President Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani said Tuesday that he disagrees with the president’s assessment that special counsel Robert Mueller acted “honorably” during his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
“Not that he acted honorably. I would have to disagree with my client,” Giuliani said during an interview on CNN’s “The Situation Room” after host Wolf Blitzer asked if he agreed with Trump.
In disagreeing with Trump, Giuliani said Tuesday evening that he has a “mixed view of it.”
The former New York City mayor said he thinks Mueller “did some very fine things,” but he also criticized the “treatment” of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
“I thought their treatment of Manafort was way over the top,” Giuliani told CNN. “I think that shouldn’t be allowed.”
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