special counsel
Nov 2018

“I’ve answered them very easily — very easily.”

Direct intervention to pay off women?

Oct 2018

“Let’s see where the investigation takes us.”

Sep 2018

“If it needs to get pushed a few hours or to the next day, maybe it will.”

“… specifically seeking to impede the ability of the president to exercise his constitutional pardon authority.”

Aug 2018
Jul 2018
Jun 2018

“I have no appetite for this.”

Trump: Aren’t you glad I fired Comey now?

Ed Morrissey Jun 15, 2018 8:41 AM

Time for Special Counsel 2.0?


Mysteries abound

May 2018

Trump: Man, I wish I’d picked a different AG!

Ed Morrissey May 30, 2018 2:41 PM

NYT: Trump may have obstructed justice by telling Sessions to reverse recusal.

“The ‘deep state’ is in a deep state of desperation.”

“This case is essentially over.”

Dodge ball.

Mueller to Trump: No written interview … for now

Ed Morrissey May 08, 2018 10:01 AM

“I think he’s getting sensitive to the fact they’ve gone on a little bit too long.”

Also: “I would love to speak” with Mueller’s witch-hunting investigators.

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

“I think the president should not go anywhere near this [Mueller team].”

“Mueller is in Kenny Starr territory now.”

Apr 2018

“I’m the one who decides what we take to the floor.”

Bipartisan ≠ good idea.

Does the media want Trump to fire Mueller?

Allahpundit Apr 10, 2018 10:01 PM


“Attorney-client privilege is not dead…”

Mar 2018

Hey Dems, let’s not impeach Trump, says …

Ed Morrissey Mar 26, 2018 6:01 PM


“The fact that it applies to Trump now rather than applying to Bill Clinton is why people like you have turned against me.”

Dershowitz to Mueller: Stop. Just stop.

Ed Morrissey Mar 21, 2018 7:21 PM

“We need the nonpartisan truth, because we aren’t getting it from the special counsel.”

“I agree with the many others who have called for the appointment of an additional special counsel.”

Take it to the bank.

“The Justice Department cannot credibly investigate itself…”

“… never denied perfectly legal back channel to Assange …”