Trump rips prosecutors accusing him of obstruction: 'They're all politicians'

Trump rips prosecutors accusing him of obstruction: 'They're all politicians'
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"Hey George," Trump told George StephanopoulosGeorge Robert StephanopoulosTrump campaign aide says president 'a compassionate man' and 'not a racist' Bullock: I would not have endorsed health care for undocumented immigrants on debate stage Trump campaign aide defends tweets: Congresswomen made 'very disturbing statements' MORE on ABC's "This Week." "Look, I know more about prosecutors than you'll ever know. They're politicians. I could get you 5,000 that would also say that there's nothing. You know, I saw their names. And these are all -- many of 'em are Trump haters. Many of 'em if you look at the names."
 
 
He added, "I've been treated so unfairly 'cause I never did anything. There was no crime."
 
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The exchange was one of several during the interview in which Trump insisted special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerThis week: Mueller dominates chaotic week on Capitol Hill Top Republican considered Mueller subpoena to box in Democrats Kamala Harris says her Justice Dept would have 'no choice' but to prosecute Trump for obstruction MORE's report exonerated him of obstruction of justice while Stephanopoulos interjected that Mueller said he did not reach a decision on the matter.
 
Mueller in his report and a subsequent press conference said he and his team did not reach a conclusion on obstruction because a sitting president could not be criminally indicted.