The firing came from a yet-to-be released report by the Inspector General of the FBI showed that McCabe lied to the FBI and leaked information to the press. "We can't in Congress accept that", said Flake.
This weekend, traders continued to focus on Washington and Trump's embattled presidency. "But the tweets confirm that he has corrupted the entire process that led to Mr. McCabe's termination and has rendered it illegitimate", he added.
He recounted, "A month ago I asked Chairman (Charles) Grassley (R-Iowa) to hold a hearing on the escalating politicized attacks on the Justice Department and the FBI".
Trump's major agenda push this week will highlight his plan to tackle the opioid crisis. Mueller is a Republican. But suspicions he was cast out for political reasons have been stoked by Trump's incessant public campaign for his ouster.
That should have been the headline.
Despite his low popularity among the general electorate, Trump's standing remains relatively strong among likely Republican primary voters here.
But some former campaign advisers have urged Mr Trump to be combative, warning him that that the investigation poses an existential threat to his presidency. There is a direct line from McCabe to Peter Strzok and Lisa Page and Bruce Ohr-all of whom were anti-Trump partisans and engaged in behavior that raises legitimate questions about their trustworthiness. Initially Mr Dowd said he was speaking for the president but later clarified he was "speaking for myself".
THE FACTS: He's incorrect to say "no crime" was found. "Because we're a rule of law nation", he said. Democrats on the other hand responded sharply, criticizing the justice department of being politicized. "They don't fall in love with anyone".
MSNBC debuted a spanking new segment with Axios on Monday, set to air just before Morning Joe daily, based on Allen's "1 Big Thing" - the scoop that leads his flagship newsletter Axios AM.
CNN wasted no time attacking Trump and his administration. Such moves further raise the entry barrier for potential challengers.
But the Mueller probe is more than prosecutorial overreach. Any dismissal would have to be carried out by Rod Rosenstein, the Trump-appointed deputy attorney general who has publicly expressed support for Mueller.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said through a spokeswoman that "Mr. Mueller and his team should be able to do their job".
Similarly, the Democratic primary challenge by then-Sen.
The President was also a registered Democrat from 2001 until 2009.
Sanders and Biden have stopped by the state during the past year.
Trump sent this out just as the Russia story hit a profound-and pro-Trump-moment. Lou D'Allesandro, a longtime Democratic power broker in New Hampshire.
Others also have an interest. "I have work to do".
Allies condemn nerve agent attack — Russia spy
Relations between the old Cold War foes are already poor and short of military action the alliance has little leverage. May's office said in a statement that she discussed the investigation with France's Macron on Thursday morning.
PSG to probe noise, firecrackers at Real Madrid hotel - source
One thing that is unlikely to happen is Neymar leaving, despite ongoing speculation that the Brazilian has not settled in France. Overlooked for Real's two biggest games of the season so far, the indication is Zidane does not trust Bale when it matters most.
Stephen Hawking beat the odds with ALS, and then some
'His contributions to science will be used as long as there are scientists, and there are many more scientists because of him. The viral sensation vastly improved awareness of the condition and caused a huge uptick in donations to the ALS Association .
The important advice Stephen Hawking gave to his children
Hawking describes these wormholes as very small and hidden throughout space and time in all the crannies and crevices. By the mid-1980s, it had been replaced by another candidate for the Theory of Everything , called string theory.
Stephen Hawking, Renowned Scientist, Dies at 76
And yet he still cared about the public, and making sure they "got" it, how amazing and truly understandable such work could be. The British actor played the mathematical genius across decades of physical degeneration - all under Hawking's watchful gaze.