Robert Mueller

The Spy Who Wasn’t

The U.S. government went looking for someone to blame for Russia's interference in the 2016 election—and found Maria Butina, the perfect scapegoat.

Uh-Oh

Roger Stone's arrest brings the Mueller investigation one step closer to Trump himself.

How Trump Suborns Perjury

Even without BuzzFeed’s explosive report about Michael Cohen, the evidence shows that the president has persuaded his associates to lie to Congress and the feds.

How Much Do You Trust Bill Barr?

Trump's nominee for attorney general said reassuring things about protecting the Justice Department's independence. But some answers gave cause for concern.

The Whitaker Solution

The Supreme Court has a chance to rebuke President Trump and reaffirm judicial independence. Will the justices take it?

Robert Mueller Is Winning

The special counsel outmaneuvered Trump’s implicit offer to pardon Paul Manafort and secured his most significant victory yet.