The meeting was meant to make sure that investigations into the Russian meddling in the US presidential race don't conflict, lawmakers said in a statement after the meeting.
Sekulow defending Trump was nothing new.
Some of Sekulow's exchanges with Wallace were tense and confusing, leading Wallace to say, "Oh boy, this is weird". The New York Times also reported that Mueller was seeking interviews with Coats, Rodgers and Ledgett, although the report only described these interviews as an "indication" that Mueller was investigating if Trump obstructed justice.
In a story published Thursday, five individuals familiar with the matter told the Post that Mueller's investigation had expanded to include an inquiry into Trump for possible obstruction of justice - a move that came days after Trump abruptly fired Comey on May 9.
Whether or not Mueller finds these reports to be valid will be hugely relevant to any finding of obstruction.
Liberal law professor Jonathan Turley said the testimony in the hearing "actually helped Trump and his legal case", adding that even if we accept his version of events he "did not describe a crime or an impeachable offense".
Other presidents have managed to compartmentalize investigations and go about the business of governing, but Trump seems consumed by the Mueller probe. "He's being investigated for taking the action that the attorney general and deputy attorney general recommended him to take, by the agency who recommended the terminations".
Asked on NBC whether Trump's social-media commentary may be created to intimidate Rosenstein or Mueller, Sen. Portions of that conversation were leaked to The Washington Post, and that generated interest in the relationship, if any, of the Trump campaign and transition team to the Russian government.
In a statement, Jamie Gorelick said she told Kushner to get "independent advice of a lawyer" on whether to "continue with us" after Robert Mueller was tapped to lead an FBI investigation into possible ties between Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation.
"The man" the President was referring to is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosentein, who authored a scathing critique of the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director's handling of the Clinton email case. Of course, as the professor points out, Rosenstein's recusal is not terribly pressing, since the appointment of a special counsel removed him from the investigation anyway. "That's the constitutional threshold question here". Fox News anchor Chris Wallace seized on a mistake made by Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow, and dunked on him using his own words.
"No Chris, I said that the inve-any...let me be crystal clear so you completely understand".
Ford and Ram , which tied for fourth in brand rankings, are among the most improved performers from a year ago , along with Mini . Power also bestows plant-quality awards as part of IQS, based exclusively on defects and malfunctions, not design-related issues.
We'll try to figure them out. "That guy's a really good pitcher". "When he gets in a groove, he's got good stuff". But now the Aggies are in the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska , for the sixth time in program history.
The firm owned 22,393 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock after buying an additional 67 shares during the period. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link .
Nonetheless, the Android tablet will be available with a 32GB of internal storage , expandable through microSD card up to 256GB. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 processor , coupled with a 4GB of RAM , BGR reported.
There has been strong criticism for the remarkably low pass percentage of 35 percent in the class 12 board examination results. The board could give out the date when the results will be declared, if it does not announce the results today.
The British and Irish Lions have won their second game on the trot with a 34-6 win over the Chiefs in Hamilton this evening. Asked how he would feel if O'Mahony led the Lions against the All Blacks , Farrell replied: "I'd be more than comfortable".
Earlier, the Iranian security border forces had fired several unprovoked mortar shelling into Pakistan territory on Sunday. This was the second Iranian drone to be shot down as in the past, the United States had downed an Iranian drone in Syria.
Today Maria Wright and her husband, Fred, are trying to convince lawmakers that they must do more to keep the country safe. Ninety percent of those killed were of the Latinx community, and 53 additional people were injured in the shooting.
Richard Webber, The public policy to consider records open is outweighed by the adverse impact to Plaintiffs. Louis-Dispatch reports that the amount was likely less than Ferguson's $3 million insurance limit.
Cade and Bumblebee rescue a girl named Izabella ( Isabela Moner ), who is a robot mechanic on her own since her parents died. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Trump and his wife Melania visited Scalise in the hospital Wednesday evening, bringing the injured congressman flowers. Mr Scalise was shot as he fielded at second base during practice for an annual Republicans-Democrats baseball game .
Nabra Hassanen Memorial on Fire
The young girl's death doesn't have to be in vain, as others show their support by advocating for true justice for her murder. Bryan Holland said, "There was no indication of any racial slurs or any type of back and forth other than a verbal argument".
Family urges calm after Milwaukee ex-cop's acquittal
The Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot 23-year-old Sylville Smith last summer has been acquitted of criminal charges . An official from Milwaukee County's medical examiner's office said that the second shot traveled through Mr.
In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting
Authorities released the footage on Tuesday, just days after a Minnesota jury acquitted Mr Yanez on all charges in the shooting. Her 4-year-old daughter was sitting in the back seat of the vehicle when Office Jeronimo Yarez opened fire on Castile.
Amit Shah to meet 'opposing' ally Uddhav Thackeray
Only last week, the Sena claimed that it could take an independent line on presidential elections, creating a flutter in the BJP. In the past two presidential polls, Sena broke ranks with NDA and backed Congress' Pranab Mukherjee and Pratibha Patil.
Spotify Is Now Testing Sponsored Songs
Spotify will launch a trial that allows record labels to pay to place songs on users' personal playlists, the BBC reports . If Sponsored Songs catch on and get implemented as a standard feature, they could be a serious boon to labels and artists.
House votes to roll back post-2008 financial rules
Financial stocks soared after the vote, which some say could push Republicans in the Senate to pursue more aggressive reform. The bill passed today repeals "too big to fail, ' and makes taxpayer bailouts of Wall Street a thing of the past".
Hot weather is getting deadlier due to climate change
Professor Mora wrote immediate action on greenhouse emissions must be taken to prevent the earth's killer heat becoming a reality. Cities with deadly heat waves range from New York City and Los Angeles to London and Toronto, and as far as Tokyo and Beijing.
Costa: I am not in Conte's plans
I have to wait for the club's decision. "It would be nice to Atletico, but there is a lot to think about". The fight for the place has to be fair to stay and fight, but the fight is not fair and I have to leave.