Rosenstein says he knew Trump was going to fire Comey as he prepared memo

The Fiscal Times”I informed the senior attorney that the president was going to remove Director Comey, (and) that I was writing a memorandum to the attorney general summarizing my own concerns,” Rosenstein said in the statement, referring to a Justice Department attorney.Wall Street is under pressure for the second straight session on Trump concerns ..

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 ..

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 ..

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 ..