Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Wednesday warned President Trump against interfering with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s election meddling now that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has left the Justice Department.
“President Trump must allow Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation to continue unimpeded,” Sanders tweeted Wednesday along with an article regarding Sessions’s ouster.
President Trump must allow Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation to continue unimpeded. Any attempt by the president or the Justice Department to interfere with Mueller’s probe would be an obstruction of justice and impeachable offense. https://t.co/d7vivkXbqJ
— Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) November 7, 2018
Sessions resigned Wednesday after months of criticism and insults from Trump.
“I came to work at the Department of Justice every day determined to do my duty and serve my country,” Sessions wrote in his resignation letter, obtained by The Hill. – READ MORE