Trump is infuriated by what he says is Special Counsel Robert Mueller's "witch hunt" into whether Russian Federation conspired with Trump's campaign during his shock 2016 election win.
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump gave an unhinged press conference in which he, among other things, said George Washington might have committed sexual assault, attacked Canada, denied the fact that the entire United Nations laughed at him yesterday, and referred to a Kurdish reporter as "Mr. Kurd".
Reports surfaced Monday that Rosenstein was anxious about being fired after the New York Times reported last week that Rosenstein had in meetings suggested having DOJ officials wear wires for their conversations with the president and also raised the 25th Amendment, which outlines the process a vice president or Cabinet members can take to remove a president from office.
"I may call Rod tonight or tomorrow and ask for a little bit of a delay to the meeting", Trump said. Rosenstein denied the story. "I'll be watching", Mr. Trump said of the televised hearing.
Karl-Anthony Towns getting $190 million extension from Wolves
The Lakers signed LeBron James in the summer and now have the cap space available to sign a max-contract salary star next year. In Minnesota, he had issues with Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns and just seems to be a negative influence on guys.
Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify in Senate hearing
Her lawyers tentatively agreed to a hearing on Saturday and announced a definite answer after additional conversations on Sunday. Grassley had previously told Ford's lawyer, Debra Katz, that Ford had until 10:00pm Friday to decide whether to testify .
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Supreme Court". " Brett Kavanaugh and I were friends in high school but I do not recall the party described in Dr. However, he is refusing to testify under oath, and Senate Republicans are refusing to subpoena him to do so.
Rosenstein and Trump are scheduled to talk Thursday at the White House. But after meeting with chief of staff John Kelly and speaking by phone with Trump, he got a reprieve with the Trump meeting scheduled for Thursday. I would certainly prefer not doing that. And while many of Trump's allies have urged caution, fearing a trap, moments ago Axios reported that Rosenstein has made a decision to preempt that step by verbally resigning to Chief of Staff John Kelly in anticipation of being fired by President Trump, according to a source with direct knowledge. A successor to Rosenstein could end or limit Mueller's inquiry. Caucus leader Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) said Tuesday that the group wants Rosenstein to answer questions about the explosive New York Times piece.
So Rosenstein's departure - possibly putting someone more pliable in his place - would set off alarm bells over the future independence of a probe which has the potential to rock the entire Trump presidency.
Just last Friday, Trump referred in a speech to supporters to a "lingering stench" at the Justice Department that he would soon eradicate.
Trump then asked other reporters in the room if they were Kurdish.