JOE, Deputy Attorney General, President Trump discussed on Washington Today

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This attempt would like lead not stand up in a court challenge here's one line of questioning from that committee hearing and senator lindsey graham seles remind ourselves a while we're here to all of you agree that attorney general sessions made the right decision to recuse himself from the invest the russian investigation because who is part of the campaign five i've no pity i'd have to look through the facts of that night and as red press reports which i am not accurate so far as i understand the facts yes yes uh so far as i understand the facts who is sensible yeah i think the attorney general made the right call because it's going to be pretty difficult attorney joe on investigate that the campaign of which you is intrical involved so this the start of all this process so what's the attorney general steps aside you got the deputy attorney general we all agree that he could take his place and continue if he's not conflict it is that a yes from everybody yes yes they had a statement by the president and some actions by the president that unnerved the deputy attorney joe on any point in special council deal with that yes that's how we got here we got here because sessions said i can't do this i should do this rosenstein says i will do this in some things happen between president it colmey where of rosenstein said what we need some new person a special council to look at this that's how we got here all agree with that what we're trying to do is make sure we move forward and hold mr moeller accountable but also give him a protection to do his job so do you all agree that the president himself cannot fire mr mollar actually um if you read even the op ed by our mutual friends neil catch y'all i'm in the washington post to actually help to a re write the regulations he says that's not altogether clear i am the is not clear that the regulations themselves actually apply to the present as a opposed to merely and figures in the department of justice has the inherent authority to far this guy he may very well claimed that and put both professor cut y'all in i think the fast not settled either way a legal scholars including a kilo read.

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