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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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.

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)

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

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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.

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)