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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A statement from Representative Nancy Pelosi suggesting acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker recuse himself from any involvement in the investigation by special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller quoted. Live discussion continued with CNN's David Axelrod, Gloria Borger, Van Jones, Kirsten Powers, Marc Short & former Trump strategist David Urban about the Sessions firing. [AXELROD, JONES, SHORT, BORGER - offer views on the recusal issue, the question of what President Trump is scared of, the president's need to have a cabinet he can trust, how Whitaker could redact the Mueller report, the questions about the independent statutes, the outcome of the midterm elections with an energized movement, how White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly actually fired Sessions.]
- Cooper, Anderson
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