President Trump in a series of Wednesday morning tweets, lashed out against the Mueller probe and the Department of Justice – threatening to “use the powers granted to the Presidency and get involved.” A Rigged System – They don't want to turn over Documents to Congress.
-Washington Post Last year Trump said he would be “100%” willing to testify undre oath, while telling ABC News's Jonathan Karl in January “I would love to do that…I'd like to do it as soon as possible,” adding “You know I think things are still in a lane, working toward a resolution of the interview issue.” In an earlier Thursday tweet, Trump quoted former US Attorney Joe diGenova, who recently appeared on SiriusXM's The Michael Smerconish Program where he described Mueller's probe as “an outrageous, sophomoric, juvenile intrusion into the president's unfettered power to fire anyone in the executive branch.” “The questions are an intrusion into the President's Article 2 powers under the Constitution to fire any Executive Branch Employee,” tweeted Trump, citing deGenova.
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Chuck “six ways from Sunday” Schumer (D-NY) cautioned not to “go down this road,” tweeting that “the powers of the Presidency do not give you the right to interfere with or shut down the Russia investigation,” adding “Firing the Deputy AG or Director Mueller would create a constitutional crisis.” Mr President, the powers of the Presidency do not give you the right to interfere with or shut down the Russia investigation.
Firing the Deputy AG or Director Mueller would create a constitutional crisis.