The Dept. of Justice gave a classified overview of Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller’s investigation’s to leaders of Congress , the ‘gang of eight’ and they came away in support of the continuance of the Mueller efforts to probe Donald Trump’s campaign and Russian influence AND anything illegal that might also be uncovered along the way….
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Thursday after attending a classified briefing that he continues to support special counsel Robert Mueller‘s investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Moscow.
McConnell told NPR that Mueller’s investigation and a separate probe by the Justice Department’s inspector general into the FBI’s actions during the 2016 election will ultimately provide answers to a number of questions swirling around the presidential race.
“The two investigations going on that I think will give us the answers to the questions that you raise — the [inspector general] investigation in the Justice Department and the Mueller investigation,” McConnell told NPR.
“I support both of them, and I don’t really have anything to add to this subject based upon the Gang of Eight briefing that we had today, which was classified.”….