Robert Mueller’s office VERY seldom goes on the air for ANYTHING….
But they have tonight….
They have disagreed with the accuracy of the conclusions the people at Buzzfeed draw from their sources on the Trump Tower Moscow project….The piece is sourced from several people…Not just Michael Cohen giving Trump up….
For those of you outside?
Mueller’s people I’d go with….
Of course, Donald Trump, struggling for any air or sunlight on his drowning from the ongoing Mueller and other probes is crowing about the Mueller portion that things are not quite as the Buzzfeed people say they are….
The Buzzfeed piece essentially acusses Trump and others of lying to the FBI, Mueller lawyers and Congress….
Mueller’s guy has NOT pointed out what the Buzzfeed people have wrong…
So we’ll be a spinning wheel trying figure out what this all means….
Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office is denying aspects of a blockbuster BuzzFeed news report that President Donald Trump instructed his former personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about dealings related to a Trump Tower Moscow project under consideration during the 2016 presidential election.
Mueller’s normally tight-lipped operation issued a statement Friday night indicating that the BuzzFeed report contained inaccuracies, at least with respect to its statements about the information gathered by the special counsel’s team.
“BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the Special Counsel’s Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding Michael Cohen’s Congressional testimony are not accurate,” Mueller spokesman Peter Carr said in a statement. He did not elaborate.
Trump quickly took Twitter to react to the news, retweeting messages from supporters who’d expressed suspicion about the report.
He later tweeted it was “A very sad day for journalism, but a great day for our Country!”
Prior to Mueller’s office throwing cold water on the anonymously sourced report, Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani had denied the BuzzFeed story as based on “made-up lies” from Cohen….