Published: April 10, 2018 7:49:21 pm
After reports on Monday that the FBI had raided the offices of his attorney Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump was asked if he would fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
“Well, I think it’s a disgrace what’s going on,” Trump replied, calling Mueller’s investigation into any links between his 2016 presidential campaign and Russia and possible obstruction of justice a witch hunt. “We’ll see what happens.”
Senator Chuck Schumer and other Democrats immediately expressed concern that Trump might seek to remove Mueller, who was appointed by the Justice Department in May 2017 to take over the Federal…