“The president cannot obstruct justice because he is the chief law enforcement officer under (the Constitution’s Article II) and has every right to express his view of any case,” [President Trump’s personal lawyer John] Dowd told NBC News Monday.
Damn, that sounds familiar…oh yeah:
Well, someone else shares that view.
Here’s the original:
Nixon’s admission was shocking precisely because it revealed a fundamental misunderstanding of what it means to be an elected leader in a nation of laws. The quote from the current President’s lawyer should scare you for exactly the same reason.