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Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Trump, speaks to the media after appearing before the House Intelligence Committee during a closed door hearing last September. On Sunday, Stone bemoaned the "excesses and partisanship" of Robert Mueller's investigation. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Victoria Toensing, left, and Joe diGenova, photographed in 2007, were set to join President Trump's outside legal team, but it was announced just days later that conflicts prevented them. The Washington Post/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Internet activist Lyudmila Savchuk spent two months working in a "troll factory" in St. Petersburg, Russia. She was tasked with writing posts that would inflame anti-American sentiment among Russians. Others at the factory would write negative posts about American politicians, the war in Ukraine and America's NATO allies. Jolie Myers/NPR hide caption

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Meet The Activist Who Uncovered The Russian Troll Factory Named In The Mueller Probe

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House intelligence committee ranking member Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks to reporters Tuesday on Capitol Hill, joined by other Democrats on the committee as they released a response to GOP conclusions on the House Russia investigation. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Amidst a hail of tweets over the weekend, President Trump said the FBI is spending too much time on the Russia investigation and missed signs of the deadly Florida school shooting. NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption

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House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., speaks to reporters at the Capitol last year. Nunes is at the center of a political firestorm over the release of a memo critiquing FBI surveillance. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Who Is Devin Nunes? A Look At The Man Behind The Memo

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A journalist describes Robert Mueller, pictured in 2007 when he was FBI director, as "about as apolitical and nonpartisan a figure as you could find in Washington." Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Mueller's Reputation In Washington Is 'Stunningly Bipartisan,' Journalist Says

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As Trump Enters Year Two In Office, Mueller Looking At Money Laundering

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A copy of Fire and Fury sits on display at a bookstore in Washington, D.C., on Friday. The book was rushed into bookstores and onto e-book platforms because of demand and the threat of a lawsuit from President Trump. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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On the domestic front in 2018, President Trump is expected to focus on immigration, infrastructure, welfare and health care. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump, seen in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, lashed out in a series of tweets at the FBI after his former national security adviser's guilty plea in the Russia probe. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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A day after meeting with the Russian president during an economic summit in Vietnam, President Trump told reporters he sided with U.S. intelligence agencies but believed that Putin "feels" his country "did not meddle in the election." Jorge Silva/AP hide caption

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State officials, including New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, could play a powerful role, especially if the White House takes steps to thwart the Russia investigation. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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How States Are Banding Together To Take On Trump

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Donald Trump Jr. hugs his father, Donald Trump, during a campaign rally in Ohio, weeks after Trump Jr. met with a Russian lawyer, as he sought dirt against Democrat Hillary Clinton. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions arrives to testify during a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on Tuesday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump's supporters have a history of manufacturing story lines to undermine opponents. Is that what's going on with floating the possibility of firing special counsel Robert Mueller? Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Sens. Mark Warner, D-Va., and Richard Burr, R-N.C., lead the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Tasos Katopodis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions and President Trump attend the 36th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service on May 15 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Don McGahn, lawyer for Donald Trump and his campaign, leaves the Four Seasons Hotel after a meeting with Trump and Republican donors on June 9, 2016, in New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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'The Quiet Man': The Powerful Conservative White House Lawyer In The Middle Of It All

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