• Mueller defends Russia probe, says Stone remains a felon

    24 days ago - By Wood TV

    WASHINGTON - Former special counsel Robert Mueller sharply defended his investigation into ties between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, writing in a newspaper opinion piece Saturday that the probe was of “paramount importance” and asserting that a Trump ally, Roger Stone, “remains a convicted felon, and rightly so” despite the president's decision to commute his prison sentence.
    The op-ed in The Washington Post marked Mueller's first public statement on his investigation since his congressional appearance last July. It represented his firmest defense of the two-year...
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  • Robert Mueller Breaks Silence to Fire Back at Critics in Rare Op-Ed: Roger Stone ‘Remains a Convicted Felon, and Rightly So'

    Robert Mueller Breaks Silence to Fire Back at Critics in Rare Op-Ed: Roger Stone ‘Remains a Convicted Felon, and Rightly So'

    24 days ago - By Mediaite

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    Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller has made few public statements regarding his investigation into Russian efforts to interfere with the 2016 election, submitting his report and then testifying before Congress just about one year ago, but President Donald Trump ‘s decision to commute the prison sentence of Roger Stone - and the White House's comments about Stone's case - have driven Mueller to break his silence, with an op-ed published Saturday afternoon in the Washington Post .
    Mueller began the op-ed by stating that the work of the special counsel's...
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