Hours after the New York Timesreported that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested past year secretly recording Trump at the White House to expose the chaos consuming the administration, Trump told a packed rally, "Just look at what is being exposed in our Justice Department".
Lieu's comments followed the New York Times' bombshell report Friday afternoon detailing comments Rosenstein reportedly made early in Trump's presidency.
Additionally, sources tell ABC News that, according to the memos, Rosenstein told McCabe he could recruit members of the president's Cabinet to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office for being unfit.
According to The Times, none of Rosenstein's proposals were acted upon and it remains unclear the level of seriousness Rosenstein had when making the suggestions.
In response to the story, McCabe's attorney's issued the following statement to ABC News: "Andrew McCabe drafted memos to memorialize significant discussions he had with high-level officials and preserved them so he would have an accurate, contemporaneous record of those discussions". Unidentified others have been said to discuss it, including an unnamed senior administration official who wrote an Op-Ed for The New York Times. McCabe's written account from that day also says Rosenstein raised the possibility of an effort to invoke the 25th Amendment, while Page's accounts of the same discussion do not mention that, the person said.
"I assume that talking about wiring the President, talking about the 25th amendment is not being on the team", Wallace pressed further. However Sean Hannity, who has perhaps even more influence with the president than Ingraham or Pirro, said Trump should not do that.
McCabe has no knowledge of how the memos were made available, said his lawyer Michael Bromwich.
In his interview Pompeo, formerly the Central Intelligence Agency director, said he had "told it to junior folks at the Central Intelligence Agency, and the state department: we need everyone who's engaged in helping achieve President Trump's mission". The president has said he believes the documents will bolster his argument that investigators in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe are biased against him. President Trump fires Mr Comey, and Andrew McCabe becomes acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Later that month, Rosenstein announced the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller to oversee the continuing inquiry into Russia's interference in the 2016 election, igniting Trump's bitter campaign against his own Justice Department.
The news was first reported by the New York Times.
During Francisco's confirmation hearings a year ago, the Senate Judiciary Committee's top Democrat, Dianne Feinstein, mentioned his expressed support for Trump's travel ban and urged him in a letter to "publicly commit to refuse any order or request - whether express or implied - to interfere in the Special Counsel's investigation".
The president's declaration on Friday appears to indicate he is willing to let the Justice Department's inspector general - which is already conducting an internal investigation of how the Russian Federation probe has been handled - review the material rather than release it publicly.
Rep. Mark Meadows, a North Carolina Republican who chairs the conservative Freedom Caucus, said in a tweet that "if this story is true, it underscores a gravely troubling culture at FBI/DOJ and the need for FULL transparency". But Mr. Rosenstein was caught off guard when Mr. Trump cited the memo in the firing, and he began telling people that he feared he had been used.
The Galaxy A7 is clearly meant to compete with smartphones from fast-growing Chinese handset makers that offer good value. That said, the phone still lacks behind a majority of mid-range devices like Poco F1 , Nokia 7.1 Plus, and OnePlus 6 .
While the iPhone X used this for portrait mode photos and Face ID smarts, it topped out at 600 billion operations per second. Apple introduced the more affordable variant of iPhone X- iPhone XR- which starts at Rs 76,900 (64GB variant) in India.
On Sept. 7, a tropical depression formed in the eastern Atlantic, about 500 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands. Tropical Storm Kirk has formed off the coast of Sierra Leone and will trek westward over the next week.
He made the turn at 13 under par, while Englishman Rose was eight under after a three-putt bogey at the ninth hole. Woods' last victory came 1,875 days ago in August 2013 when he captured the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.
He didn't address how the global oil industry immediately can replace Iranian crude supplies in an already-tight market. US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude was down 28c, or 0.4%, to $68.62 a barrel.
Mohamed Salah wins the FIFA Puskas Award
Lyon have been European champions for the past three years, while they have won the French title every year since 2006. Modric defeated the duo of Mohammad Salah of Liverpool and Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo to emerge the victor .
Chelsea drop first points of season in draw at West Ham
This time he was denied by a point-blank save from Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga with his thigh at the near post. In his place was Michail Antonio, and the two best chances of the first half fell to the former Nottingham Forest man.
Several killed as gunmen attack military parade in Iran
In videos and pictures of the aftermath circulating on social media, rescue officials can be seen shifting injured to hospitals. Meanwhile, the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attack but provided no evidence for the claim.
Over 54,000 still without power in Carolinas after Florence
Officials had anxious the water would overwhelm several pits where coal ash had been stored, potentially contaminating rivers. North Carolina governor Roy Cooper says the state is still tallying its storm damage, but says it will be in the billions .
China, Russia warn US of consequences over sanctions
All of them - defense related firms, officers of the GRU military intelligence agency, and people associated with the St. Beijing has not joined in the sanctions imposed on Moscow by the U.S. and its Western allies since 2014.