Mueller is also looking into claims that Trump tried to obstruct justice in the Russian Federation investigation, including his decision a year ago to fire then-FBI Director James Comey. The special counsel emphasized, as he did in conversations in March with Trump's team, that an interview is essential for investigators to understand Trump's intent in making key decisions as they seek to wrap up the portion of the probe focused on potential obstruction of justice. Trump criticized federal agents for exercising search warrants on his lawyer Michael Cohen and former campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
Manhattan federal prosecutors have already seized on President Trump's comments on "Fox & Friends" Thursday morning to discredit statements made by his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, who's under criminal investigation - and to note that most of the documents seized are likely not protected by attorney-client privilege.
"I'm very disappointed in my Justice Department", he said. However, he added, "I may change my mind at some point".
"He represents me, like with this insane Stormy Daniels deal", Trump said during the call. These are false and they're trying to destroy a man.
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Trump said if he held a rally in Washington D.C. the city would be flooded with millions of supporters.
Cohen's under federal criminal investigation in NY for unspecified business dealings. They spoke and he also spoke with his counterparts in North Korea.
It's Mueller's job to stick to the facts (though the president happens to be a proven liar and Comey appears to be in love with his own integrity), but by asking the question Giuliani is laying the groundwork to accuse him of bias. "It'll be a guy who has forgotten how to tell the truth", Giuliani said. "He didn't write those memos accurately", Mr. Trump said. However, in Macron's address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, he outlined additions to the deal to placate Trump, but stood by the agreement and said the United States should, too.
The previous sets of texts show Strzok and Page mocking politicians on both sides of the aisle, but their unvarnished disdain for Trump has been repeatedly cited as evidence that the Mueller team is out to get the President. "Maybe I didn't get her so much".
Tensions between the president and the special counsel have been fraught lately.
A riled-up Donald Trump let loose on everything from the Russian Federation probe, to "crimes" by his opponents, to his legal tangles with a porn star Thursday, in a free-wheeling interview live on TV.