Category: Russia

MacArthur takes issue with Trump’s Putin Summit performance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Donald Trump’s less-than-tough treatment of Russian President Vladimir Putin earned criticism from both the Left and the Right on Monday, including from a reliable Trump ally (arguably his only congressional ally) in New Jersey. “Just days Read More

N.J. Congressmen Applaud Trump’s Decision to Boot Russian Nationals

FLEMINGTON, N.J. — The Trump Administration’s decision to eject 60 Russians from the United States on Monday was met with widespread approval including from members of his own party in New Jersey. Congressman Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07), a sometimes Trump critic, applauded Read More

Lance seeks to curb Trump’s discretion in enforcing Russian sanctions

By The Staff _ WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) is happy that the U.S. Treasury sanctioned Russia through the Office of Foreign Assets Control this week after a nerve agent attack in the U.K. But the New Jersey Read More

4 Things to Know About Mueller’s Indictment of 13 Russians

A federal grand jury Friday indicted 13 Russians and three Russian companies on charges of conspiring to interfere with America’s 2016 election. … knowingly collaborated with the Russian conspirators. Attorney General Jeff Session recused himself from matters related to the Read More

Nunes Memo drops and ignites fresh debate over FBI, DOJ conduct

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The much-discussed House Intelligence memo is out, Save Jerseyans, and it seems to bolster allegations leveled by both the White House and Republicans in Congress of secret surveillance abuses by both the FBI and U.S. Justice Department. Debate Read More

Congressman Smith expresses “real concerns about the FBI” after reviewing FISA memo

U.S. Rep. Chris Smith (R, NJ-04) met with House Intelligence Committee staff on Wednesday and walked away with deep concerns, Save Jerseyans, as debate over alleged surveillance abuses intensifies. Smith couldn’t disclose many of the details, but the veteran federal Read More

Hillary Clinton defends Trump dossier as opposition research, makes dubious claims about its release

Hillary Clinton says the infamous Democratic-financed, Russian-sourced dossier did not “come out” during the election. That is not the full story. “From my perspective, it didn’t come out before the election as we all know,” Mrs.