• Dick Durbin: Trump could cause constitutional crisis
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    Dick Durbin: Trump could cause constitutional crisis

    Senator Durbin thanks for joining us President Trump says the newness memo totally vindicates Trump in the probe does it no of course it does not and the fact that the Republicans in the House refused to allow a Minority Report the Democratic response to their memo is an indication that this they’re just bound and determined to continue to find ways to absolve this president from any responsibility I agree completely with John McCain it was John McCain who said trying to undermine the FBI and the Department of Justice is really not in the best interests of America and frankly it’s doing Putin’s work we ought to be…

  • Pelosi says U.S. in ‘constitutional crisis’
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    Pelosi says U.S. in ‘constitutional crisis’

    -Can you update us on when you will schedule the contempt vote on AG Barr? And, also, do you agree with Chairman Nadler that the country is currently in a constitutional crisis? -Yes, I do agree with Chairman Nadler, because the Administration has decided that they are not going to honor their oath of office. Now he’s staked out — because he has seen so much in the committee, the committee work. I’m very proud of the Judiciary Committee and the work that they have done. In terms of timing, when we’re ready, we’ll come to the floor. And we’ll just see, because there might be some other contempt-of-Congress issues…

  • Spicer on the proposed legislation that would protect Mueller
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    Spicer on the proposed legislation that would protect Mueller

    >>Melissa: VERY SMART, THEY GO.>>Sean: “THAT MATCHES THAT.”>>Melissa: ONTO BUSINESS, DEMOCRAT CHRIS COONS, CORY BOOKER, AND RETIRING REPUBLICAN JEFF FLAKE. THEY WANT TO USE THE PROCEDURAL MANEUVER TO FORCE A VOTE ON THE BILL TO SHIELD FROM INTERFERENCE. IT HAS FAILED ONCE BEFORE AND IT MAY FEEL AGAIN. HE SENATE MAJORITY LEADER MITCH McCONNELL SAYS HE WILL BLOCK IT. BUT CHRIS COONS BELIEVES HE HAS AN ADVANTAGE.>>WHAT I THINK THE REPUBLICAN MAJORITY LEADER OUGHT TO DO IS SIMPLY ALLOW US TO HAVE A VOTE AND MOVE FORWARD. SENATOR FLAKE, I WILL REMIND YOU, HAS STEADFASTLY REFUSED TO VOTE FOR ANY PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE FOR JUDICIAL POST, EITHER IN THE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE…

  • President Trump: Mueller probe ‘not even constitutional’
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    President Trump: Mueller probe ‘not even constitutional’

    ROUNDS SAYING THE PRESIDENT COULD PARDON HIMSELF BUT HE WOULDN’T. ED HENRY LIVE AT THE WHITE HOUSE WITH THE STORY. HI, ED.>>IT’S GREAT TO SEE YOU. PRESIDENT TRUMP RAISING THE STAKES TONIGHT BECLAIRING THE PERSON COUNSEL PROBE IN HIS WORDS — BY DECLARING THAT THE SPECIAL COUNSEL’S PROBE IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL AND HE WOULD PARDON HIMSELF IF HE WANTS THERE. MAY BE CLASHES AHEAD WITH MUELLER AND THE CONGRESS AND THE SUPREME COURT AS WELL. THE PRESIDENT MADE CLEAR HE DOES NOT EXPECT TO PARDON HIMSELF BECAUSE HE SAYS HE HAS DONE NOTHING WRONG. CLOSELY MATCHING THE MESSAGE OF THE WEEKEND OF THE LEAD ATTORNEY RUDY GIULIANI WHO RAISED THE SPECTER…