Ryan: I’ve ‘Received Assurances’ Mueller Won’t Be Fired

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., during a news conference in the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Dec. 19, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.

Speaker Paul Ryan said he has received “assurances” that Robert Mueller won’t be fired, as questions swirl around whether President Trump will pull the plug on the special counsel.

“I received assurances that his firing is not even under consideration,” Ryan told reporters during his weekly news conference on Tuesday. “We have a system based upon the rule of law in this country, we have a justice system, and no one is above that justice system.”


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