Reports Say White House Asked FBI To Dispute Stories About Russia Ties – Huffington Post
The Trump administration and the campaign’s alleged connections to Russia, including former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s communications with the Russian ambassador to the U.S., are a subject of major scrutiny in Washington. Democrats on Capitol Hill have pushed for committee investigations in the Senate as well as an independent federal law enforcement inquiry on the matter. Some Republicans, including Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, have also called for investigating Flynn.