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  1. Trump's lawyer attacks Senate intel Republicans: They're...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Raw Story

    Donald Trump's personal attorney Jay Sekulow on Friday accused Republicans of "covering" for Sen. Mark Warner after a series of leaked text messages showed the ranking member on the Senate Intelligence Committee tried to contact dossier author Christopher Steele. As Fox News " exclusively " reported Friday, Warner contacted Adam Waldman-a lobbyist for Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska who has " firm ties " to Hillary Clinton-in an effort to track down Steele.


  2. Donald Trump Joins With Russian Bots to Trash Mark Warner on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Mother Jones

    On Thursday night, a few hours before the government briefly shut down, President Donald Trump turned his attention to Sen. Mark Warner, a Virginia Democrat at the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation into Trump's ties to Russia. Trump tweeted about a Fox News story reporting that last year Warner had exchanged text messages with a lobbyist for a Russian oligarch in a bid to make contact with Christopher Steele, the former British intelligence officer who authored the famous memos detailing alleged Russian efforts to compromise Trump.


  3. Marco Rubio Defends Democratic Colleague Over Misleading Fox News ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | Yahoo!

    But his efforts to defend his colleague were thwarted when President Donald Trump shared the Fox News claims on Twitter hours later. Fox's "exclusive" Thursday report said Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, had "extensive contact last year" with lobbyist Adam Waldman to set up a meeting with Christopher Steele, the former British spy who wrote a dossier on then-presidential candidate Donald Trump .


  4. Fox publishes senator's leaked text messages less than two weeks...Read the original story

    Feb 8, 2018 | Media Matters for America

    Less than two weeks after The Daily Beast reported WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange contacted a fake Sean Hannity account on Twitter discussing "other channels" for Assange to send information about Sen. Mark Warner , the vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee -- Fox News hyped "brand new text messages" that revealed "questionable relationship between [Warner] and a lobbyist representing a Russian oligarch." On January 29, The Daily Beast's Ben Collins reported that, after Fox News host Sean Hannity's Twitter account briefly "disappeared," Julian Assange unknowingly messaged an account posing as Hannity, presumably under the impression that the account was authentic.


  5. Rubio Leaps To Top Democrat's Defense Over Texts To Russian Oligarch's LobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The Daily Caller

    Republican Florida Sen. Marco Rubio leapt to Democratic Virginia Sen. Mark Warner's defense Thursday night after a new report revealed Warner exchanged text messages with a top lobbyist for a Russian oligarch. Warner texted back and forth with lobbyist Adam Waldman in an effort to contact former British spy Christopher Steele, the author of the infamous Trump-Russia dossier, Fox News reports .


  6. Sen. Warner Introduces Legislation to Curb Fraud and AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | NBC29

    Today, U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner , a member of the Senate Finance Committee, introduced bipartisan, bicameral legislation that would help save millions of federal dollars by curbing erroneous payments to deceased individuals. The Social Security Administration maintains the most complete federal database of individuals who are reported to have died.


  7. Trump Formally Clears Release of Nunes MemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Roll Call

    ... Russia probe, which is being led by special counsel Robert Mueller. Senate Intelligence Vice Chairman John Warner, D-Va., this week called the memo a "partisan sham cooked up to undermine the FBI, DOJ, and the Mueller probe," warning "House ...


  8. LIGHTBRIDGE CORPORATIONNext-Gen Nuclear Venture Lightbridge Signs Joint Venture with FramatomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | Electric Energy Online

    ... found here . Speakers included the leaders of Lightbridge, Framatome, the Nuclear Energy Institute, and Senator John Warner (Ret). Senator Warner was also the Secretary of the Navy during the time of Admiral Rickover (the oft-known "father" of the ...


  9. Ex-federal prosecutor taunts Trump to fire Mueller in order to make...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | The Raw Story

    Appearing on MSNBC on Saturday morning, a former federal prosecutor was sanguine about reports that President Donald Trump may yet fire special counsel Robert Mueller, saying that - instead of having a chilling effect on the investigation - the president will be handing the replacement counsel a gift of obstruction charges. Speaking with MSNBC host Alex Witt, former prosecutor Cynthia Alksne said Mueller is so deep into an obstruction case against Trump that firing the special counsel would make the case a mortal lock.


  10. Sen. Warner: If Trump fires Mueller, it's 'uncharted territory'Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2018 | WAAY

    The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee said Friday that it would be "uncharted territory" if President Donald Trump tried to fire the special counsel investigating Russian election meddling and possible collusion by the Trump campaign. "I think if the President had gone through with this, or tries to go through with it on a going forward basis, we're into uncharted territory," Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia told CNN's Jake Tapper on "The Lead" Friday.


  11. Mark Warner on Trump: 'These are not the actions of an individual who doesn't have something to hide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Washington Examiner

    The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee said President Trump's actions are not those of someone who is innocent, following a report that Trump attempted to fire special counsel Robert Mueller. "These are not the actions of an individual who doesn't have something to hide," Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., told CNN host Jake Tapper on Friday.


  12. Trump labels report that he ordered Mueller's firing - fake news'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Streatham Guardian

    President Donald Trump has dismissed as "fake news" a New York Times report that he ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, but backed down after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign. The newspaper reported on Thursday that President Trump demanded Mr Mueller's firing just weeks after the special counsel was first appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.


  13. Greg Sargent: Trump and the great GOP abdicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Something remarkable is happening in our politics right now. On multiple fronts, it has fallen to Democratic elected officials to step up and defend the integrity and basic functionings of our government - against Republican efforts to pervert and manipulate them in service of the goal of shielding President Donald Trump from accountability.


  14. In Which the Republican Party Continues Trying to Find How Low They Can Possibly Go to Defend TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Little Green Footballs

    In all my years watching American politics, I've never seen anything like what's going on with the Republican Party in the era of the Trump-thing. The entire party seems to have given in to the worst kind of paranoid conspiracy-mongering, and lately their targets haven't been the usual liberal boogeymen like the media or Hollywood - but the federal government itself.


  15. Spending bill limited Congress' oversight of secret intelligence activities, senators sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    The White House can now direct US intelligence agencies to spend money and take covert action without approval of congressional oversight committees under a provision slipped into the bill that ended the government shutdown, leaders of the Senate intelligence committee say. "You could potentially have an administration - any administration - go off and take on covert activities...with no ability for our say 'time out' or to say we actually disagree with that policy," said Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., the panel's vice chairman.


  16. Sen. Warner: Gov. shutdown becomes a real problema MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | WTOP-FM Washington

    "It's [been] a challenge for folks in this region over the weekend, but it becomes a real problem come Monday," said Virginia democratic Sen. Mark Warner. In an interview with WTOP, Warner, said the next vote to reopen the government is scheduled for 1 a.m. Monday.


  17. Cornyn, Warner Bill Would Ensure Access to Additional Infrastructure...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | East Texas Review

    U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Mark Warner today introduced the Building United States Infrastructure and Leveraging Development Act , a bill that would lead to additional investment in infrastructure projects by allowing state and local governments to enter into additional public-private partnerships to finance surface transportation projects. This bill would raise the federal statutory cap on Private Activity Bonds issued by or on behalf of state and local governments for highway and freight improvement projects from $15 billion to $20.8 billion, increasing the amount of tax-exempt bonds the U.S. Department of Transportation can approve for these projects by $5.8 billion.


  18. Dole receives gold medal for war, political serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... pen. He was awarded two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star, among others. "He was a hell of a leader," former Sen. John Warner of Virginia said Wednesday. "For all of the meaning of the medal he's getting today, the Purple Heart is the one he really ...


  19. Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the American people, their struggles, their triumphs and their dreams," said Clinton at the time. Former Sen. John Warner of Virginia, exiting a Senate elevator on his way to the Rotunda Wednesday, said of Dole: "He was a hell of a leader. For all ...


  20. Bob Dole to be presented with Congressional Gold Medal; Trump set to attendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | ABC News

    ... photo from Thursday, March 9, 2017, former Senate Republican Leader Bob Dole from Kansas, left, and former Sen. John Warner of Virginia, right, attend a memorial service honoring former Illinois Congressman Bob Michel. Dole finally had his chance ...