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Washington AG suits up for court battle: ‘I’m not going to wait to uphold constitutional rights’

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Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson is suiting up for a major court battle in opposition to President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations.

In an interview with CNN, Ferguson said that he anticipated the White House would follow the order Judge Robart issued Friday. Ferguson explained that he takes the Constitution seriously and intends to fight to uphold it.

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“I will use every tool I have,” Ferguson told the “AC360” legal panel. “Nothing is more sacred than the rule of law in our country. It applies to everybody in the country, even the president. In some respects, especially the president. And why I became an attorney to that’s why I went to law school uphold the constitutional rights of the people I represent, and yes, you can be sure I’ll use every tool at my disposal to make sure the federal government abides by this ruling.”

Ferguson said that he told his team to “get a good night’s rest” because he anticipates a lot of activity over the weekend. “We’re prepared to work around the clock,” he said.

The legal panel asked the Attorney General political questions but he wouldn’t answer, saying he only seeks to uphold the Constitution of the Untied States.

“Part of the case made by the lawyers for the federal government today but as the judge asked a number of times, ‘hey, are there any limits to that,'” he continued. “The lawyers for the federal government did not want to answer that question directly, but there are limits to any president’s action.”

Watch part of his interview below:

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Trump criticized for trying to discredit John Bolton in Twitter tantrum: ‘You should fire the moron who hired’ him

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President Donald Trump is now trying to discredit his former National Security Advisor, Ambassador John Bolton, who has information on Trump so damning it could be the end of his presidency.

In a Twitter tantrum Trump attacked Bolton Wednesday morning, curiously not by name – presumably after reports said he had waived executive privilege previously by attacking Bolton.

For a guy who couldn’t get approved for the Ambassador to the U.N. years ago, couldn’t get approved for anything since, “begged” me for a non Senate approved job, which I gave him despite many saying “Don’t do it, sir,” takes the job, mistakenly says “Libyan Model” on T.V., and..

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GOP’s Doug Collins reveals Trump’s last line of defense: ‘No matter what happened the president did nothing wrong!’

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Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) on Wednesday admitted that literally nothing President Donald Trump may have done would justify removing him from office.

During an interview on "Fox & Friends," Collins said that Republican senators should reject hearing from witnesses in the president's impeachment trial because nothing those witnesses could say would change the fact that Trump shouldn't be impeached.

"I think at the end of the day, when they look at the total case, they look at how it was presented, and how badly it was done in the House, and how poorly these articles were drafted... witnesses are not going to help this!" he said. "No matter what happened, the president did nothing wrong!"

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Rudy Giuliani eager to testify against John Bolton: ‘If he shows his face I would say — You’re an atomic bomb’

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Rudy Giuliani denied claims by former national security adviser John Bolton, and kept the door open to his own possible impeachment testimony.

The former New York City mayor said he was still President Donald Trump's personal attorney, but explained why he had not been added to his impeachment trial defense team, reported CBS News.

"Well, I am, but I can't participate in what goes on in the Congress, because I'm a possible witness," Giuliani said, adding that he's ready to testify if he got White House approval.

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