Amid news that President Donald Trump asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions to rethink his decision to step back from the Russian Federation investigation, MSNBC political analyst Jason Johnson argued that the former Alabama senator would never turn on the president.
On Trey Gowdy's comments and the backlash he has received: It's very important that he said that nothing they've seen has anything to do with Donald Trump, which is a really big deal. I've worked on farms where the hours were long, the days hot, and the chores dirty. Bharara said that during the transition, Trump asked him to stay on during a meeting at Trump Tower.
The Times' report Tuesday also described Sessions as a "key witness" in the probe into whether Trump had attempted to obstruct justice.
He added, however, that he does not believe Trump should fire Sessions.
Trump has spent almost a year attacking Sessions over his decision in March 2017 to recuse himself from matters related to the Russian Federation investigation.
"Instead of talking about Sessions, we want to be talking about Comey and Mueller", said Giuliani, invoking the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, James Comey, and the special counsel.
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"As far as what I have seen to date, it appears that there was an investigation not of the campaign but of certain individuals who have a history that we should be suspicious of that predate the presidential campaign of 2015, 2016", the senator said last Sunday on ABC's This Week.
"Given his history at the Department of Justice and just given the wonderful service he's given to the people of NY, I'm surprised", he said.
Rooney recalled how on several occasions, including dust-ups over the president's spying allegations and whether Russia's interference in the election helped Trump, Gowdy's willingness to buck the party line "validated to me that I wasn't crazy" for thinking the president's claims lacked evidence, Rooney said. Comey documented conversations with Trump in the weeks leading up to his dismissal in a series of memos.
March 10, 2017 - The DOJ abruptly announces the firing of 46 U.S. attorneys, including Preet Bharara of NY.
"There is no evidence for that whatsoever", Napolitano said.
On Sunday Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said the investigation could ultimately result in an impeachment effort in Congress over alleged obstruction by the president.