"I’m told that she had some very interesting things to tell the committee...and so the White House and the chairman needed to shut her down"
Top Obama officials told the new administration that Flynn "was potentially vulnerable to Russian blackmail."
James Madison said representatives should be able to "withstand the temporary delusion" to "give time and opportunity for more cool and sedate reflection."
"That is frightening, chilling language...Take that to Venezuela, OK? We don’t really want to use that sort of language here."
Not only is this unusual, but it raises serious questions about how fair and independent the Department of Justice will be under the Trump administration.
"The Department of Justice will not present arguments in defense of the executive order, unless and until I become convinced that it is appropriate to do so."