Trump told reporters at the White House that he had "a very good relationship" with Rosenstein and was eager to speak with him aboard Air Force One on a flight to Florida for the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference.
Trump revealed his intentions regarding the No. 2 official at the Justice Department (DOJ) on October 8, shortly before boarding Air Force One together with Rosenstein en route to Florida.
The Times report, though, fueled speculation over whether Trump would fire Rosenstein, but the president signaled at a press conference on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly last month that his "preference would be to keep him, to let him finish up" the Russian Federation investigation. Trump and Rosenstein were supposed to meet late last month, but the US president cancelled that meeting due to a hearing on the sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, who was recently confirmed to the US Supreme Court.
Rosenstein flew with Trump to a conference of the International Association of Chiefs of Police in Florida.
"The crime spree is a bad blight on that city", he said at a convention of the International Association of Chiefs of Police. It was the most extensive known meeting between the two since the New York Times report. I look forward to being with him.
As the plan was taking shape, Rosenstein went to the White House expecting he would be fired but wound up staying in his job.
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Democrats and some Republican lawmakers have warned Trump for months about firing either Rosenstein or Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Trump has a new friend on the nation's high court who would back the policy if it's challenged. "I know the law enforcement people in Chicago and I know how good they are, they could solve the problem if they were simply allowed to do their job and do their job properly", he said.
When Trump advocated during a 2016 presidential debate for a renewed emphasis on stop and frisk strategies, Hillary Clinton claimed it had been declared unconstitutional.
"No, I don't. No", Trump said when asked.
Kelly was present for today's conversation between Rosenstein and Trump, the White House said, as was Rosenstein's top deputy at the Justice Department, Ed O'Callaghan. The documents reportedly chronicle conversations in which Rosenstein discussed the idea of secretly recording Trump for the goal of invoking the 25th Amendment to remove him from office.
"It all comes down to whether [Rosenstein] was willing to wear a wire or not", Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee told Fox News at the time.