous implications" for the future of the presidency.
Comey also revealed that he will appear again before the House Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform Committees on December 17 to answer more questions.
"We in California will continue to do what's right for our residents," said Democratic senator Scott Wiener.
Tesla said "the matter should be quickly resolved."
President Donald Trump said Carter Page documents prove the investigation into collusion between his 2016 election campaign team and Russia is a "Witch Hunt Rigged, a Scam!"
"This report is vital in shedding light for future leaders on the nature and quality of our investigation and the decisions we made."
"Are we really going w this?? That Obama put a spy inside the Trump campaign, to frame Trump? Srsly?" A.J. Delgado wrote.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said action would be taken if it is determined that there was an FBI mole in the campaign team.
President Donald Trump demanded a U.S. Department of Justice investigation into allegations that the DOJ or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign -- something he suggested was ordered by the Obama administration.
Rudy Giuliani has tried to "negotiate an end" to a Justice Department probe before.
The Justice Department inspector general began a review of Comey and McCabe in 2017.