In addition to the report outlining how the president attempted to obstruct justice, it shone light on the culture of lying that runs rampant in the White House, frequently led by Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. One reporter asked what basis the White House had for that conclusion, given that the FBI's acting director had publicly said that Comey still had the support among the FBI's agents. She repeatedly made outlandish statements to the press that were not founded on anything and elaborated on her fabulation when questioned, seething with sanctimonious indignation all the while.
Sanders was later asked during the briefing what her response was to the rank-and-file Federal Bureau of Investigation agents who "disagree with your contention that they lost faith in Director Comey".
CNN's political analyst April Ryan reignited her long-running feud with White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders in (French) revolutionary style, calling it time to "start lopping the heads off". She explained to investigators that it was a "slip of the tongue".
Sanders told this Office that her reference to hearing from "countless members of the FBI" was a "slip of the tongue".
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Now, it's important also to be clear that, while Sanders clearly lied to Mueller, and while lying to Mueller is a crime, it doesn't follow that she should have been indicted, as some of her most vigorous critics might claim.
Though the president may have no problem with Sanders' alternative facts, it's worth remembering her salary is paid by the American people - who should be able to trust what comes out of the presidential spokesperson's mouth. She out and out lied, " she declared as emotion welled up in her voice. "The President has been completely exonerated; no collusion, no obstruction", said Sanders. "It's "Fire me Thursday" or 'Fire me, Good Friday.' She needs to go". Therefore, she should be let go.
"She should be fired, end of story", Ryan said in a Thursday CNN interview on Erin Burnett OutFront.
This isn't about the two of them, even as symbolic representations of the press and the executive branch of government, which is cosmic enough. It was merely prelude to what's happening in the White House today.