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Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Refuses
to be Interviewed By Joint
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Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance

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Posted By:earlybird, 10/11/2018 9:37:49 AM

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was scheduled to testify tomorrow to a closed-door joint House congressional committee (Judiciary/Oversight) chaired by Bob Goodlatte. (Snip)Exposing the FBI/DOJ dirty deeds is a major priority for a contingent within congress and a multitude of Trump supporters – but for the office of the President, in the immediate future, not-so-much. When you have this much leverage on someone, you don’t want them to quit. You want to use their damaged and tenuous position to your advantage. President Trump is in no hurry to fire Rosenstein (not yet), because the DAG is so weak

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Leverage.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Banjo Willy, 10/11/2018 9:45:59 AM     (No. 11792940)

Naught to worry.
There´s some genius Trump plan at play here.
He didn´t fire Rosenstien (sp) when they recently flew together on Air-force 1 but they talked. Be patient. Trump is in control.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: djcdjc, 10/11/2018 9:46:29 AM     (No. 11792941)

Rite to remain silenced........

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Thos Weatherby, 10/11/2018 9:46:44 AM     (No. 11792942)

Trump won´t fire Rosenstein. Won´t have to.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MattMusson, 10/11/2018 9:52:25 AM     (No. 11792953)

Congress can pass a law saying if you refuse to talk or take the 5th - you immediately lose your Secret Clearances.

Also, if you lie to Congress you lose your Secret Clearances.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bpl40, 10/11/2018 10:07:54 AM     (No. 11792978)

Rosenstein was NOT duped. Special Counsel was appointed under fraudulent pretenses. That is the key that must come out undeniably before the polls.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jar, 10/11/2018 10:24:23 AM     (No. 11793015)

Waiting for Trump-induced October Surprise that will more than seal the deal.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JediJerry, 10/11/2018 10:27:45 AM     (No. 11793024)

I suggest they offer him immunity to spill his guts. Give it up. Good to go.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: nimby, 10/11/2018 10:40:22 AM     (No. 11793044)

Hold his paycheck

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Reply 9 - Posted by: winnie1, 10/11/2018 10:50:45 AM     (No. 11793063)

Shame on Trump. Trump claims he has a very good relationship with Mr Peepers, he said so on Fox And Friends this morning. Now how could that be when this Rosenstein was the one who picked Mueller to go after Trump and allotted all this money to be spent on this investigation. Something don´t smell right

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Doctorfixit, 10/11/2018 10:52:43 AM     (No. 11793070)

Trump has to release the interacted FBI documents. To hell with "allies". We are in Civil War.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Hotrod, 10/11/2018 11:22:44 AM     (No. 11793103)

How many democrats will be impeached from the House and Senate after the elections? Even if the democrats manage to win the House, using voter fraud and other means, I think enough of them will be removed- either impeached or indicted- that their efforts will be nullified. Some RINOs are probably not sleeping too well either!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 10/11/2018 12:25:10 PM     (No. 11793195)

Where is the authority of the United States government when when it´s employees think they can defy the legally-elected representatives of its citizens?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/11/2018 12:31:42 PM     (No. 11793207)

If Rosenstein’s testimony is considered important enough the Congress should subpoena him.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 10/11/2018 12:57:47 PM     (No. 11793237)

Rosenstein is totally in this whole Mueller mess right up to his epaulets. Mueller and Comey both are considered by Rosey´s wife Lisa to be her mentors.

Having said that, this notion he can refuse to talk to a committee of congress needs to be quashed. If you have nothing to hide Rosey, why not talk to them? Afraid the jig´s up??

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Reply 15 - Posted by: privateer, 10/11/2018 2:08:36 PM     (No. 11793313)

If RR works for and answers to PDJT---and not the other way around---Trump should order him to undergo this interview. If RR refuses, fire him for insubordination. And stop his pension. Then investigate him for conspiracy to undermine our president.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: dvc, 10/12/2018 2:08:30 AM     (No. 11793748)

Trump has Rosenstein by the short hairs, no need to run him off when he is under control and can control Mueller.

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