Melania Trump, son Barron move into the White House

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First ladies are also seen as calming influences on presidents.

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) also said yesterday, in reference to Trump, "He should voluntarily turn them over not only to the Senate Intelligence Committee, but to the special counsel...."

The Justice Department says Sessions looks forward to answering the committee's questions.

The ruling from a unanimous three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the president violated U.S. immigration law by discriminating against people based on their nationality and by failing to demonstrate that their entry into the country would hurt American interests."Immigration, even for the president, is not a one-person show", the judges said.

Comey said he believed Trump fired him because of the Russian Federation investigation, and Trump himself cited "this Russian Federation thing" as a motivating factor for his decision to sack Comey during an interview with broadcaster NBC that aired last month. He had told lawmakers at his January confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russians during the campaign. His daughter and top adviser, Ivanka Trump, is leading events focused on workforce development and college affordability.

On "Fox & Friends" Monday, Conway noted Comey's testimony that Loretta Lynch, as President Barack Obama's attorney general, directed him to describe the FBI probe into Hillary Clinton's email practices as a "matter" and to avoid calling it an investigation.

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Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat on the committee, who pressed Comey last week on why Sessions' was involved in his firing if he had recused himself, argued that Sessions had no reason to seek a classified briefing.

Comey said he felt it was necessary to take notes on his meetings and conversations with Trump because he feared the president would lie about what took place.

House Russia investigators, led by Texas Republican Rep. Michael Conaway and California Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff, sent a formal request to the White House for any records of Trump's private meetings with Comey.

He said the FBI became "aware of facts that I can't discuss in an open setting that would make (Sessions') continued engagement in a Russia-related investigation problematic".

Leaders of the House Intelligence Committee are asking the White House to produce any tapes that might exist of President Donald Trump's conversations with ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey.

"You may be the first president in history to go down because you can't stop inappropriately talking about an investigation that if you just were quiet, would clear you", Graham said of Trump. "Totally illegal? Very 'cowardly!'"