With one of his signature caustic tweets, President Trump on Thursday marked the one-year anniversary of special counsel Robert Mueller’s appointment to lead the Russia investigation.
“Congratulations America, we are now into the second year of the greatest Witch Hunt in American History,” the president wrote. “And there is still No Collusion and No Obstruction. The only Collusion was that done by Democrats who were unable to win an Election despite the spending of far more money!”
“Despite the disgusting, illegal and unwarranted Witch Hunt, we have had the most successful first 17 month Administration in U.S. history — by far!” Trump added in a follow-up tweet. “Sorry to the Fake News Media and ‘Haters,’ but that’s the way it is!”
In a series of interviews, Trump’s lawyer, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, called on Mueller to wrap up the probe.
“Mueller should now bring this to a close,” Giuliani told Fox host Laura Ingraham on Wednesday night. “It’s been a year. He’s gotten 1.4 million documents; he’s interviewed 28 witnesses. And he has nothing, which is why he wants to bring the president into an interview.