Trump Says He's Giving Mueller Questions a Personal Touch

Trump Says He's Giving Mueller Questions a Personal Touch

"It led me to believe the walls are closing in and they've been notified by counsel of some actions about to happen", a senior Republican official told Politico.

President Trump recently confirmed he has finished answering written questions for special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

Mueller had signaled a willingness to accept written answers on matters of collusion.

Trump's lawyers counseled him strongly not to agree to sit down with Mueller and investigators in person, although the president has never publicly ruled out that he might do so.

The Trump administration is growing increasingly anxious and bracing for a slew of indictments as a result of the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, according to a new Politico report.

Trump's latest Cabinet reshuffles and Twitter rants also appear to reflect a growing concern about the investigation.

What did the president say?

Democrats and a number of Republicans have raised concerns about Whitaker's appointment, with a bipartisan group of US senators renewing a push for legislation to protect the special counsel.

This admission that he has answered questions from Mueller comes only a day after he tweeted a series of attacks against the Mueller investigatoin, calling it "a total mess" and "absolutely nuts".

Trump had huddled with lawyers at the White House this week but made clear: "my lawyers don't write answers, I write answers".

"You can see it in Trump's body language all week long". They are a disgrace to our Nation and don' how many lives the (sic) ruin.

Trump also was asked Friday about his recent tweets, which seemed to betray a sense of frustration, where he called the Mueller probe "illegal" and said, without evidence, that Mueller's team was shouting at defendants. It was reminiscent of his admission to NBC's Lester Holt a year ago that he ousted James Comey as FBI director to kill the investigation.

That Trump's admission about Whitaker to The Daily Caller and his tweetstorm came after this series of developments on the Russian Federation front could indicate that the president is growing increasingly anxious about what Mueller has.

Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani backs Donald Trump at a rally on October 10, 2016 in Ambridge, Pennsylvania.

Jeffrey Cramer, a longtime former federal prosecutor who spent 12 years at the DOJ, echoed that assessment.



Related Posts

3 Secrets of Innovation Development by Max Polyakov
Also, the investor should never forget that even the biggest amount of invested resources doesn’t guarantee a success. One of the recent examples is the mass closing of brick-and-mortar shops in the USA because of Amazon’s popularity.

Flybe puts itself up for sale amid tough conditions
Shares in Flybe, which have dropped more than 60 per cent over the past year, rose 11 per cent... Revenue also slipped by 2.4 per cent to £409.2m for the period.

Premier League summer transfer window to close a day before new campaign
Wolves now play in the Premier League , and should they avoid relegation - will play with VAR in use next season. A meeting of Premier League clubs on Thursday, finally giving the go ahead for it to be introduced next season.

David Hockney painting sells for $90M, breaking art record
Avoid fake news! Subscribe to the Standard SMS service and receive factual, verified breaking news as it happens. The final hammer valued it at $80 million but buyer's premium pushed its price up to a record $90.3 million.

Top Resources for NAHQ CPHQ Exam
This is why it is highly crucial that you go through the exam content outline or exam objectives before you start your study. You don’t need to buy these guides; having one of them is enough to give you all you need to prepare for your test.

Barcelona News: Lionel Messi Conveyed through PSG Star Neymar that Real Madrid is a Bombshell
Although they have lost the trophy to Barcelona in 2015 still they have bounced back to win the game in 2016 and 2017. Also, Youri Djorkaeff claims that PSG would definitely scoop the trophy if they could put Madrid to the sword.

Netflix is testing a new mobile-only subscription model in Malaysia
Netflix seems to be exploring mobile-only subscription with new low-priced packages for Asia and other emerging markets. The experimentation with pricing is just the latest in a series of moves aimed at winning over that crucial market.

‘Thank you, next’ tweet brings Mark Hamill and Ariana Grande together
12, Billboard announced Ariana Grande's " Thank U, Next " debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 . The song made more than just personal history for Grande, though.

Wayne Rooney to captain England, wear No. 10 shirt against USMNT
Jesse Lingard , Trent Alexander-Arnold and Callum Wilson netted for England on another good night for Southgate. Brad Guzan revealed he was determined to stop Wayne Rooney from scoring in his final match for England .

‘US won't back down!’ Pence THREATENS China with all-out cold WAR
The tariff rate on US$200 billion worth of Chinese goods is set to increase to 25 per cent from 10 per cent on January 1. A US Treasury team discussed trade with their Chinese counterparts on Tuesday, a Treasury spokesman said on Wednesday.

© 2015 ExpressNewsline. All Rights reserved.