What Rod Rosenstein Knew
In May 2017, then Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein agreed to assist President Trump in an effort to fire James Comey as FBI director despite Rosenstein’s knowing beforehand that the president had devised a false cover story to conceal the fact that he was firing Comey for his oversight of the FBI’s Russia investigation.
May 23, 2019
Mueller Prosecutors: Trump Did Obstruct Justice
Prosecutors working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller concluded last year that they had sufficient evidence to seek criminal charges against President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice over the president’s alleged pressuring of FBI Director Comey in February 2017 to shut down an FBI investigation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.
April 26, 2019
Mueller’s ‘Smoking Gun’ on Obstruction of Justice
For more than nine months, despite my own reporting for the Daily that contradicted its story, the Trump legal team’s version—that Trump did not understand Flynn was under investigation when he leaned on Comey—largely prevailed. Until the Mueller report finally laid to rest this fiction.
April 19, 2019
The Flynn Tapes: A New Tell
Based on Eisenberg’s review of the raw intelligence, McGahn informed Trump what the Flynn intercepts revealed. These new disclosures, building on my July 31 reporting for the Daily, constitute the strongest evidence to date that the president may have obstructed justice.
August 29, 2018