Trump says ‘witch hunt’ must end as reports say Mueller preparing to file report

President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump takes shot at new GOP candidate in Ohio over Cleveland nickname GOP political operatives indicted over illegal campaign contribution from Russian national in 2016 On The Money — Dems dare GOP to vote for shutdown, default MORE slammed special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerSenate Democrats urge Garland not to fight court order to release Trump obstruction memo Why a special counsel is guaranteed if Biden chooses Yates, Cuomo or Jones as AG Barr taps attorney investigating Russia probe origins as special counsel MORE’s Russia probe as a “witch hunt” in a new tweet on Friday, calling for it to end amid reports that it is coming to a close.

“Highly respected Senator Richard BurrRichard Mauze BurrEmboldened Trump takes aim at GOP foes NC Republican primary key test of Trump's sway The 19 GOP senators who voted for the T infrastructure bill MORE, head of Senate Intelligence, said, after interviewing over 200 witnesses and studying over 2 million pages of documents, ‘WE HAVE FOUND NO COLLUSION BETWEEN THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN AND RUSSIA.’ The Witch Hunt, so bad for our Country, must end!” Trump tweeted. 

Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.), the chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said earlier this month the panel has not found evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Moscow in 2016.


In the last week, several news organizations have reported that Mueller could file his report on his investigation with the Department of Justice as early as next week.

Mueller’s investigation has long drawn Trump’s ire. The president declared in November that his personal legal team would compile a “major Counter Report” to Mueller’s findings.