Deomcratic Sen. Dick Durbin said Friday that President Donald Trump will put the country at the "brink of a constitutional crisis" if he fires special counsel Robert Mueller.
There has been no indication that Mueller told Trump to fire Comey.
Comey told lawmakers he gave notes he had taken after that meeting and his other eight meetings or phone calls he had with Trump to Mueller.
It was not immediately clear what prompted the release of that statement by Rosenstein, whether it was in response to recent stories that suggested the President was under investigation for obstruction of justice, or some other reason.
Mueller's friendship with Comey and Mueller's selection of several investigators who have made campaign donations to Democrats are among the issues Gingrich is raising as problematic. The attorney general was at a White House meeting when the notification came from Rosenstein, prompting the enraged President to scold the attorney general for the turn of events.
Trump's tweets come after the top lawyer for his transition team warned the organization's officials to preserve all records and other materials related to the Russian Federation probe.
On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Comey had presented no evidence to prove that Moscow meddled in the USA election, adding that Washington had tried to influence Russian elections "year after year". As the pressure mounts, Trump is defending himself on social media.
The interest in Kushner's activities by the special counsel's office is no more extensive than the FBI's interest in his multiple roles on both the Trump campaign and transition team, which CNN reported last month.
Trump was strongly critical of some of Comey's testimony but said Comey had vindicated him by saying while he was at the agency, Trump was not the subject of the FBI's Russian Federation probe. They include Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence, Mike Rogers, director of the National Security Agency, and his former deputy director, Richard Ledget, the Post reported.
Unconfirmed reports said the White House is thinking of reducing the number of visits to Cuba a person can make to one a year. However, the Trump administration is expected to maintain the full diplomatic relations restored by Obama, said the Post.
If the iPhone is connected to the vehicle via Bluetooth, the system will be able to pick up whether the user is driving or not. Furthermore, another user named Dave Schukin revealed that the drag and drop feature for iPhone is coming with iOS 11 .
State Department told CNN that it was aware of Rodman's travel to North Korea but that he was not there in any official capacity. North Korea is expecting another visit by former National Basketball Association bad boy Rodman on Tuesday in what would b.
Rosenstein penned a letter outlining why he thought Comey could be let go, a letter the president reportedly asked him to write. The White House has directed questions to outside legal counsel, which has not responded.
He made headlines in 2014 for suggesting Uber could do opposition research on journalists who were critical of the company. On the agenda at Sunday's meeting were a possible leave of absence for Kalanick and potentially parting ways with Michael.
Nor did he deny that he has entered the miniscule ranks of sitting presidents who have become subjects of criminal investigations. Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz, immediately condemned the Post report.
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