‘I am being investigated’ – President Trump

Following the public hearing of former FBI boss and the Attorney General held this week. Investigations have been opened on President Trump. The investigation will reveal if the president tried to obstruct the investigation of any link his campaign had with the Russians prior during and after the US general elections. The president who confirmed on Friday that he was under investigation for firing FBI Director James Comey.

As he is known for, the twitter loving president lashed out against the investigation team in a series of tweets directed against the investigation into whether his campaign had colluded with the Russians to influence the 2016 election. The probe has also reportedly expanded to include whether Trump fired Comey in an attempt to obstruct justice.

He also claimed that the special counsel Robert Mueller had advised him to fire Comey, while his Attorney General Jeff Sessions had recused himself from the investigation and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller to oversee it in the wake of Comey’s ouster.

In one of his tweet, he compared his investigation with that of his rival during the general elections ‘Crooked H destroyed phones’ while criticizing the investigation into his campaign’s ties to Russia stating that he was the subject of disproportionate scrutiny compared to his rival from last year election, Hillary Clinton.

In one of his tweet, the president stated.

After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my “collusion with the Russians,” nobody has been able to show any proof. Sad!

while in another tweet he stated.
You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history – led by some very bad and conflicted people! #MAGA

It will be recalled that the Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein had drafted a memo accusing the FBI director of bungling the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email server after Trump had fired Comey, while Sessions wrote a letter saying the dismissal of the controversial former FBI boss was warranted.

Besides the alleged obstruction been leveled on President Trump. There have been several controversies surrounding the Russia inquiry. It is hoped the truth revealing the president’s team and the Russians will be put to rest soon.

Patrick

I am an IT professional and a ardent follower of current news and happenings in Nigeria and the rest of the global world.

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