Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Submits Resignation Effective May 11


Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein resigned from Justice Department, and it’s effective on May 11.

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has officially submitted his letter to President Donald Trump and said he enjoyed the president’s “humor and courtesy.”

“I am grateful to you for the opportunity to serve; for the courtesy and humor you often display in our personal conversations; and for the goals, you set in your inaugural address: patriotism, unity, safety, education, and prosperity,”

Fox News:

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Monday submitted his resignation to President Trump, effective May 11.

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Attorney General William Barr in a statement said Rosenstein served the Justice Department “with dedication and distinction.”

“His devotion to the Department and its professionals is unparalleled,” the statement read. “Over the course of his distinguished government career, he has navigated many challenging situations with strength, grace, and good humor.”

Rosenstein previously served as deputy assistant attorney general and U.S. attorney.

In February, Fox News reported that Barr picked Jeffrey Rosen, who currently serves as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, to take over for Rosenstein.  More

That’s great, Rod but don’t forget that you signed one of those FISA extensions… and you might be in huge trouble. Or maybe he has an immunity deal to throw Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and Joe Biden under the bus? Lawyer up, buddy because you just might need it.

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