McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan have defended Mueller's investigation in the face of Trump's attacks but said they don't believe Trump would fire the special counsel.
The letter from the special counsel's office suggested that investigators would reduce by almost half the number of questions they would ask about potential obstruction of justice, according to two people briefed on the negotiations. "Bob Mueller is totally conflicted, and his 17 Angry Democrats that are doing his dirty work are a disgrace to United States of America!"
The US president called on Jeff Sessions, his attorney general, to halt the investigation that has dogged his presidency nearly since it began.
"It's the president's opinion, and it's ridiculous that all of the corruption and dishonesty that's gone on with the launching of the witch-hunt the president has watched this process play out, but he also wants to see it come to an end as he stated many times and we look forward to that", White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said. "It's the president's opinion".
Apple (AAPL): $1 Trillion Is Just the Beginning
Since 1980, IBM, Exxon Mobil, General Electric and Microsoft have also alternated as the largest publicly listed US company. Apple said it expects revenue of $60 billion to $62 billion for the fiscal fourth quarter that ends in September 30.
Six Republican senators going into a vote on Wednesday disapproved of Trump's tweet calling for an end to the probe.
If Mr. Trump ultimately decides to refuse to voluntarily be interviewed, he could sustain some political damage as he would be forced to explain to the public why he cannot answer the special counsel's questions if he did nothing wrong. But Trump, flustered by the probe, is reportedly pushing his team to keep negotiating under the belief he can clear himself of wrongdoing in an interview.
NBC recalls that Agalarov participated in organizing a meeting between son of US President Donald Trump Jr. and Kremlin-linked lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya during the election campaign of Donald Trump in 2016.
"Russian Collusion with the Trump Campaign, one of the most successful in history, is a TOTAL HOAX".
Rand Paul reverses on threat to oppose Trump supreme court pick
Paul's concerns centered on Judge Kavanaugh's 2015 statement concurring in the denial of rehearing en banc in Klayman v. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) has Kavanaugh on his Monday schedule as the GOP presses more Democrat votes.
"We acknowledge the threat, it is real, it is continuing, and we're doing everything we can to have a legitimate election", Coats said, adding: "It is pervasive, it is ongoing, with the intent to. drive a wedge and undermine our democratic values".
On Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning, Trump's lawyers updated him by phone on the latest developments, one person familiar with the matter told CNN. He suggested that Democrats' perceived detachment from working and middle class Americans' hardships reinforces the mounting impression that only Trump and the Republican Party speak for the downtrodden and left-behind.
"How is it OK for Hillary Clinton to proactively seek dirt from the Russians by the Trump campaign met at the Russians request and that is bad?"
"But I do think it would be a piece of evidence in the obstruction case going back to the firing of Comey because it shows Trump has this intense desire to shut down the Russian Federation investigation", he said.
The president's tweet was merely reiterating that his camp wants the investigation over "sooner rather than later", Sanders said.
Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas secures yellow jersey
I was the back-up leader and if I was good, I was good and I would stay in front". "I can finally let the emotion come". According to Ellingworth, that victory ahead of two-time Tour de France victor Alberto Contador was a turning point.
"I would describe it as a tiny bit of movement, not anything dramatic, but at least it is worth responding to", Giuliani said of the offer in an interview with Bloomberg News.