Trump Publicly Workshopping Various Excuses For Firing Comey

151 157
17 дней – 603 0668:54
Ron DeSantis Has MELTDOWN During Debate
6 дней – 107 3847:15
Woman Scams MAGA Bros For $150,000
Опубликовано 12 мая 2017, 0:46
It’s not going so well. All of Trump’s excuses for firing Comey immediately fall apart. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

"This much is clear: President Trump’s stated rationale for firing James Comey makes no sense.

The president justified the FBI director’s abrupt dismissal on Tuesday with a memo from Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, in which Rosenstein systematically laid out an indictment of how Comey handled the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a personal email address and private email server while she was secretary of state. Rosenstein charged that Comey had “usurp[ed]” the attorney general’s authority by publicly recommending making no charges, overstepped his bounds by criticizing Clinton during a press conference, and then alerting Congress about newly found emails on the eve of the election.

These may be good reasons to question Comey’s leadership and even to remove him, but it is all but impossible to believe that Trump believes them, because Trump has criticized Comey for dealing with Clinton too lightly all along…”*

Read more here:

Hosts: Cenk Uygur

Cast: Cenk Uygur


The Largest Online News Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm ET.

Subscribe to The Young Turks on YouTube:

Like The Young Turks on Facebook:
Follow The Young Turks on Twitter:

Buy TYT Merch:

Download audio and video of the full two hour show on-demand + the members-only post game show by becoming a member at Your membership supports the day to day operations and is vital for our continued success and growth.

Young Turk (n), 1. Young progressive or insurgent member of an institution, movement, or political party. 2. A young person who rebels against authority or societal expectations.(American Heritage Dictionary)