“President Trump believes he has the authority to remove special counsel Robert Mueller”, reports Sarah Westwood for the Washington Examiner.

He does and he should, because the time has to come for president to go to war. Not in some distant and godforsaken desert, but in his own backyard against renegade Praetorians.

The FBI on Monday raided the office of Trump’s lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, “seizing records related to several topics including payments to a pornographic-film actress,” Matt Apuzzo reports in the New York Times. The story continues:

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan obtained the search warrant after receiving a referral from the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, according to Mr. Cohen’s lawyer, who called the search “completely inappropriate and unnecessary.”

What began as an investigation into nonexistent collusion between Trump’s 2016 presidential election campaign and the Kremlin quickly devolved into a witch hunt and become overt character assassination of the president of the United States. It’s calumny, pure and simple.

Enough is enough. The carte blanche Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein provided Robert Mueller to go beyond investigating collusion between Russia and Trump’s campaign, extending to “any matters that arose or may arise directly from the investigation,” is a license to kill.

Read the full article in American Greatness.