A former assistant US attorney that worked with special counsel Robert Mueller on a previous case was shocked by how detailed the investigator was — and explained his process in a Tuesday MSNBC interview.
Glenn Kirschner, a former prosecutor for the Army and the District of Columbia, told MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace that he witnessed Mueller “investigate a case in real time” when he worked under the special counsel on a case involving the shooting of a police officer.
“I had been a prosecutor for almost ten years at that point in time, and I thought, ‘you know what, I know my way around a criminal investigation,'” Kirschner recalled. “And then I looked in Bob Mueller’s investigative boxes, and I was blown away. That’s not hyperbole.”
“The man was investigating somebody who shot a police officer, and he started with the defendant’s birth certificate and he moved forward through the defendant’s life,” he added. “He knew things about the defendant that I bet the defendant had forgotten about himself.”
Given that attention to detail, Kirschner illustrated just how foolish it is to expect that Mueller’s story is soon to be over.
“For us to debate whether we have enough to begin impeachment proceedings, whether we might have enough to bring a criminal charge against the president or his family members, is really, it’s folly and it’s folly that we enjoy,” he said.
“This is still the first inning, with respect to this game, and, you know, it may go into extra innings before we know who wins and who loses,” Kirschner concluded.
Jon Stewart absolutely levels Mitch McConnell on Fox News for his inaction on 9/11 first responders
Appearing on Fox News Sunday, comedian Jon Stewart lashed out at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) for congressional inactivity regarding the plight of the 9/11 responders.
Speaking with host Chris Wallace, the former host of "The Daily Show" singled out the Republican among all the other lawmakers who have failed to step up with renewed support.
“Have you had problems with Senator McConnell?” host Wallace asked.
“Yes,” Stewart replied. “I mean, not me personally, but in terms of getting the 9/11 bills passed, Mitch McConnell has been the white whale of this since 2010.”
Trump buried by ex-US Attorney for claim the Constitution allows him to do what he wants: Even Bill Barr ‘won’t go that far’
Appearing on MSNBC on Sunday afternoon, former U.S. Attorney Joyce Vance slapped aside Donald Trump's claim that Article II of the Constitution "allows me to do whatever I want," as the president put it.
Addressing the president's claim, made during an interview on ABC with host George Stephanopoulos, law professor Vance bluntly pointed out that the president is no constitutional scholar.
After watching a clip of Trump claiming unchecked power as president, Vance was asked what she thought of his claims.
‘White woman problems’: Twitter stomps ‘lifestyle guru’ after she goes berserk over checkout glitch at Target
A self-described "lifestyle guru" and TV host is coming under fire after she raged on Twitter about problems purchasing items at Target.
In a tweet on Saturday, Meaghan Mooney demanded Target "make good" after she was not able to immediately purchase a cart filled with goods.
"I just filled my l cart w/ hundreds of $ of merch I need TODAY, but REGISTERS ARE DOWN GLOBALLY???" Mooney wrote. "And NOW after I begging your staff to put my items on hold, I only have till EOD?? 1 inconvenience after the next. How will you be making good w us consumers?!"
Hey @Target — I just filled my l cart w/ hundreds of $ of merch I need TODAY, but REGISTERS ARE DOWN GLOBALLY??? And NOW after I begging your staff to put my items on hold, I only have till EOD?? 1 inconvenience after the next. How will you be making good w us consumers?! #Target pic.twitter.com/4KQTtdNv0M