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Trump Now Says He Had Already Decided to Fire Comey Before Rosenstein's Suggestion

President-elect Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up.

The press secretary’s comments, and other White House statements, suggested that President Trump was considering firing James Comey but only made the decision after Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s recommendation. But now Trump is telling NBC News’ Lester Holt that he had made up his mind before hearing from Rosenstein. The timeline keeps changing.

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