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Will Trump Fire Rosenstein? It May Not Matter.


Added 04-16-18 01:11:02am EST - “Something very fishy happened last week. On Friday, we were treated to almost” - Yahoo.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Yahoo.com: “Will Trump Fire Rosenstein? It May Not Matter.”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Something very fishy happened last week. On Friday, we were treated to almost hourly rumors that President Donald Trump’s firing of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was imminent. This was to be followed by a scheme to either fire or drastically limit the authority of special counsel Robert Mueller.

The cable channels went into overdrive and the newspapers picked up the story. Critics issued dire predictions.

Piecing this together, it’s clear that at midweek, my old pal Steve Bannon managed to get through to Trump, and pitched him on one more trademark Bannon scheme: Fire Rosenstein and cease cooperating with Mueller, citing executive privilege. Bannon also called on Trump to fire lawyer Ty Cobb.

This was first reported by The Washington Post, and then other news mediafound sourcesto confirm that Trump was livid and that the plan was under very serious consideration.

But Rosenstein is still there, and so is Mueller. On Sunday morning, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said she was not aware of any plans to fire either.

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