Rosenstein Secretly Recording President Trump?

Rosenstein denies NY Times report that he wanted to wear a wire and invoke 25th Amendment

Rosenstein denies NY Times report that he wanted to wear a wire and invoke 25th Amendment

The president on Monday ordered the Department of Justice and director of National Intelligence to declassify documents related to a warrant to monitor the communications of Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page.

Trump announced on Twitter last month that McGahn would leave the administration this fall, following a bombshell Times article that said McGahn had given over 30 hours of testimony in Mueller's investigation.

Rosenstein says, "The New York Times' story is inaccurate and factually incorrect". The paper cited sources close to the matter.

A key issue now is how the White House will respond to the revelations and disputes, as some high-profile conservatives argued the new information justifies firing Rosenstein.

In another statement, he said emphatically, "I never pursued or authorized recording the president, and any suggestion that I have ever advocated for the removal of the president is absolutely false".

US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has denied a report that he discussed invoking a constitutional clause to oust President Donald Trump.

It's also the latest revelation that could affect Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible co-ordination between Russian Federation and Trump's presidential campaign in 2016. "It should begin with the firing of Rod Rosenstein".

The newspaper reports that Rosenstein also suggested secretly recording Trump in the White House to expose the chaos consuming the administration.

NYT: Rosenstein Suggested Secretly Taping Trump, Using the 25th Amendment to Oust Him - Hit & Run : Reason.com

On Monday, the president ordered the Justice Department to declassify significant materials from the Russian Federation investigation, a move that threatened another showdown with federal law enforcement officials resistant to publicizing information from an ongoing probe.

Trump told a campaign rally in Missouri that the department has some "great people" but also "some real bad ones". He added, "There's a lingering stench and we're going to get rid of that". It was unclear to whom he was referring.

"The special counsel is not an unguided missile", Rosenstein said in an exclusive interview with USA TODAY in March.

Those that do not know who Rod Rosenstein is, he is United States Deputy Attorney General.

Rosenstein has adamantly denied the accusations made in the Times' story. Individuals within the West Wing believe the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's team pushed the story to create political consequences for Trump, according to Politico. Rosenstein was asked in the meeting if he was serious, and he said yes, but he did not mean for the wire comment to be taken seriously as a tactic to investigate Trump, the person said.

Rosenstein told McCabe, who was also later fired by Trump, that he might be able to persuade Attorney General Jeff Sessions and John Kelly, the former homeland security secretary and current White House chief of staff, to invoke the 25th Amendment, the Times said.

Or did Rosenstein actually suggest a 25th Amendment overthrow? He did not address the content of the memos.

During Francisco's confirmation hearings previous year, 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 deputy AG took part in Comey's ouster, writing a letter recommending that he be fired because of his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Some Republican members of Congress and hosts on Fox News pointed to the article as a rationale to further look into the claims or fire Rosenstein. Beyond the speculation about Rosenstein, it was revealed that Trump's former fixer, Michael Cohen, is cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

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