Rosenstein on Comey memo: ‘I wrote it. I believe it. I stand by it.’

Fox NewsDeputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein firmly stood by the memo he wrote that outlined James Comey’s offenses – and later was cited by the White House to support President Trump’s decision to fire the FBI director – during briefings with Capitol Hill …Rosenstein briefs House members in second visit to Capitol Hill ..

Deputy Attorney General Knew Comey Was Out Before Writing Critical Memo, Senators Say

NPRDeputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein knew President Trump planned to fire FBI Director Jim Comey before he sat down to write a memo criticizing Comey’s conduct. That’s according to several United States senators who met with Rosenstein Thursday …Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein knew Trump wanted Comey fired before he penned memo ..

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein knew before he wrote his controversial memo that Comey would be fired

Washington PostDeputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein told the full Senate he knew that former Director James B. Comey would be fired before he wrote his controversial memo that the White House initially used as justification for President Trump firing the FBI Rosenstein knew Comey would be fired before writing memo, Dem senators say ..

Rosenstein knew Trump was going to fire Comey before writing his memo about the FBI director

Los Angeles TimesThe No. 2 official at the Justice Department told senators Thursday that he knew President Trump wanted to fire James B. Comey before he wrote a letter criticizing the FBI director. In an unusual closed-door briefing with the full Senate, Deputy Atty. Gen.Rosenstein knew Comey would be fired before writing memo, Dem senators say ..

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein knew Trump wanted Comey fired before he penned memo

USA TODAYWASHINGTON — President Trump informed Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein of his plan to fire FBI Director James Comey before Rosenstein delivered a scathing assessment of the director’s performance that was used as justification for his firing, …Senators told of broadening Russia investigation ..

Sources: Comey wrote in memo that Trump asked to end Flynn investigation

CNN(CNN) Former FBI Director James Comey wrote in a memo that President Donald Trump asked him to end the investigation of national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to sources familiar with the matter. Comey was so appalled by the request that he …Report says Trump asked Comey to end Flynn probe; White House pushes back ..

Deputy Attorney General Knew Trump Wanted Comey Fired Before He Wrote Damning Memo

HuffPostWASHINGTON ― Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein already knew the president was going to fire FBI Director James Comey before he wrote a memo recommending the director’s termination, senators said he told them in a private briefing Thursday.Rosenstein Tells Senate He Knew of Comey Firing Before He Wrote Memo ..

Comey Memo Fallout: Senate Committee Invites Comey to Testify

New York Times… □ The Senate Intelligence Committee invited the former F.B.I. director James B. Comey to testify on reports that President Trump asked him to scuttle the investigation into Michael T. Flynn, the former national security adviser. □ Representative LIVE BLOG: Comey Memo Has Trump White House in Tailspin ..

Rosenstein role in Comey firing raises more questions than answers

Washington PostThe deputy attorney general at the center of former FBI director James B. Comey’s firing made a surprise appearance on Capitol Hill on Thursday, arriving as Senate Democrats were demanding a reckoning over his role in the ouster but leaving more …Trump’s Troubles Go Way Beyond Russia ..