Democrats Launch Probe Into Trump's Firing Of State Department Inspector General Congressional Democrats announced Saturday they're requesting all records and documents regarding President Trump's decision to fire State Department Inspector General Steve Linick, the fourth government watchdog Trump has fired or sought to remove in the last six weeks.

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Democrats Launch Probe Into Trump's Firing Of State Department Inspector General

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Democrats Launch Probe Into Trump's Firing Of State Department Inspector General

Democrats Launch Probe Into Trump's Firing Of State Department Inspector General

Democrats Launch Probe Into Trump's Firing Of State Department Inspector General

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Congressional Democrats announced Saturday they're requesting all records and documents regarding President Trump's decision to fire State Department Inspector General Steve Linick, the fourth government watchdog Trump has fired or sought to remove in the last six weeks.

Plus, former President Obama addresses 2020 graduates and says the United States lacks the leadership to fight the pandemic.

This episode: White House correspondent Tamara Keith, White House reporter Ayesha Rascoe, and national political correspondent Mara Liasson.

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