President Donald Trump made a shocking remark concerning the potential investigation into obstruction of justice for firing former FBI Director James Comey.
The tweet got here round 9:10 a.m. Friday.
“I’m being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the person who informed me to fireside the FBI Director! Witch Hunt,” Trump stated.
On Wednesday, the Washington Publish reported that Particular Counsel Robert Mueller was investigating if Trump obstructed justice when he fired Comey. A spokesman for Trump’s private lawyer had robust phrases in response to the information.
““The FBI leak of data relating to the president is outrageous, inexcusable and unlawful,” Mark Carallo informed the Washington Submit.
The Washington Publish reported Thursday that Jared Kushner’s enterprise dealings have been additionally being scrutinized by Mueller’s group.
Trump’s Friday morning tweet capped off 24 hours of feedback on Twitter concerning the investigation, together with a number of remarks about his opponent within the 2016 election.
Trump spent Friday morning touting his financial insurance policies and criticizing the investigation.
He reiterated tweets from Thursday morning concerning the investigation.
He tweeted, “After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my “collusion with the Russians,” no one has been capable of present any proof. Unhappy!”
Trump additionally attacked the media Friday morning.
“The Pretend Information Media hates once I use what has turned out to be my very highly effective Social Media – over one hundred million individuals! I can go round them,” the tweet learn.