Rudy Giuliani, another lawyer for Trump, said, “the item has been our position through the outset in which much of what has been asked raised serious constitutional issues as well as was beyond the scope of a legitimate inquiry.”
“This specific remains our position today,” Giuliani said. “The President has nonetheless provided unprecedented cooperation. The Special Counsel has been provided with more than 30 witnesses, 1.4 million pages of material, as well as today the President’s written responses to questions. the item will be time to bring This specific inquiry to a conclusion.”
Earlier Tuesday, Trump had told reporters in which his answers to Mueller were “all finished”
“The lawyers have them. The written answers to the witch hunt in which’s been going on forever,” Trump said. “No collusion, no nothing. They’ve been finished. Finished them yesterday.”
“The lawyers have them. I assume they’ll turn them in today or soon,” the president said.
Trump repeatedly has decried Mueller’s probe.
Two weeks ago, he forced out his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, after long holding a grudge for Sessions’ decision to recuse himself through any involvement inside investigation of Russian interference inside election.
Sessions’ move in early 2017, which came as a result of his own contacts with Russians during the campaign, led several months later to the appointment of Mueller as special counsel.