Trump accuses Rosenstein, McCabe of pursuing ‘illegal and treasonous’ plot against presidency

McCabe: DOJ discussed using the 25th amendment to remove Trump from office McCabe reveals discussions during ’60 Minutes’ interview. President Trump on Monday accused Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe of pursuing an “illegal and treasonous” plot against him, after McCabe detailed private DOJ discussions about secretly recording and potentially ousting the president. The […]

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Goodlatte previews Rosenstein interview with House lawmakers behind closed doors

Goodlatte previews Rosenstein questions, defends format Deputy attorney general faces grilling from lawmakers on remarks he made about wearing a wire while meeting President Trump; House judiciary chair Rep. Bob Goodlatte previews the classified session. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte explained to Fox News on Sunday what he's expecting to learn when Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein sits for […]

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Rosenstein, McCabe squabbled in front of Mueller over Russia probe recusals

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. In May 2017, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe argued that the other man should recuse himself from any role in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation — while Mueller looked on. A source briefed on the encounter told Fox News that at […]

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Protect Mueller and Rosenstein. It’s a ‘Profiles in Courage’ moment in American history.

  President Donald Trump is thinking of firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein based on leaked memos about two tense meetings he had in 2017 with Andrew McCabe, then acting Director of the FBI. During those meetings, McCabe alleges in the leaked memos, Rosenstein made comments about invoking the 25th Amendment and wearing a wire when speaking with President Donald Trump.    […]

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U.S. official in Russia probe suggested taping Trump, 25th amendment: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. official who oversees the federal investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 U.S. election last year suggested secretly recording President Donald Trump and recruiting Cabinet members to invoke a constitutional amendment to remove him from the White House, the New York Times reported on Friday. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein made the suggestions in the […]

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Rosenstein suggested he secretly record Trump, discussed 25th Amendment: New York Times

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested last year he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House, the New York Times reported, and also discussed recruiting cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office. The Times’ report said Rosenstein made these suggestions in the spring of 2017, when Trump’s firing of then-FBI Director James Comey […]

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House Speaker rejects Rosenstein impeachment effort

WASHINGTON/BOSTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday rejected a move by fellow Republicans to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the No. 2 Justice Department official, who oversees the federal probe of Russia’s role in the 2016 presidential election. “Do I support impeachment of Rod Rosenstein? No, I do not,” said Ryan, whose stance could make it […]

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Twelve Russians Indicted For Hacking Aimed At Interfering In Election

Days before President Donald Trump is scheduled to meet with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, special counsel Robert Mueller has obtained an indictment against 12 Russian intelligence officers for crimes intended to interfere with the 2016 presidential election. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced the indictment by a federal grand jury in Washington, D.C. on Friday. Rosenstein said eleven of the […]

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