Trump talks pardons amid probes of Russia role in U.S. election

Trump talks pardons amid probes of Russia role in U.S. electionBy Jeff Mason NORFOLK, Va. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump declared on Saturday that he has “complete power to pardon,” as his administration confronts ongoing investigations of possible ties between his 2016 campaign and Russia. In a series of early morning Twitter messages, Trump aired renewed frustration with his attorney general, the special counsel leading the Russia probe, and Republicans in Congress who are struggling to advance his legislative agenda. Trump did not specify who, if anyone, he might consider pardoning.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines