Mueller: I Did Not Clear Trump of Obstruction of Justice

Former special counsel Robert Mueller dismissed President Donald Trump's claims that his investigation had exonerated the president of obstructing his probe into Russia's efforts to help Trump win the 2016 election.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former special counsel Robert Mueller dismissed President Donald Trump’s claims that his investigation had exonerated the president of obstructing his probe into Russia’s efforts to help Trump win the 2016 election. The president was not exculpated for the acts that he allegedly committed,” Mueller declared at the opening of congressional hearings into his investigation. He described the Russian government’s efforts to interfere in American politics as among the most serious challenges to…

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