President Trump said Monday said “many people” have suggested he fire Robert Mueller, renewing speculation over the fate of the special counsel’s probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
During a meeting with military officials, Trump was asked about Mueller, who issued a referral that helped lead to a Monday FBI raid on Michael Cohen, Trump’s personal attorney.
“We’ll see what happens. Many people have said, ‘you should fire him.’ Again, they found nothing and in finding nothing that’s a big statement,” Trump said, claiming Mueller’s team is biased and has “the biggest conflicts of interest I have ever seen.”
“I think it’s a disgrace, what’s going on,” Trump added.
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