Friday, July 28, 2017
Want to see bipartisanship in Washington? Fire Mueller
At Politico by Darren Samuelshon
Democrats and Republicans alike are growing increasingly strident with their warnings to the White House that Washington would reach a political breaking point — with no turning back for President Donald Trump — if he tries to fire special counsel Robert Mueller.
“Any effort to go after Mueller could be the beginning of the end of the Trump presidency unless Mueller did something wrong,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who in the late 1990s served as a House impeachment manager against President Bill Clinton, told reporters on Thursday.
“Honestly, it’d be a full blown constitutional crisis,” cautioned Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.).