Flynn, Peter, Five Minutes discussed on Red Eye Radio

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You hide the fact that peter strapped and judge contracts were friends why did you redact that in the document you peter i mean just contrast kind of important a court judge more importantly just as importantly the judge that heard flynn's case why did you try to hide that promise assured i appreciate you giving up tender respond i've heard you make those sort of allegations publicly on tv it's i got an response chairman he should be the opportunity that mr jordan i am the deputy attorney general united states okay i'm not the person during the redacting i'm responsible for responding to your concerns as i have team with me sir it's just a fraction of the team that's doing this work and whenever you brought it to my attention i have taken appropriate steps to remedy them so your statement that i'm personally keeping it formation from you trying to conceal information you're the boss mr roses that's correct and my job is to make sure that we respond to your concerns we have sir i've appointed mr lau ch who's managing that production and my understanding is this actually going very well so i appreciate your concern say otherwise but you're used to this to attack me wrong made the witness p permitted not personally generalises has spent the witness is going to have an opportunity to say whatever he wants at the end of mr jordan five minutes until the it is not his time i appreciate your service it's not personal we just want the information why don't you tell peter struck not the entire questions yesterday when i asked when i asked peter struck if he'd ever communicated with glenn simpson gave us the answer he gave us dozens of times on advice of fbi counsel i can't answer that question why couldn't you answer that question drag appreciate your sincere concerns but i didn't get peter struck any instructions if there was some problem with instructions he had to be happy jordan when you find some problem with the production and with questions it doesn't mean that i'm personally trying to conceal something from you and means running organization that's trying to follow the rules and we're going to be so well was interesting what i asked him if he'd ever talked to bruce or he said he had said he had three times in two thousand sixteen to two thousand seventeen then i ask him have you ever talked to nellie or and he said no i haven't i said well why can you answer that question because nellie or work for glenn simpson work for fusing he could answer that question but he couldn't answer because fbi council told him he couldn't he couldn't answer the question whether ever communicated with glenn simpson a journalist why couldn't answer that question i appreciate your say his personal sometimes it feels that way how do i know sir i mean i you interviewed mr struck i didn't so i can't for you doesn't work for us one hundred fifteen thousand people who work for me sir mr rosenstein did you threaten staffers on the house intelligence committee reports indicate you did media reports are mistaken sometimes but this is what they said having the nation's number one law enforcement officer threatened to subpoena your calls and emails is downright chilling did you threaten to subpoena their calls and emails no sir and there's no way to subpoena phone calls well i mean i'm just saying i'm reading what the press said i would suggest that you not relying with the press why didn't ask if there's no way to do it you said it i said what what i just read you i did not now who are we supposed to believe staff members who we've worked with who've never missed lettuce or you guys who we've caught hiding information from us who tell a witness to answer our questions who we supposed to believe thank you for making clear it's not personal jordan i didn't i'm saying i'm telling the truth and i'm under oath if you.

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