Jim Jordan, Rod Rosenstein, Sheila Jacksonlee discussed on Michael Brown

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The other fireworks display was congressman jim jordan of the house freedom caucus who got into well he got into a tiff because rod rosenstein wouldn't interest questions and then you'll eventually hear sheila jacksonlee the guber congresswoman from houston texas tries to jump in so i i don't know why she thought she felt compelled to jump in but hilarity ensues recognize the gentleman from ohio mr jordan thank mrs mr rosenstein why are you keeping information from congress carson i'm not keeping any information from congress that it's appropriate few minutes mr rosenstein think the house of representatives is gonna say something different i don't agree with you congressman i don't believe that's what they're going to say if they do they'll but i think in a few minutes the house of representatives is going to go on record saying you haven't complied with requests from a separate and equal branch of government that you haven't complied with subpoenas and you got seven days to get your act together i think that's what's going to happen in a few and that's that's not jim jordan i think that's how i think it's a majority of house of representatives in just a few minutes i think that's going to happen and i want to why you won't give us what we've asked for sir i certainly hope that your colleagues are not under that impression that is not accurate it is accurate we have caught you heidi i answer mr chairman point of order mr jordan's press conference listen to him but we came here to hear from that time milan's to the gentlemen rosenstein related to answer we have caught you hiding answer he that's a democrat trying to shut down jim jordan the rules of the committee are that that member has his five minutes to do with as he chooses so democrats don't like it when someone like jim jordan starts making accusations the bottom line is this as you will hear in just a minute they actually did hide something from congress now they wanna blame it on a glitch like we always blame everything on glitches glitches everywhere we'll be permitted jordan did we have them here lau to answer why are they not allowed to answer gentlemen is out of order the gentleman from ohio is recognized this one parental that makes his one point where we've kind hiding information then you can answer man they don't want him to ask this question why did you hide the fact that peter struck and judge contrary why did you redact that in the documents you gave to peter i mean judge contrast kind of pfizer court judge more importantly just as importantly the judge that heard my flynn's case why did you try to hide that promise i appreciate your giving up to respond i heard you make those sort of allegations publicly on tv it's i got an response chairman he should be opportunity to mr jordan i am the deputy attorney general united states whoa you don't say well what are we supposed to do down and kiss your ass okay i'm not the person doing the redacting i'm responsible for responding to your concerns you talk about a bureaucrat i'm not the one doing the redacting no maybe you're not but you're the guy where the buck stops somebody's redacting things that shouldn't be redacted you don't know about it you ought to fire that individual or worse you're not the person doing the redacting and you know what they've redacted and you're trying to hide the fact that the pfizer court judge and the fbi guy peter stroke were friends and you try to hide that from congress if i were jim jordan be pissed off the is right now as i i have a team with me sir it's just a fraction and the team that's doing this work and whenever you brought to my attention i have taken appropriate steps to remedy them so your statement that i'm personally keeping nation from you trying to conceal information or the boss mr rose's time that's correct and my job is to make sure that we were on to your concerns we have sir now i've appointed mr lau who's managing that production and my understanding is it's actually going very well sir so i appreciate your concerns yet i think the house of representatives say otherwise but you're used to this to attack me the chair made the witness be permitted personally gentlest has spent the wind is going to have an opportunity to.

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