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NYT Politics - May 10, 2017: Days Before Firing, Comey Asked for More Resources forRussia Inquiry

Image   Matthew Rosenberg and Matt Apuzzo 5-7 minutes The seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on the bureau’s J. Edgar Hoover Building in Washington. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Days before he was fired , James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director, asked the Justice Department for a significant increase in resources for the bureau’s investigation into Russia’s interference in the presidential election, according to four congressional officials, including Senator Richard J. Durbin. What All the Russia Investigations Have Done and What Could Happen Next The firing of James B. Comey as director of the F.B.I. has led several lawmakers t

NYT Politics : Senates's Closer Look at Steven Mnuchin Reveals Much More   Jonathan Weisman and Maggie Haberman ‘The rich are different’ — Steve Mnuchin edition

NYT Politics - October 22, 2015: At Benghazi Hearing, Shouting Match Over Hillary Clinton’s Emails.

Image At Benghazi Hearing, Shouting Match Over Hillary Clinton’s Emails Michael D. Shear and Michael S. Schmidt Hillary Clinton’s Opening Statement The Democratic presidential candidate delivered her opening statement to a House panel on Thursday during a hearing on an attack in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012, when she was secretary of state. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS on October 22, 2015. Photo by Doug Mills/The New York Times. Watch in Times Video » WASHINGTON — Republican lawmakers sharply questioned Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday, seeking to build a case that the former secretary of state had been derelict in her duty to secure the American diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, in the months before the 2012 terrorist at