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Donald Trump's panoply of abuses demand more than a special prosecutor | Joshua Matz

4 days agoNews : The Lookout

Last week, the deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, named the former FBI director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate “any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump”. Show More Summary

Recuse Yourself, Rod Rosenstein

Earlier versions of this article appeared at Take Care and Notice & Comment. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein stands at the center of the controversy over the president’s apparent attempt to obstruct an FBI investigation into the Trump campaign’s Russia ties. Show More Summary

Rod Rosenstein is not a hero and 'neutral ground' is a long way from the high ground

The New York Times has an extended look at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and his role in the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Mr. Rosenstein, sworn in on April 26, could hardly have predicted the speed at which he would become embroiled in a high-stakes drama at the uppermost echelons of government. Show More Summary

Impeach Trump And ‘You’ll Be Hanging From A Tree,’ Congressman Al Green Receives Chilling Voice Message

In the days since Donald Trump fired FBI director James Comey, calls for Trump’s impeachment have reached a crescendo. Trump claimed that he had fired Comey after receiving a letter from the Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein. Trump...Show More Summary

Caught in White House Chaos, Justice Dept. Official Seeks Neutral Ground

6 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

Rod J. Rosenstein’s naming of a special prosecutor in the Russia investigation is typical of how the deputy attorney general addresses tough situations, friends and allies say.

Deputy Attorney General says he talked about firing Comey months before Trump did so

last weekNews : The Cutline

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has confirmed that there were talks between himself and Attorney General Jeff Sessions about shaking up the FBI leadership months before President Donald Trump indicated he had decided to fire James Comey. Show More Summary

Investigation launched into whether White House officials covered up Russian meddling

last weekNews : Trending Now

Investigators have launched a probe into whether White House officials engaged in a cover-up of Russian meddling in the US election, Congress members briefed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein have said. The probe marks a third...Show More Summary

Rosenstein Still Won't Come Clean

Before more time goes by I wanted to share a few thoughts about the latest we’ve heard on the role Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein played in the firing of FBI Director James Comey as well as the larger Russia investigation. Rosenstein...Show More Summary

Rosenstein stands by memo on firing James Comey: 'I wrote it. I believe it'

last weekHumor / odd : The Sideshow

The deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, told lawmakers on Capitol Hill that he stood by a memo he wrote which was used to fire the FBI director, James Comey, insisting: “I wrote it. During a pair of separate briefings with House and Senate lawmakers this week, Rosenstein said that Donald Trump had resolved to fire Comey before he produced the memo.

U.S. official backs Trump version on Comey firing timing

last weekNews : Trending Now

U.S. President Donald Trump decided to fire FBI chief James Comey before Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein wrote a memo outlining his own concerns, Rosenstein said in a statement on Friday that lent credence to Trump's version of events. Show More Summary

Did Trump Commit High Crimes and Misdemeanors?

The old adage that the cover-up is worse than the crime may once again prove true. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has responded to the crescendo of outrage by appointing former FBI director Robert Mueller as special counsel to...Show More Summary

This Could Take Awhile

At WaPo, on the naming of  Robert S. Mueller as special counsel by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein: Rosentein’s order charges Mueller with investigating “any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump,” as well as “any matters that arose or may arise directly from the investigation.” […]

Democrats want to know why Jeff Sessions was involved in Comey's firing. Rosenstein isn't talking

Democrat senators had a lot of questions for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Thursday in their closed-door briefing on the decision to fire FBI Director James Comey. Chief among them: Why exactly did Russia-recused Attorney General...Show More Summary

House lawmakers frustrated over deputy AG's lack of answers

last weekNews : NY Daily News

House lawmakers emerged from a meeting with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Friday grumbling about his refusal to say much.

Pat Buchanan Warns A "Debilitating & Potentially Dangerous Time Has Begun" For Trump

Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, “With the stroke of a pen, Rod Rosenstein redeemed his reputation,” writes Dana Milbank of The Washington Post. What had Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein done to be welcomed home by the...Show More Summary

Deputy AG Confirms That Decision to Fire Comey Came From Trump, Not Him

President Donald Trump wanted to fire FBI Director James Comey long before Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein wrote a memo in support of his ouster, Rosenstein told senators on Thursday. The White House put Rosenstein at the center of the growing storm last week when it claimed his memo was the catalyst for the firing. Show More Summary

Deputy AG Rosenstein Doubles Down on Comey Memo: “I Wrote It, I Believe It. I Stand By It”

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein doubled-down on the memo he wrote that outlined James Comey’s offenses in the investigation of... The post Deputy AG Rosenstein Doubles Down on Comey Memo: “I Wrote It, I Believe It. I Stand By It” appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Read Rosenstein’s full opening statement on Comey to Congress

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said in briefings today that he stands by his memo, which was cited by President Donald Trump as justification for removing James Comey as FBI director. Continue reading ? The post Read Rosenstein’s full opening statement on Comey to Congress appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Deputy AG Rosenstein wrote his report knowing it was going to be used as cover

For almost twenty-four hours, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s two-page “report” on James Comey stood as the preferred White House excuse for why FBI Director Comey was fired. Whether it was Sean Spicer, Sarah Sanders, Hope Hicks,...Show More Summary

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