McCabe Confirms DOJ Discussed Removing Trump – Report
McCabe Confirms DOJ Discussed Removing Trump – Report CBS News correspondent Scott Pelley told “CBS This Morning” on Thursday that former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe shared details of his investigation into President Donald Trump in a “60 Minutes” interview, and that McCabe confirmed the 25th Amendment was discussed as a means to impeach the president. The former FBI deputy director was fired in March of 2018 after it was discovered that he lied to investigators about a leak in the bureau. In an excerpt of the interview broadcast on CBS Thursday morning, McCabe said he was “troubled” about the possibility Trump had colluded with Russia. -Andrew McCabe McCabe said it was one day after that conversation that he decided to move forward on obstruction of justice and counterintelligence investigations involving the president and possible ties to Russia. On “CBS This Morning,” Pelley revealed more details of what was said in the interview -Scott Pelley McCabe wrote in his book that he urged Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to appoint a special counsel.