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Just -- -- checkered history happened commentary but you have to understand it.
Hear how it sounds like the administration might be hyped -- so it can be -- one at a time.
I'm an IRS on Friday they gained one version of story that's changed several times.
So can you just say finally does the president believe they're being truthful and does he think that the -- -- there.
-- -- -- I don't how that I don't see how that tracks with your first sentence that sentence about -- there.
We have seen the reports as the president's -- if the reports are true he would consider them.
-- -- acknowledged that some of this promptly how it.
President and -- administration could create and I think you heard the president say this if it turns out to be the case and again there's that a lot of reporting.
Not all of it.
Probably there is somewhat contradictory it was IRS countless out of my outlook.
It is our direct person obviously that could be the entire agency I mean -- it's what he's facing the office.
Broader problem he's concerned.
Very concerned by every report you -- you can believe that he is concerned about and that is why he.
-- looks forward to finding out what the IG report.
And then deciding what next steps need to be taken at the end and who needs to take.
And that's you know instead of rushing to conclusions.
-- you know perpetrating consequences before we even know specifically what happened.
And the whole story would be inappropriate for president to -- and so again he made clear what his view of this.
If there was specific deliberate targeting.
Conservative groups or any groups in appropriately.
He would be outraged and he finds the suggestions of that.
To be outraged but we cannot and we should not.
Yeah yeah that's yeah.
While it how could he possibly say what the consequence.
Will be before we know what the facts are shouldn't we let the facts.
Be revealed by this independent.
Inspector general report before we.
Makes and conclusive judgments about what actually need to be.
Any -- excuse me through understanding you guys can't get involved in the -- investigation.
The White House industry and that -- -- violent and it's a privilege if that happens.
But -- involve multiple months multiple location.
If at all concerned.
About the red.
About the threats and death and it DOJ is using that.
Two weeks in general has become a priority for this president he's prosecuted in his administration.
More people -- and every other president.
Just do what I can tell you is that this president -- strongly.
In the First Amendment is a strong defender of the First Amendment he believes strongly in the need for.
The press to be unfettered in his pursuit -- investigative journalism he also believes.
Strongly as a citizen and as president in the need to ensure the classified information is not least because it can endanger our national security interest -- in danger.
-- American men and women.
Around the world.
But I cannot and he cannot appropriately comment on the specifics.
An ongoing criminal investigation for the reasons that you yourself just race.
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