| Drew Angerer/Getty Images, By BEN SCHRECKINGER and ALICE MIRANDA OLLSTEIN. Rosenstein again denied such discussions occurred.  He was one of the 46 United States Attorneys ordered on March 10, 2017, to resign by Attorney General Jeff Sessions; Trump declined his resignation. They get solved because of extraordinary work by honorable, decent, diligent law enforcement officers," Rosenstein said at the time.  Cartwright pled guilty, but was later pardoned. Mr. Rosenstein also denied making provocative suggestions in the chaotic days after Mr. Comey’s firing to both secretly record his conversations with the president as part of any investigation into whether the dismissal constituted obstruction of justice and to recruit cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Mr. Trump.
Prior to his appointment, he served as a United States Attorney for the District of Maryland.  Rosenstein previously assumed authority over the parallel FBI probe after the recusal of former attorney general Jeff Sessions over misleading remarks he made to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary during his confirmation process.
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In May 2017, he authored a memo that President Trump cited as the basis for his decision to dismiss FBI Director James Comey. But Mr. Rosenstein also said he would not have signed an application in June 2017 to renew a court wiretap order targeting Carter Page, a former Trump campaign adviser, if he had known at the time that it contained factual errors and omissions, as an inspector general found. , In May 2018, Rosenstein reportedly told five U.S. Rod Rosenstein's bio is filled with personal and professional info. Rosenstein was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Robert, who ran a small business, and Gerri Rosenstein, a bookkeeper and local school board president.
Baltimore's elite Gun Trace Task Force, whose mission was to get guns off the streets and violent criminals behind bars; eight of its nine members were alleged in 2017 to have abused their power by shaking city residents down for cash, drugs and jewelry.
The Republican chairman of the Judiciary Committee, Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, has made clear that he intends to try to keep a focus in the coming months on the investigators who sought to understand the scope of Russia’s election interference and ties to Trump campaign associates. “You came into a profoundly politicized world, yet all of this was allowed to go forward under your leadership,” said Senator Ted Cruz, Republican of Texas. ... Rod J Rosenstein's grandfather was Samuel Stoll Rod J Rosenstein's grandmother was Sylvia Stoll Rod J Rosenstein's grandfather was Morris Rosenstein Rod J Rosenstein's grandmother is Jean Rosenstein.