“We are in the midst of a continuing cover-up by the president," aided by William Barr, says Bernstein.
"We have a president of the United States who lies .... serially, routinely, compulsively, such as never has happened in our modern history," he said.
The legendary Watergate reporter says the president is boxed in and the people around him know it.
The president's "methodology is to engage and manipulate us on the basis of lying," Bernstein said.
"We are watching a president, whose back is to the wall," trying to grab a "get-out-of-jail pass," the Watergate journalist says.
"Those closest to the president are saying we must save the country from the president,” says the former Watergate journalist.
Watergate legend is calling on Republicans to stand up to the president.
The president took aim at famed journalist Carl Bernstein.
"The cover-up is demonstrable."
"Trump does not want this story told. That's the bottom line."
"We have the unprecedented situation of one of the major political parties ... backing the president in showing and believing that he is above the law.”
"They have an out of control client," says the Watergate journalist.
With Jared Kushner in the hot seat, Ivanka has pleaded for her father's help, the Watergate reporter says.
The "character and capability of this president are called into grave question," notes Watergate journalist.
For once, the White House Correspondents' Association dinner was a relatively sober affair.
"He deserves respect. That doesn't mean he shouldn't be called out on his lies."