Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe simply dropped a bombshell revelation in his new e-book: the DOJ talked about recruiting Mike Pence to take away Trump from the presidency.
A potential DOJ-led coup
The Division of Justice reportedly held conferences discussing the potential of having Mike Pence exchange Trump because the president, justifying the de facto coup by invoking the 25th Modification.
The discussions reportedly occurred following James Comey’s unceremonious ousting as director of the FBI. Rod Rosenstein, the present Deputy Legal professional Common, was part of these discussions. It was reported final yr that Rosenstein really advised eradicating Trump through the 25th Amemdment, feedback he later described as not severe. (RELATED: Goodlatte May Subpoena Deputy AG Rosenstein Over 25th Amendment Comments.)
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It seems they could have been extra severe than he let on.
Andrew McCabe’s new e-book
All of that is going to be revealed in a brand new e-book by Andrew McCabe. Extra was revealed throughout a CBS report:
“There have been conferences on the Justice Division at which it was mentioned whether or not the vice chairman and a majority of the Cupboard could possibly be introduced collectively to take away the president of the USA beneath the 25th Modification,” CBS Information’ Scott Pelley mentioned Thursday in a preview of his forthcoming interview with McCabe.
.@ScottPelley on what McCabe informed @60Minutes: “There have been conferences on the Justice Division at which it was mentioned whether or not the vice chairman and a majority of the cupboard could possibly be introduced collectively to take away the president of the USA beneath the 25th Modification.” pic.twitter.com/iVAyrEV4MF
— Norah O’Donnell🇺🇸 (@NorahODonnell) February 14, 2019
Let’s be clear: that is an tried coup by unelected bureaucrats. Plain and easy.
This is able to be reported as a coup try by a rustic’s Federal police if our media heard this identical state of affairs from, say, Venezuela. https://t.co/TKRKkQQjkg
— GayPouncer (@GayPatriot) February 14, 2019
Trump received’t be glad
This information will certainly enrage President Trump, who has all the time suspected that the Justice Division was conspiring in opposition to him and his presidency.
If something, this can give Trump the chance to totally drain the DOJ of anti-Trump officers. It’s extremely uncertain McCabe is making any of this up. In reality, he has each cause to blast Trump after he, too, was fired from his publish and disadvantaged of a lot of his authorities pension. (RELATED: Jeff Sessions Fires Andrew McCabe.)
Grudges die laborious, it might appear.