House Dem calls Mueller report 'a roadmap' for 2020

House Dem calls Mueller report 'a roadmap' for 2020
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Rep. Debbie DingellDeborah (Debbie) Ann DingellDemocrats wary of handing Trump a win on infrastructure Dems walk Trump trade tightrope Pompeo, Army chief of staff attend ceremony honoring Bob Dole MORE (D-Mich.) said Friday that special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump orders more troops to Mideast amid Iran tensions Trump: Democrats just want Mueller to testify for a 'do-over' Graham: Mueller investigation a 'political rectal exam' MORE's report will play an integral role in the 2020 presidential election.

"For me, the Mueller report is a roadmap for the November 2020 election, and people need to remember the kind of behavior they saw," she said in a CNN interview. “Nobody can deny that Russia tried to interfere in the [2016] election and is clearly trying again."

The Justice Department released a redacted version of the Mueller report on Thursday. The report said Russia attempted to help President TrumpDonald John TrumpA better VA, with mental health services, is essential for America's veterans Pelosi, Nadler tangle on impeachment, contempt vote Trump arrives in Japan to kick off 4-day state visit MORE win the 2016 election in a variety of ways, including use of a troll farm with Kremlin connections that tried to sow discord on social media.


Mueller's findings also detailed 10 "episodes" examined for possible obstruction of justice by Trump. The special counsel did not make a determination on whether obstruction charges should be brought against Trump.

Attorney General William BarrWilliam Pelham BarrPelosi, Nadler tangle on impeachment, contempt vote Five takeaways from Barr's new powers in 'spying' probe Trump declassification move unnerves Democrats MORE later said that he and Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod RosensteinJake Tapper fact-checks poster Trump admin created describing Mueller investigation Jeffrey Rosen officially sworn in as deputy attorney general Democrats talk subpoena for Mueller MORE decided no obstruction charges were warranted.