The Wall Street Journal Whitaker now doesnt deny discussing Cohen investigation with Trump says Nadler

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Speaking to reporters after a closed door meeting with Whitaker Rep. Nadler said that Whitaker had been directly involved in conversations about whether to fire U. attorneys though the congressman didnt specify which ones. The House Judiciary Committee believes it has evidence that Trump asked Whitaker whether Manhattan U. attorney Geoffrey Berman could regain control of his offices investigation into Cohen The Wall Street Journal previously reported. The president personally interviewed him for the U. attorney job and last year he recused himself from involvement in the Cohen investigation. Jerrold Nadler did not get into specifics of what Whitaker said when he met with Nadler and the top Republican on the panel Georgia Rep. Former acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is returning to Capitol Hill to clarify his testimony about several matters including his communications with President Donald Trump. Nadler asked Whitaker to return to the committee to clarify his answers

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