Tag: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

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Gohmert: Rosenstein Prefers Sources Who ‘Absolutely Hate Donald Trump’

Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Outnumbered Overtime,” Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein didn’t care about a source’s prejudices toward President Donald Trump. Discussing Columbia Law Professor Daniel Richman who leaked former FBI Director James Comey’s memos, Gohmert said, “It is

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Mukasey: Mueller Investigation Was Launched in a ‘Flawed Way’

On this weekend’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Sunday Morning Futures,” former George W. Bush U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey said special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe was launched “initially in a flawed way.” Mukasey said, “I think what we heard

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Chaffetz: Rosenstein ‘Doesn’t Understand the Constitution’

Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” former Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), now a Fox News contributor, said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s reaction to the news that members of the House Freedom Caucus drafted impeachment articles against him showed

Jeff Sessions, U.S. attorney general, right, listens during a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, not pictured, and local and state officials on school safety at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Trump called for paying bonuses to teachers who carry guns in the classroom, …

AG Jeff Sessions: ‘I Do Have Confidence’ in Rod Rosenstein

Wednesday on Capitol Hill at the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) asked, “Do you agree with me that he is doing a good job?” Session

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Gowdy: Not ‘Wise’ for Trump to Fire Rosenstein

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” House Oversight Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) said it would not be “wise” for President Donald Trump to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Gowdy said, “I don’t see a basis for

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Sanders: ‘Not Aware’ of Any Plans to Fire Mueller, Rosenstein

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said she was not aware of any plans to fire or remove special counsel Robert Muller or Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Sanders said, “I’m not aware of

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 09: U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks during a news conference November 9, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Speaker Ryan answered questions about the proposed GOP tax bill. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan: ‘I Think Rod Rosenstein Is Doing a Fine Job’

Tuesday at his weekly press conference, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) defended Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. When asked about reports President Donald Trump was considered firing Rosenstein, Ryan said, “I think Rod Rosenstein is doing a fine job.

Deputy U.S. Attorney General nominee Rod Rosenstein waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee March 7, 2017 in Washington, DC

Mueller Investigation Criticized in Congress for ‘Casting Too Wide of a Net’

During a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) voiced a widespread concern about Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election by asking Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein if the scope of the investigation has widened far beyond its original charter.

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Report: FBI Informant Expected to Shed Light on Uranium One Deal

An FBI informant gathered extensive evidence during his six years undercover into the Russian plot to corner the American uranium market, which included the Uranium One deal the Obama administration approved in 2010, according more than 5,000 pages of documents reviewed by The Hill.

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (L) poses for a photograph with Justice Department Civil Division Appellate Staff Assistant Director Sharon Swingle (C) during the 65th Annual Attorney General's Awards Ceremony at the Daughters of the American Revolution Constitution Hall October 25, 2017 in Washington, DC. Swingle was given The Attorney …

Department of Justice Top Brass Honors Law Enforcement Heroes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the nation’s top two law enforcement officials, addressed the 65th Annual Attorney General’s Awards Wednesday at Washington, DC’s Daughters of the American Revolution Hall.

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Rep. Brat: Despite Fake News, AG Jeff Sessions Restoring Integrity at DOJ

Rep. Dave Brat (R-VA) issued a statement on Wednesday focused on the Department of Justice and his support for Attorney General Jeff Sessions, noting the “politically-tainted” nature of the DOJ during the Obama administration and the integrity that Sessions is bringing back to the agency.

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Staffing-Up Continues at DOJ

Two important political appointees were named to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s team at the Department of Justice Monday.

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EXCLUSIVE – Carter Page Requests Release of FISA Warrant Details ‘Concocted’ by James Comey’s FBI

PHILADELPHIA — Carter Page, the American financial consultant who was tangentially and briefly associated with Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, on Monday sent a request to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein seeking the release of information used to reportedly obtain a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISA) warrant to monitor his personal communications.

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Dem Sen Harris Grills Rosenstein — Is Reprimanded By Burr

Wednesday at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) demanded Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein give his assurance that as special counsel in the Russia investigation former FBI director Robert Mueller will have “full” independence. As Harris demanded a

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks about the dangers of fentanyl, at DEA Headquarters in Arlington Va., Tuesday, June 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

DOJ: Drug Overdose Now Leading Cause of Death for Americans Under 50

Drug overdose is now the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said Tuesday morning. Rosenstein, along with acting head of the Drug Enforcement Agency, Chuck Rosenberg, and other prominent officials in law enforcement addressed the media at the DEA’s headquarters in Arlington, VA to discuss the ongoing response to the nation’s staggering opioid epidemic.