Friday, 28 July, 2017

Trump tweets about Clinton after news of obstruction of justice investigation

Special counsel is investigating Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice Special counsel is investigating Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice
Andrew Cummings | 16 June, 2017, 06:35

President Donald Trump is taking to Twitter denounce reports that the Russian Federation investigation is widening to examine whether he tried to obstruct justice. Ironically, the president's focus grew so intense, he may have taken actions that put him under investigation.

President Trump tweeted Thursday, after NBC News confirmed that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is now investigating whether the president attempted to obstruct justice in the FBI's investigation. According to the Washington Post report, the investigation into Trump kicked off days after Comey was sacked on May 9.

During an event in New Hampshire, Trump said his opponent would be under investigation "for years" - something the country would not have time to navigate should it want to improve. The move suggests he is examining whether the president sought their help in trying to get James Comey, the former FBI director, to end an investigation into Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser. He told NBC's Lester Holt Russia was on his mind when he made a decision to fire Comey, who was leading the Russia investigation.

Starr said of Comey: "I have serious problems with the way Director Comey conducted himself" following Comey's one-on-one conversations with President Trump.

What's more, it's not just the Post.

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He dismissed as "phony" the idea that his campaign colluded with any Russian effort to sway the 2016 election . Mueller is also now investigating whether President Trump obstructed the investigation at all.

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He says they must be traumatized from being targets of hate and from the deaths of two other men who also tried to intervene Friday.

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Some Brexit advocates want the U.K.to reject terms offered by the EU and possibly leave the union without an agreement. To stay in power, the Conservatives are seeking support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party .

So you've heard "The Washington Post" reporting that now it seems to - Bob Mueller's investigation seems to have widened.

"Meanwhile, a Twitter account representing Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign trolled Trump for attacking Clinton".

For months, the Russian Federation scandal has focused on events that occurred before Trump and his team took office in January.

Trump criticized reports June 15 that he was now the subject of Mueller's investigation.

Starr infuriated Democrats during the Bill Clinton impeachment investigation, after an inquiry that started out probing the Whitewater land deal ended up pursuing whether Clinton lied under oath about his affair with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.

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