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February 19, 2019

CAFE Insider Clip 02/19: Andy McCabe’s National Emergency

In this clip from the CAFE Insider podcast, Preet and his co-host Anne Milgram discuss the revelations in former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s interview on “60 Minutes.”

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References and supplemental materials:

  • Preet’s tweet about pleaded v. pled; and see Mueller’s sentencing submission for Manafort, where prosecutors write “pled,” NOT pleaded.
  • Andrew McCabe’s 60 Minutes interview, plus the transcript from 2/17/19
  • DOJ response to McCabe’s 60 Minutes interview
  • Andrew McCabe’s bookThe Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump
  • An article in the NYT reporting Comey’s firing in 2017
  • An article in the NYT first reporting that Rod Rosenstein considered secretly recording Trump
  • report from NPR on Rosenstein denial that he discussed recording Trump
  • Rosenstein’s appointment of Bob Mueller as Special Counsel
  • Rosenstein’s 2017 memo that Trump used to justify firing Comey
  • An article from the NYT on Rosenstein’s reaction to being “used” by the White House to justify Comey’s firing
  • Trump’s 2017 interview with Lester Holt
  • An article from the NYT on Manafort’s departure from the Trump campaign
  • Michael Horowitz’s inspector general report.