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Jeff Mordock

Jeff Mordock is the Justice Department reporter for The Washington Times. A native of Newtown, Pennsylvania, he previously worked for Gannett and has won awards from both the Delaware Press Association and the Maryland Delaware D.C. Press Association. He is a graduate of George Washington University and can be reached at jmordock@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Jeff Mordock

In this file photo, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, of N.Y., questions FBI Director Christopher Wray as he testifies during an oversight hearing of the House Judiciary Committee, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

FISA bill vote canceled as both parties push for more reforms

With 10 legislative days to go before three key provisions of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act expires, reform plans are up in the air on Capitol Hill after Democrats on Wednesday abruptly halted a key hearing on the legislation. Published February 26, 2020

Roger Stone, center, departs federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, in this file photo. On April 16, 2020, a federal judge rejected Stone's motion for a retrial, saying he had failed to establish that the jury forewoman was biased against him and that that prejudiced her decision to vote for his conviction. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) **FILE**

Roger Stone demands judge recuse herself in new motion

Attorneys for Roger Stone late Friday filed a motion arguing the federal judge who sentenced him to more than three years in prison should recuse herself from deciding his request for a new trial. Published February 22, 2020

In this July 10, 2019, photo a Wells Fargo building is shown in downtown Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) **FILE**

Wells Fargo to pay $3B to resolve fake-account scandal

Wells Fargo & Co. has agreed to pay $3 billion to settle potential criminal and civil charges stemming from its long-running fake-account scandal, the Justice Department said Friday. Published February 21, 2020