"I think they have Comey," he said. "I believe that Attorney General Barr was saving it for the really good case, the one that comes pretty close to treason. Because what they did after [Trump] was elected — I don't say it was treason, it was as close to treason as you can get. They wanted to take out the lawfully elected president of the United States and they wanted to do it by lying, submitting false affidavits, using phony witnesses. In other words, they wanted to do it by illegal means.
"What is overthrowing the government by illegal means? Treason."
Sorry, Rudy, "overthrow" can not necessarily be with the intent to provide "aid and comfort," nor to "levy war," as the following essay I wrote some six years ago, albeit in another context, makes clear: