Grassley, Iowa's senior Republican senator, serves as chairman of the judiciary committee - one of several committees conducting investigations into possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian government to influence the 2016 presidential election.
Mr Trump Jr released emails this week from 2016 in which he appeared eager to accept information from the Russian government that could have damaged Hillary Clinton's campaign.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a member of the committee, said it was "long overdue" that Manafort be called to testify.
US President Donald Trump has addressed the controversy over his eldest son's meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign.
Trump Jr.'s meeting with Veselnitskaya, which occurred on June 9, 2016, has led to accusations from Trump critics that the campaign attempted to collude with the Russian government.
Trump Jr. told Fox News' Sean Hannity Tuesday night that he would be willing to testify under oath about the meeting, which he said yielded no useful information and instead focused on adoptions.
"My motive for bringing him in is because of other involvement with whether or not the Foreign Agents Registration Act has been adequately enforced by this administration and the Obama administration", Grassley said.
While Grassley spoke with reporters Wednesday morning, the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Federal Bureau of Investigation director nominee Christopher Wray was in session.
"We have learned that the person who sought the meeting is associated with Fusion GPS, a firm which according to public reports was retained by Democratic operatives to develop opposition research on the president and which commissioned the phony Steele dossier", Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's legal team, told Circa.
Police on Monday arrested Cosmo DiNardo , 20, whose family owns the farm in Solebury Township that authorities searched. Dinardo was released Tuesday evening after his father paid 10% of his $1 million bail in cash, according to Weintraub.
On May 18 previous year , New York Stock Exchange was flummoxed as trading for 199 ticker symbols halted due to a technical issue. An NSE spokesperson said normal trading in cash and F&O (futures and options) category will resume at 1230 hours.
In this case, it wasn't Verizon itself that is responsible for the leak, but rather a third-party company partnered with Verizon . Verizon conducted an investigation into the matter and concluded that the data had not been accessed by any "external parties".
When he came to learn of visa denials, the president urged National Security Council officials to help the group enter the US. The Department of State originally denied the Afghan girls visas at least twice, causing some backlash among the public.
Britain's government won't play a role in deciding the future course of Charlie's treatment, an official said Sunday. Mr Justice Francis is overseeing a preliminary hearing in the Family Division of the High Court .
By around midmorning PST this Tuesday, See You Again had clocked more than 2.896 billion views, Gangnam Style over 2.894 billion . Another music video, the song "See You Again" by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth , has taken the crown.
Witnesses say a person on a red motorcycle threw a backpack at the building, and believe a pipe bomb could have been inside. On social media, he often complained about being mistreated by the air force and bemoaned the plight of other vets.
Almost $800 in the U.S. to be exact should you've been interested in both the Rift and its accompanying Touch controllers . It's the second big price drop for the VR headset , which was originally sold at an RRP of $799.
Uncle Luke and other notable artists paid homage to Fresh Kid Ice , who was also known as " The Chinaman " on social media. Fresh Kid Ice , whose real name was Chris Wong Won , is known as one of the first Asian rappers in America.
Are you sold on the PS4 Pro's merits? As for what kind of disc the new PS4 Pro comes with, it's a Blu-ray Deluxe Edition copy. Some things in this world don't serve much of a objective , and Sony's Destiny 2 "Limited Edition" PS4 Pro is one of them.
It is only in those places where Israel is, such as Hebron, that freedom of religion for all is ensured, " Netanyahu said. The secret vote in the Polish city of Krakow saw the Palestinian proposal pass 12 to 3 with six abstentions.
Where to Celebrate National Fry Day
Steak 'N Shake: Order $25 worth of gift cards and you'll get a double steakburger, regular soft drink and french fries for free. Arby's - The chain is giving away free curly fries with an order of a Brown Sugar Bacon Sandwich.
David Nwaba Waived by Los Angeles
That it happened this late in the offseason left Caldwell-Pope without many options, and played right into the Lakers' hands. It was clear Kentavious Caldwell-Pope wasn't going to return to the Pistons when the team renounced his rights last week.
Man proposes to girlfriend while being arrested
Thompson's family had been celebrating his birthday and Independence Day in their front yard when police showed up to the scene. According to CNN , Thompson was arrested on six felony warrants for failure to appear in court and failure to pay.
BBY Stock Crashes - Here's Why Best Buy is Toast
In-home consultations are free (similar to Geek Squad) while the installations will come with a fee (also similar to Geek Squad). The service is now only available in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County and San Jose, CA.
Steel Tariffs To Play Major Role At G20 Summit
The Germans are waiting to hear from President Donald Trump during the G20 summit, which begins on Friday in Hamburg , Germany. His point was that it doesn't make sense to talk about bilateral trade deficits in a multilateral world, the official said .
Tour de France: Dan Martin loses ground after two falls
Bardet, riding on familiar roads - his AG2R-La Mondiale team is based here - attacked on the final descent and got clear. Thomas had crashed on another descent much earlier in the stage and quit the Tour with a fractured collarbone.