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Carol Leonnig
Washington Post reporter, MSNBC contributor, finder of fact. If you have a story tip, email me at carol.leonnig@washpost.com
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Carol Leonnig May 17
What a story. A Cabinet Secretary fights to control his own agency in fierce clash with White House's Stephen Miller.  
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John Drescher May 17
The mother of the Charlottesville victim wants the federal government to do more to fight white-supremacist violence. By
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Carol Leonnig May 16
THERE'S MORE Judge Sullivan demands that public gets to learn everything Trump's lawyer John Dowd said in voice mail to Flynn's lawyer. In his calls, Dowd appeared to suggest it wasn't good idea for Flynn to cooperate, it would upset
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Carol Leonnig May 16
Judge orders public can see what Michael Flynn tried very hard to hide: the transcript of what he said in call to Russian ambassador after sought unsealing of documents in case . Me (w assist
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Josh Dawsey May 16
He wanted it painted "flat black" to burn hands. He wanted spikes to be a certain way to inflict pain & deter others. He wanted fewer gates. Trump has delved deep into the details of the wall, dizzying many aides w/orders & contradictions. w/:
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Nick Miroff May 15
Incredible photos of a Border Patrol agent saving a 7-year-old Honduran boy from drowning in the Rio Grande near Eagle Pass on Friday h/t
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Shane Harris May 15
New: Trump, frustrated by advisers, is not convinced the time is right to attack Iran. Lots of bylines on this one, including ⁦⁩, ⁦⁩, and ⁦
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Joshua A. Geltzer May 15
“Joshua Geltzer, a former Justice Department official who now heads a constitutional advocacy group, said the White House’s assertion that Congress does not have a right to the information is a ‘mind-blowing’ claim.” More via & :
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Carol Leonnig May 15
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Carol Leonnig May 15
A key part of White House Counsel's letter today rejecting House demands for records. Worth reading their argument that Congress doesn't have legitimate standing to investigate The President of the United States.
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Carol Leonnig May 15
Breaking: Trump White House said no "do over" of Mueller investigation -- rejects Congress power to investigate Trump and rebuffs demands for records and staff testimony. Me and :
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Carol Leonnig May 15
The Trump appointee whose experience for overseeing NY federal housing was organizing Trump family events shouts out failure of housing projects under her watch
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Carol Leonnig May 15
Scary . Amid rising tension with Iran, US today orders non-emergency personnel out of Iraq.
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Carol Leonnig May 15
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Carol Leonnig May 15
More news on the consequences of tariffs
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Matea Gold May 14
NEW deep-dive by : How William Barr, now serving as a powerful ally for Trump, has championed presidential powers
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Carol Leonnig May 15
NEW "There is some negative connotation that is associated with the brand.” Trump's biggest moneymaker, Doral, is in steep decline, w operating income down 69 percent. His unpopularity in some corners is the reason.
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George Conway May 14
kudos to the judge if he managed not to burst out laughing in open court at this
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Carol Leonnig May 14
Replying to @CarolLeonnig
Judge says he will not be ruling from the bench but will do so "promptly"
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Carol Leonnig May 14
When a judge says a case is "fully briefed", buckle up and get ready for an order. Trump's tax returns on the line.
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