Washington Post Staff
September 7 at 12:37 PM
The op-ed, published online Wednesday, was written by a senior official in the Trump administration, according to the Times. It depicts a “two-track presidency” in which President Trump acts according to his own whims while many of his top aides, in the author’s words, work to thwart his “more misguided impulses until he is out of office.”
Trump said the investigation was needed for national security reasons. It is unclear what law he believes was broken.
This is a developing story. It will be updated.