Despite obvious impropriety, Whitaker recusal on Mueller unlikely
David Laufman, former Justice Department official, talks with Rachel Maddow about the obvious impropriety of Matthew Whitaker overseeing the Trump Russia investigation in light of his past criticisms of it, though recusal is unlikely since Donald Trump plainly installed Whitaker as protection from Robert Mueller.
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