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Thanks to Rand Paul, Russian Media Are Naming the Alleged Ukraine Whistleblower

Shortly after Sen. Paul tweeted out an article that speculated in considerable detail about the identity of the whistleblower—with a photograph, a name, and details about the purported political history of a CIA professional—Russian state media followed suit. As if on cue, the Kremlin-controlled heavy hitters—TASS, RT, Rossiya-1—disseminated the same information. But unlike Rand Paul,...

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Whistleblower Attorneys Andrew Bakaj and Mark Zaid: ‘Reckless Attacks’ Threaten Our Client

Whistleblower Attorneys Andrew Bakaj and Mark Zaid: ‘Reckless Attacks’ Threaten Our Client

The anonymous CIA whistleblower who first alleged wrongdoing in President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine has been followed by a succession of on-the-record witnesses who have provided Congress and the public with a wealth of new detail. Nonetheless the President Trump and his defender continue to press for the revelation of the whistleblower’s real name and...

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70 IGs Blow the Whistle on Barr’s Justice Department

70 IGs Blow the Whistle on Barr’s Justice Department

This October 22 letter from 70 inspectors general in the federal government is an extraordinary rebuke of the Office of Legal Counsel in the Justice Department of Attorney General Bill Barr. By trying to block the White House whistleblower’s complaint from going to Congress, the OLC wrongly interpreted the law and weakened the whistleblower process....