Rosenstein On Impeachment Threat: The DOJ ‘Is Not Going To Be Extorted’

on October 17, 2017 in Washington, DC.
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference October 17, 2017 at the Justice Department in Washington, DC. Rosenstein held a news conference to announce th... WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference October 17, 2017 at the Justice Department in Washington, DC. Rosenstein held a news conference to announce that federal grand juries in the Southern District of Mississippi and the District of North Dakota have indicted two Chinese nationals and their North American based traffickers and distributors for separate conspiracies to distribute large quantities of fentanyl and fentanyl analogues and other opiate substances in the U.S. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) MORE LESS
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May 1, 2018 3:18 p.m.

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said that the Department of Justice “is not going to be extorted” and that he has no response to documents that “nobody has the courage to put their name on” in response to inquiries about the articles of impeachment the House Freedom Caucus is drafting to possibly bring against him.

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