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Jeff Mordock

Jeff Mordock is the White House 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

Articles by Jeff Mordock

In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during closing arguments in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)

Jan Peter Meister indicted for threatening to kill Adam Schiff

An Arizona man was indicted in October for threatening to kill Rep. Adam B. Schiff in an expletive-laden voicemail left with the California Democrat's Washington office, according to recently unsealed court documents. Published February 4, 2020

In this Nov. 5, 2019, file photo, FBI Director Christopher Wray testifies before a Senate Homeland Security Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) ** FILE **

FBI Director Wray to testify Wednesday before House Judiciary Committee

FBI Director Christopher Wray will testify before the House Judiciary Committee this week about a scathing report from the Justice Department inspector general that found the bureau bungled its investigation into the ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, the panel announced Monday. Published February 3, 2020

The FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia, is a hostile work environment, according to a class-action lawsuit that claims gender discrimination and sexual harassment. (Associated Press) **FILE**

17th woman joins FBI sexual harassment lawsuit

A female FBI trainee who was dismissed from the bureau's Quantico, Virginia, training academy has become the 17th woman to claim rampant sexual harassment at the facility, according to a court filing Monday. Published February 3, 2020

Bitcoin is classified by the U.S. as a taxable asset similar to a house or boat. (Associated Press/File)

U.S. marshals to auction off $37M in bitcoins

The U.S. Marshals Service later this month will auction off more than $37 million worth of bitcoins seized during legal investigations, the government agency announced Monday. Published February 3, 2020

President Donald Trump meets with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy at the InterContinental Barclay New York hotel during the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 25, 2019. (Associated Press) **FILE**

DEA to open Ukraine office: Report

The Drug Enforcement Administration intends to open a representative office in Ukraine, a local news outlet reported Thursday. Published January 30, 2020