'Technically, the President of the United States can not obstruct justice, ' Gingrich said on Friday at an event in Washington.
Gingrich speaks regularly with Trump and is promoting a new book on how to "understand" him.
While speaker of the House, Gingrich voted in 1998 to impeach President Bill Clinton on charges of obstruction of justice and perjury.
Friday morning, Trump appeared to suggest a way toward getting rid of special counsel Robert Mueller: by first ousting Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who put Mueller in his position.
'The left right now is engaged in the Salem witchcraft process of, "We know somebody's evil, we know somebody's bad".
While the White House denied that Trump had any intention to fire Mueller, the New York Times reported Tuesday night that the president had begun entertaining the idea of firing Mueller last month.
MLB Draft day 3: There's even more drafting, apparently
At 142nd overall, his slot value calls for a $356,900 payday, which may or may not be enough for him to forgo going to college. Valdosta High pitcher DL Hall was selected by the Baltimore Orioles with 21st pick of the 2017 MLB Draft on Monday evening.
Officials believe Carrie Fisher died from sleep apnea
The actress's mother Debbie Reynolds , who won moviegoers' hearts as a star of " Singin' in the Rain ", died the day after Fisher. He told Associated Press: "I would tell you, from my perspective, that there's certainly no news that Carrie did drugs".
On college campuses, for example, students who support Trump say they have received threats - even death threats, Gingrich said.
"Everybody on the left has been walking around town chanting, 'watch for the Russian connection, watch for the Russian connection, look for the collusion, '" Gingrich said. So now the newest one is, "Ah, but there was obstruction of justice over the collusion"'.
Gingrich, after initially praising Mueller, has become a harsh critic.
Gingrich's tweets marked a coming of full circle in an effort by some of Trump's most prominent allies to delegitimize the Mueller-led investigation.
'His reputation is impeccable for honesty and integrity, ' Gingrich tweeted on May 17.
Gingrich said he has cautioned many in the Trump administration about the seriousness of the current investigations.
Scoring has been surprisingly low all week, but Thomas' nine birdies and an eagle helped him become just the second player in U.S. Already one under for the day after four holes, Thomas found the target with a remarkable putt that broke at a 90-degree angle.
Ms sanders also said says the president was pleased with attorney general Jeff Sessions' evidence to Congress on Tuesday. He says he is confident that Mueller will have "the full independence he needs" to investigate thoroughly.
In this photo provided by Ken Branson/MasterMIND Productions, Capitol Police Officer David Bailey in Cary, N.C., August 6, 2016. Bailey has worked as a Capitol police officer for more than nine years, according to his LinkedIn page. "What unspeakable evil.
However, that doesn't mean the console is without its issues, particularly in relation to online functionality. In other words, Nintendo wasn't going to roll out a lesser version of the product if it didn't have to.
She pressed Sessions on his basis for declining to answer questions about his conversations with Trump . Not a peep of reproach was heard from men on the committee as her colleague and fellow Democrat, Sen .
Matoo was active in Kulgam-Islamabad belt and police officials say he was involved in a number of attacks in the area. He is also suspected to have killed a policeman in Kulgam area of South Kashmir on Thursday afternoon.
When West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin asked Rosenstein if Mueller could be "terminated without cause", Rosenstein said "yes". Comey testified that initial explanations that he was sacked because of poor leadership were "lies, plain and simple".
Adding to uncertainty about the list, Franks was not on the baseball team. "I can't wrap my head around it", Sue Hodgkinson said . James Hodgkinson , 66, had a list containing the names of several Republican representatives when he carried out his rampage.
Avildsen film? After " Joe ", Avildsen directed " Save the Tiger " (1973) starring Jack Lemmon as a burned-out dress manufacturer. Avildsen received his first directing success with Joe (1970), a drama in which Susan Sarandon made her film debut.
Pakistan's openers then compounded England's misery to the delight of their supporters at a sun-drenched Cardiff . First Meet in Champion Trophy - 0 No. of times Pak and Eng played each other in Champions Trophy, before today.
Not much new in Trump's Cuba policy
The US president has been accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, several cabinet members, Florida Gov. But it makes some exceptions, including for air and sea travel, according to U.S. officials.
Hollywood Reacts To Bill Cosby Mistrial
Cindra Ladd, one of the 13 who could not take the stand, issued a statement thanking Constand for "her leadership and courage". McMonagle, in his closing argument, pointed out that Constand telephoned Cosby dozens of times after the alleged assault.
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He's only listening when the spider on his chest lights up, and conversations are never retained or shared. When not fighting bad guys, hang out and strike up some banter with your friendly neighborhood hero.
Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned
She is also trying to contain outrage at home over a London tower block fire which left at least 30 people dead. The Conservatives have reached a "broad agreement" with the DUP, a source told AFP on Thursday.
Scalise remains in critical condition after shooting
John Hunt, the medical director of the Level 1 trauma center at University Medical Center who was interviewed Thursday afternoon. We would not be here today if it was not for the thin blue line that the Capitol Police did", he continued.
Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday
Nigel Farage, UKIP, and the Brexit referendum may one day be counted among the saviours of the European Union. They face massive uncertainty on health benefits, pensions, taxes, employment and education.
'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
Croatia playmaker Modric , who brilliantly set up Ronaldo's second goal, was quick to pay tribute to manager Zinedine Zidane . The Portugal worldwide also recorded his 600th goal from a brace in the trouncing of the Italian team.
Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice
The special counsel can only be fired by Rosenstein , though the president could in in theory direct Rosenstein to fire him. Trump , we know now, repeatedly asked then-FBI Director James Comey whether he, personally, was under investigation.
Polygamous sect leader captured after year on run
Nine of the people arrested alongside Lyle Jeffs have since accepted plea deals, and one person had his charges dismissed. The leader of the fundamentalist Mormon church who escaped authorities almost a year ago is in jail in South Dakota .