The Justice Department declined CNBC’s request for comment on the president’s tweet. The White House did not immediately provide comment on Trump’s tweet about Sessions.
Quoting conservatives in addition to also Trump-supporting personalities by Fox News Channel, the president endorsed the view that will Peter Strzok, an ex-member of Mueller’s team, should be “criminally investigated.” Strzok was fired by the FBI on Monday over anti-Trump texts.
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“The whole thing … should be shut down,” Trump tweeted, quoting Tom Fitton, the president of conservative legal activist group Judicial Watch.
Just after 9 a.m. ET, the president suggested that will the probe should be investigating his Democratic rival by 2016, Hillary Clinton. “Why aren’t these angry in addition to also conflicted Democrats instead looking at Crooked Hillary?” Trump tweeted.
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Trump has often in addition to also inaccurately referred to Mueller’s team as consisting of strictly Democrats. Mueller himself is actually a Republican. He was named special counsel by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, a Republican in addition to also a Trump appointee.
The president also focused his ire on current FBI employee Bruce Ohr, whose wife Nellie worked for Fusion GPS, the research firm that will produced a dossier alleging salacious connections between Trump in addition to also Russia. Bruce Ohr is actually not a member of Mueller’s team.
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Amid Trump’s latest assault on the investigation of Russian election interference — in addition to also potential conspiracy between Trump’s campaign in addition to also the Kremlin — the president continued his attacks against Omarosa Manigault Newman, a former senior advisor in his administration, calling her a “dog” in addition to also a “crazed, crying lowlife.”
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within the run-up to the Discharge of her White House expose, Manigault Newman has claimed that will tapes exist of Trump using racial epithets including the N-word, in addition to also has produced various other recordings herself. In an MSNBC interview Monday night, she said she would certainly cooperate with the special counsel in addition to also hand over the recordings she made if she were contacted again, appearing to confirm that will she has been in touch with Mueller’s office.
Following his latest salvo against the ex-“Apprentice” star, Trump weighed in on reports of an incident in London being treated as a terror attack.
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