Fmr Top FBI Official Doubles Down: Rosenstein “Seriously” Discussed Secretly Recording Trump

On Thursday, Republican lawmakers heard testimony for a second time from former FBI General Counsel James Baker in a closed-door session. The interview focused mainly on allegations that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was “serious” about secretly recording President Donald Trump and that he consulted with several other administration officials about invoking the 25th Amendment,…

IG Report Concludes Senior FBI Official Lied to Investigators, Doesn’t Recommend Prosecuting

Republican lawmakers are calling “hypocrisy” on the failure of the Department of Justice to charge a former senior FBI official for violating bureau policy by accepting gifts from a reporter and lying about the incident to investigators when questioned, according to an Inspector General report released Tuesday. The DOJ’s Inspector General’s investigative summary titled “Findings…