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MUELLER: Charging Trump 'Not An Option We Could Consider' ROBERT MUELLER resigned by reading a doozy of a statement that amounted to a refutation of Attorney General Barr's official statement on Mueller's report. Mueller stated bluntly that charging Trump was "not an option we could consider," because the Special Counsel concluded it would be "unconstitutional." [...]
"We do believe that it’s important to follow the facts. We believe that no one is above the law, including the president of the United States. And we believe that the president of the United States is engaged in a cover-up," Pelosi told reporters in the morning, following a closed-door caucus meeting with Democratic lawmakers [...]
White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said in an interview Wednesday he was caught off guard by the news of the subpoena and only found out when news reports broke. But people familiar with the matter say that's more a reflection on Mulvaney's role in the West Wing. As CNN's Jeremy Herb reported, the [...]