A member of President Donald Trump’s outdoors authorized workforce says the president just isn’t beneath investigation, contradicting a current tweet from Trump.
Talking on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, lawyer Jay Sekulow stated the “president is just not underneath investigation by the particular counsel.” He stated Trump’s assertion on Twitter Friday was particularly in response to a narrative in The Washington Submit concerning the increasing probe into Russia’s election meddling.
The president wrote on Twitter: “I’m being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the person who advised me to fireside the FBI Director! Witch Hunt.” The message apparently referred to Rod Rosenstein, the deputy lawyer common whose position main the federal investigation has turn into more and more difficult.
Sekulow stated Trump “isn’t and has not been beneath investigation.”