Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russia interference in the 2016 election is finished.
Over the weekend, Attorney General William Barr sent a summary of Mueller’s investigation to Congress and the results clear President Trump and his campaign from any wrongdoing.
No collusion and no obstruction of justice are the headlines.
Read Barr’s letter here.
Despite the results, Democrats are going to continue to attack President Trump.
Democrats are demanding a full release of the Mueller report and they want Barr to testify.
Connecticut Democrat Senator Richard Blumenthal attacked Barr on MSNBC:
"This letter is elegantly but brazenly devious"
— TheBeat w/Ari Melber (@TheBeatWithAri) March 25, 2019
2020 presidential candidates also reacted to the Mueller report and Barr’s summary.
Speaking at a rally in San Francisco, Vermont Independent Senator Bernie Sanders said, “I want the whole damn report.”
California Senator Kamala Harris also wants to see the entire report and criticized Barr, saying, “A short letter from Trump’s hand-picked Attorney General is not sufficient.”
President Trump described the investigation as “a complete and total exoneration.”
The Mueller investigation by the numbers:
500 search warrants
19 lawyers and 40 people from the FBI
Over $25 million spent