'We take confidentiality seriously, so when we have memoranda about our ongoing matters, we have an obligation to keep that confidential, ' Rosenstein said.
That specific memo recounted a conversation with Trump in which the president asked Comey if the FBI could drop its investigation into hia former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Rosenstein said the answer to this question was 'quite clear'.
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In an interview that aired Wednesday night on Fox News, Rosenstein reaffirmed his congressional testimony supporting the decision to terminate Comey, telling Martha MacCallum simply, "I've testified several times about this and yes, I do".
Well just in general, do you think it would ever be - would it ever be proper for a Federal Bureau of Investigation director to make notes of a conversation in that regard and leak them to the press?
"Rod Rosenstein, who is from Baltimore", Trump later added.
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Mueller, a registered Republican, has hired at least seven Democratic donors to work on his legal team as he investigates Russian election interference and possible collusion between the Kremlin and the Trump campaign. Comey was overseeing that investigation, which was being carried out by the FBI. Really bi-partisan support for his integrity.
"Well, that's a conflict of interest", Trump told the Times.
MacCullum then asked if Rosenstein was concerned about some of Mueller's hires being supporters of Democrat Hillary Clinton, the president's political foe.
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The biggest features are inviting friends to play with you in private or public games and chatting them up via voice chat . Like I said, Splatoon 2's basic rigmarole hasn't changed from the first game.
"We judge by results and so my view about that is we'll see if they do the right thing", Rosenstein said.