The conversations have unnerved Trump, who didn't know the full extent of McGahn's discussions, two people familiar with his thinking have said. Before taking the White House post, he was working as a partner at the Jones Day law firm in Washington on issues of political law. His reaction was, "Of course it happened this way", one person said.
However, there is no guarantee Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court, throwing the timing of McGahn's departure into question.
McGahn was also among the White House officials who sounded an alarm when Sessions contemplated resigning as attorney general early in the administration.
Mueller's team is looking into whether Trump obstructed justice in trying to end the investigation. McGahn has been the pipeline for recommendations to Trump; it's not clear that he will be replaced by anyone half as effective. White House officials persuaded Sessions not to resign even after the president berated him for recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe, which led to the appointment of Mueller as special counsel.
"I hope it's not true McGahn is leaving WhiteHouse Counsel".
Previously, Trump had reportedly clashed with McGahn after courts found the former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort guilty of financial crimes, and Trump openly pondered a pardon.
Trump Foundation, the president's nonprofit, which has been sued by the NY attorney general for alleged violations of state law. The money covered the $130,000 payment to Daniels plus costs and fees, a bonus for Cohen, and money to cover his tax liability.
At the break, Ajinkya Rahane (17 not out) was giving Kohli company as India consolidated their overall lead to 438 runs. Falls: 1-60 (Rahul), 2-111 (Dhawan), 3-224 (Pujara), 4-281 (Kohli), 5-282 (Pant), 6-329 (Rahane), 7-349 (Shami).
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The American flags flying at the White House returned to full staff on Monday, less than 48 hours after the death of Sen. Flag Code states the flag should be lowered "on the day of death and the following day for a Member of Congress".
There had also been reports that she suffered from diabetes , though it was unclear if she had type 1 or type 2 . The Queen of Soul , Aretha Franklin , has died at the age of 76, her publicist has confirmed.
The tariffs come a day after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey would boycott US electronic goods, singling out iPhones . The emir of Qatar also arrived in Turkey on Wednesday on a "working" visit aimed at strengthening mutual cooperation.
On Sunday, he said the lira's free-fall was the result of a plot and did not reflect Turkey's economic fundamentals. Turkey vowed retaliation "without delay" and warned the move would further harm relations between the two allies.
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Trump , pleaded guilty to tax and bank fraud and violation of campaign finance rules, allegedly at the behest of the President. The president's legal difficulties could also have political implications. "Unlike Michael Cohen , he refused to 'break"'.
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President Donald Trump on Friday said the United States was not going to take Turkey's detention of U.S. If the evangelical pastor is found guilty, he will face up to 35 years in jail.
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The plan was to finish the second round, make the cut and then immediately start the third round in threesomes off both tees. Woodland had made bogey just three times in the first two rounds and did not have any doubles or triples.