A grand jury used by Special Counsel Robert Mueller has heard secret testimony from a Russian-American lobbyist who attended a June 2016 meeting with President Donald Trump’s eldest son, The Associated Press has learned. A person familiar with the matter confirmed to the AP that Rinat Akhmetshin had appeared before Mueller’s grand jury in recent weeks. The person spoke on Continue reading Robert Mueller Hauls Russian Lobbyist Before Grand Jury
Federal investigators working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller are keenly focused on President Donald Trump’s role in crafting a response to a published article about a meeting between Russians and his son Donald Jr., three sources familiar with the matter told NBC News. The sources told NBC News that prosecutors want to know what Trump knew about the meeting and Continue reading LEAK: Special Counsel Investigating What Trump Knew About Son’s Meeting with Russian Lawyer
Ouch, that’s gotta hurt. A Democratic senator admitted Tuesday that his constituents don’t care about the ongoing investigation into alleged Russian interference during the 2016 presidential election. Democratic Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy told MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell that after completing a walking tour of his state, he learned his constituents didn’t care about the Russia probe. “I talked to mainly people Continue reading Democrat Senator Discovers Nobody Cares About Russia Investigation
The White House lawyer brought in to deal with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election said he believed the focus of the probe was “narrow” and the aspects related to President Donald Trump should be completed before the end of the year. The lawyer, Ty Cobb, who joined the White House staff on July Continue reading Trump’s Lawyer Predicts Quick End to Mueller Investigation
Robert Mueller is an overt political hack, and is completely out of control. The latest addition to his battalion of lawyers is Greg Andres, a Leftist whose wife is a federal judge appointed by Barack Obama. From Reuters: A former U.S. Justice Department official has become the latest lawyer to join special counsel Robert Mueller’s team investigating Russia’s interference in Continue reading Special Counsel Adds 16th Lawyer to Investigative Team
There has been a lot of criticism of Special Counsel Robert Mueller. It began when we learned that he and former FBI Director James Comey are very close personal friends. Since Comey’s testimony, and obvious hatred for President Trump, are a central part of any investigation, there is legitimate concern about whether Mueller can fairly and objectively weigh the evidence. Continue reading An Investigation Or a Witch Hunt?