"Let me be clear here", said Jay Sekulow, a member of the president's legal team, on NBC's "Meet The Press". That tweet, Chris, was in response to The Washington Post story that alleged that five unnamed sources, anonymous sources, leaked to The Washington Post that the president was, in fact, under investigation.
After host Chuck Todd inquired why the president didn't embrace Robert Mueller's investigation "if he's innocent", an attorney for the president, Jay Sekulow, began playing defense.
Sekulow, however, said Trump's tweet was in response to a "fake" media report with no "documented sources".
One of Donald Trump's personal attorneys categorically denied that the President is under investigation for obstruction of justice, despite Twitter posts in which Trump apparently acknowledges it.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel following Comey's ouster in early May.
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"I wish it were that simple", Tapper continued, adding that if the president says he's being investigated, people are taking him at face value. "The president is not and has not been under investigation for obstruction".
Trump has directed some of his frustration at Rosenstein and Mueller. Sen.
"I don't believe it's going to happen", said Rubio on CNN's "State of the Union". As far as I can see, the real question isn't factual but rather constitutional.
"With his testimony, Comey's case against President Trump collapsed like a house of cards", Sekulow argued.
Former FBI Director James Comey told the Senate intelligence committee that Trump pressured him on the Russian Federation investigation and asked him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
"With all due respect, the president said "I am being investigated" in a tweet, and people take his word on that", Tapper said. It also sent a letter to Comey asking for any notes or memos.
Schiff says if the panel can't get an answer then he believes a subpoena will be needed.
One of President Trump's lawyers insisted on Sunday that a tweet in which he wrote of "being investigated" did not confirm that he was, in fact, under investigation, as senators of both parties suggested the probe will run for many more months whether Trump is unhappy about it or not.
Trump referred to the "witch hunt" again in a series of tweets Sunday, saying in one missive that "the MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN agenda is doing very well despite the distraction of the Witch Hunt".
"But it's nearly like it's who he has been his whole life", Gingrich added. Angus King of ME, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats.
On Thursday Labour's Emily Thornberry said her party would try to form a minority government in the event of a hung parliament . Scotland's First Minister was also quizzed over her falling personal approval rating, which are the lowest they have been.
In Italia invece le cose vanno molto diversamente secondo Rudiger: " Siamo nel 2017 e certe cose non dovrebbero succedere". Oltre all'Inter , Rudiger ha diversi estimatori all'estero, specie nella Premier League inglese.
Douglas Costa? Se sarà in vendita, valuteremo... " Matuidi e Matic per ora non ci interessano, ma il mercato è dinamico". Cosa pensa del caso Donnarumma? "E' un po' la nostra situazione con Kean , col quale siamo praticamente d'accordo".
It generated $US37 million during the reporting period, an increase from the $US30 million that Trump reported past year . The document shows Trump held officer positions in 565 corporations or other entities before becoming USA president.
He was eventually out when he sliced medium-pacer Hardik Pandya and Jadeja, running back from point, held a well-judged catch. India , whose skipper Virat Kohli heads the tournament batting averages with a stratospheric 253, are a formidable outfit.
We dusted ourselves after the defeat to India at Edgbaston and we came back superbly. "We're now moving forward". Junaid Khan has claimed the wicket of Virat Kohli three times and has conceded two runs against him.
Mattoo is third top militant killed in Valley after killing of Hizb commander Burhan Wani on July 8, last year. Mattoo was believed to be active for the past two years and carried a bounty of Rs10 lakh on his head.
He also criticised Saudi Arabia and the UAE, both members of ICAO's governing council, for shutting down the airline's offices. Turkey's president has criticised moves by Qatar's Gulf neighbours to isolate the emirate as "inhumane".
Putin seems content to sit back and watch as America tears itself apart with partisan witch hunts and hatred of the president. The measure also asserts a role for Congress if the White House opts to ease any sanctions against Moscow.
Vice President Mike Pence also has retained a private attorney for the Russian Federation probes, according to a Pence spokesman. The move was confirmed by a transition official who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss post-election decisions.
Hurt and angry Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid
He's been happy here, he helped us to win three Champions Leagues over the past four years, so I hope he will stay. The ex-Manchester player will be releasing more information about his decide to leave soon, confirming the move.
Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by 1 at US Open
Thomas, who was tied for the lead at the time at 9-under, made a decision to go for the green from a little over 300 yards out. The American Ryder Cup star then bagged a trio of birdies on the 14th, 15th and 16th holes to finish at eight under.
58 presumed dead in London tower blaze
There have been demands for answers as to how the blaze was able to engulf the building, trapping many on the upper floors. The head of state said a saddened country was showing a determination to rebuild lives wrecked by "terrible" tragedy.
WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller
Under the regulation, Special Counsel Mueller may be fired only for good cause, and I'm required to put that cause in writing. Mr Ruddy said the President was weighing whether to dismiss Mr Mueller because of concerns about conflicts of interest.
Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup
The hosts now take on Portugal on Thursday (AEST) after Fernando Santos's men have played Mexico in their Group A opener. The FIFA president will attend the official opening ceremony, which is scheduled to begin at 16:00 local time (1 p.m.
Spieth stabilizes in final round at US Open
Thomas, Koepka and Fleetwood are one stroke behind Harman entering the final 18 holes, while Fowler looms two strokes back. Open didn't seem to faze him, and he delivered a variety of big shots that led to his sensational finish.
Rogo Londra: morti i 2 ragazzi italiani
Ieri c'è stata la visita della regina Elisabetta e William nel luogo della tragedia, a a North Kensington. Sembra che l'incendio sia partito in modo casuale e non innescato da un ordigno.