Jordan, Rosenstein, Five Minutes discussed on Red Eye Radio


To him but we came here from the time belongs to the gentleman's rosenstein to answer we have caught you hiding the answer he will be permitted jordan did we have them here ow to answer why are they not allowed to answer gentlemen is out of order the gentleman from ohio is recognized this one ponente last this one point where we've hiding information then you can answer why did you hide the fact that peter struck and judge contracts were friends why did you redact that in the documents you gave to us peter i mean judge contrast kind of important pfizer court judge more importantly just as importantly the judge that heard mike flynn's case why did you try to hide that promise i appreciate your giving up ten to respond i've 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 okay i'm not the person doing the redacting i'm responsible for responding to your concerns as i have i have a team with me sir it's just a fraction of 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 information from you trying to conceal information you're the boss mr rosenstein that's correct and my job is to make sure that we respond to your concerns we have sir now i've appointed mr lau ch who is 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 useless to attack me on the witness be permitted personally generalises 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 minister his time i appreciate your service it's not personal we just want the information why 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 fbi counsel i can't answer that question why couldn't you answer that question dragged appreciate your sincere concerns but i didn't get struck any instructions if there was some problem with the instructions he had i'll be happy to jordan when you find some problem with a production and with questions it doesn't mean that i'm personally trying to conceal something from you running an organization that's trying to follow the rules and we're going to restore what was interesting when 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 asked 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 worked 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 i couldn't answer that question john i appreciate your say personal sometimes it feels that way how do i know sir i mean i you interviewed mr struck i didn't for you doesn't work ross one hundred fifteen thousand people who worked for me sir mr rosenstein did you threaten staffers on the house intelligence committee media reports indicate you did reports are mistaken sometimes this is what they said having the nation's number one law enforcement officer threatened to subpoena your calls and e mails 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'm saying i'm reading what the press said i would suggest that you not relying what the press censor why didn't ask if there's no way to do it as you said it i said what what i just read you i did.

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