Did the “highest levels” of the Department of Justice attempt to foment a coup d’etat in May 2017? Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe told Scott Pelley that he quarterbacked a meeting to discuss removing Donald Trump from office after the president fired James Comey. In the interview, which will air on 60 Minutes this Sunday, McCabe says that the participants in the meeting included Rod Rosenstein and other less-senior officers in the Department of Justice and got to the point of “counting noses” to see whether invoking the 25th Amendment would succeed:
Go here to read the rest. Think about this. Some members of the Federal bureaucracy were willing to risk a possible civil war in order to topple a democratically elected President they didn’t like. This is Seven Days in May stuff, and it is pure poison for a democracy.