“[They’ve] done nothing but try to serve this country in the most extraordinary circumstances.”
“He told The Daily Beast he was speaking on behalf of the president, in his capacity as the president’s attorney.”
“Trump wanted to know where the special counsel’s Russia investigation was heading.”
“[M]embers of Mueller’s team have told others they expect to be working through much of 2018, at a minimum.”
Bringer of doom
CNN: White House aides next up for interrogations.
“Maybe [Americans] don’t feel as if our public life reflects our best.”
“The tactics employed by the minority are designed to imperil the new administration and its agenda.”
Let’s get off the stick here
“Oh boy, this is weird.”
“…spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly”
Facts? Don’t bother me with your stupid facts.
That grinding sound you hear is the goalposts moving
“…we do not indict people for being boorish or clueless.”
But lied about assurances of not being under investigation.
Leave the gun, take the cannolis.
Who ya going to believe?
“I hope you can let this go.”
When the answer is always no there’s little point in asking
Alabama GOP to Bentley: Get out.
“The direct communications between the White House and the FBI were unusual because of decade-old restrictions on such contacts.”
“We bend over backwards to work with people. Trump has stepped on everybody.”
Chaffetz: The FBI needs to look again at obstruction and intent.
WSJ editorial: We concur.
The “I’m an idiot” defense.
“She lies, and then she lies about having lied about lying.”