Trump: Mueller investigation’s inner workings a ‘total mess’

President TrumpDonald John TrumpMichael Flynn transcripts reveal plenty except crime or collusion 50 people arrested in Minneapolis as hundreds more National Guard troops deployed Missouri state lawmaker sparks backlash by tweeting 'looters deserve to be shot' MORE early Thursday morning returned to his attacks on special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill's 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE's investigation, calling its inner workings "a total mess."

"The inner workings of the Mueller investigation are a total mess," he wrote in a tweet. "They have found no collusion and have gone absolutely nuts. They are screaming and shouting at people, horribly threatening them to come up with the answers they want."

"They are a disgrace to our Nation and don’t care how many lives the ruin. These are Angry People, including the highly conflicted Bob Mueller, who worked for Obama for 8 years. They won’t even look at all of the bad acts and crimes on the other side. A TOTAL WITCH HUNT LIKE NO OTHER IN AMERICAN HISTORY!" he added.

A bill to protect the special counsel's investigation into Russian election interference and possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Moscow was blocked Wednesday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellSchumer to GOP: Cancel 'conspiracy hearings' on origins of Russia probe Overnight Health Care: Trump says US 'terminating' relationship with WHO | Cuomo: NYC on track to start reopening week of June 8 | COVID-19 workplace complaints surge 10 things to know today about coronavirus MORE (R-Ky.), who said earlier in the day that there was no threat to Mueller from the president.

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Democrats, and some Republicans, called for the legislation to be passed in the wake of Trump ousting Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsThe Memo: Trump tweets cross into new territory Sessions goes after Tuberville's coaching record in challenging him to debate The 10 Senate seats most likely to flip MORE last week and replacing him with acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, Sessions's former chief of staff.

Whitaker in a 2017 interview said that there was “no collusion” between the Trump campaign and Russia, adopting a favorite line from the president. 

Mueller, a registered Republican who was appointed to head the FBI by former President George W. Bush in 2001, was reported earlier this week to be close to issuing a new set of indictments in the case.