Bloomberg: Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Told Trump He is NOT a Target of Mueller Investigation

No collusion. Time to wrap up the Mueller investigation.


Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly told President Trump last week he is NOT the target of Robert Mueller’s investigations into possible Russian Collusion, or the probe of Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen:

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told President Donald Trump last week that he isn’t a target of any part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation or the probe into his longtime lawyer, Michael Cohen, according to several people familiar with the matter.

Rosenstein, who brought up the investigations himself, offered the assurance during a meeting with Trump at the White House last Thursday, a development that helped tamp down the president’s desire to remove Rosenstein or Mueller, the people said.

After the meeting, Trump told some of his closest advisers that it’s not the right time to remove either man since he’s not a target of the probes. One person said Trump doesn’t want to take any action that would drag out the investigation. . . . Read More