The Timesreported that McGahn had provided "detailed accounts" about episodes relating to alleged obstruction, citing a dozen current and former officials and other sources.
What to know about White House Counsel Don McGahn and why he's making headlines when it comes to Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe.
Emmet Flood, who joined Trump's White House in May as in-house counsel for the Mueller probe, has been considered a leading candidate to replace McGahn.
McGahn was instrumental in Trump's nomination of both Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh - judges with strong conservative records - to the Supreme Court.
McGahn put off making the call because he disagreed with the strategy, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity to describe internal deliberations.
Asked about Flood, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, "People like him".
News of McGahn's departure comes after it was revealed he was questioned by Robert Mueller's "Russiagate" investigation.
The report emphasizes how crucial the upcoming elections are to the Trump White House - as well as for those who wish to oppose it.
McGahn, who counts deep ties within Washington's legal community, has long functioned as Trump's liaison to Justice officials and Congress.
Earlier this month, the Times reported that McGahn "has cooperated extensively in the special counsel investigation".
As the Justice Department and congressional investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election heated up, McGahn found himself increasingly at the center of Trump's and the White House's response to the investigation. In January 2017, then-Acting Attorney General Sally Yates informed McGahn that Flynn had misled the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his discussions with former Russian ambassador to the United States Sergei Kislyak.
Before joining the Trump campaign and the White House, McGahn worked at the powerful DC law firm Jones Day and previously served as a commissioner on the Federal Election Commission.
George Hartmann, spokesman for the committee, said Grassley viewed McGahn as the lynchpin to Trump's push to fill judicial vacancies.
Diagnoses of gonorrhea rose by 67 percent overall from 333,004 in 2013 to 555,608 cases, according to preliminary data for 2017. Other STDs on the rise include chlamydia with a 25 percent increase and gonorrhea with a 17 percent increase from 2007 to 2017.
But even so, there’s no denying that he has impressive skills and he managed to lead all his football teams to big titles. Now at PSG, there are a lot of rumors that he might come back in Spain to play for life-time rivals of Barcelona, Real Madrid.
His agent has claimed on Twitter that the Manchester City legend has undergone a medical in London . "It's not West Ham , 100%". Toure joined City from Barcelona in 2010 for £24m and proved to be on the club's best-ever buys.
McCain is scheduled to lie in state at the Arizona Capitol on Wednesday, followed by the service on Thursday. The American Legion was among those who criticized the White House lapse and urged that the flag be lowered.
In his Sunday Times interview, Goodman said he was devastated that ABC chose to cancel Roseanne in the fallout of Barr's tweet. John Goodman told the Sunday Times that once she relinquished her rights and the spin-off was a go he thanked her via email.
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According to The Honeybee Conservancy , there are a number of bees native to the city including mason bees and leafcutter bees. The footage was taken in the Times Square neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan. "We like to keep the families together".
Mr Trump will not be in office in 2026, even if he wins a second term, but joked that perhaps his term could be extended. He further added that his that his younger son Barron Trump is one of the biggest fans of the football World Cup.
I'm delighted to be here in Abuja and to continue the very good discussions we had when you were in London in April. Mrs May also visited Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years during the apartheid era.
Cornet quickly switched the top around standing behind the baseline and was astonished to be given a code violation by the umpire. Retired Australian tennis player Casey Dellacqua responded to Murray's tweet, writing, "Ridiculous".
Even more than surviving captivity as a POW, Yant says it was what McCain did after he was released that earned his admiration. For the last time, the fiery Arizona senator stepped in to call for patriotism over politics when Trump would not.
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Open champion Roger Federer , defending champ Rafael Nadal , two-time victor Novak Djokovic and 2012 champion Andy Murray . But Nadal , Federer and Djokovic have shared the major spoils so far this year, a feat Zverev calls "amazing".
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Taylor Swift holds moment of silence for Aretha Franklin
Also slated to perform are Ron Isley, Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Jennifer Holliday and Aretha Franklin's son, Edward Franklin. The two-day public event precedes her funeral on Friday, but fans will have lasting memories of her one of her final looks.
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McCain's death narrowed the number of Republican-held seats in the 100-member US Senate to 50, with Democrats controlling 49. When the senator was first diagnosed with brain cancer , Ward said he should step down so she could take his place.
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