Mueller interviewed at least one Facebook employee for Russia probe: report

Mueller interviewed at least one Facebook employee for Russia probe: report
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Special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerFox News legal analyst says Trump call with Ukraine leader could be 'more serious' than what Mueller 'dragged up' Lewandowski says Mueller report was 'very clear' in proving 'there was no obstruction,' despite having 'never' read it Fox's Cavuto roasts Trump over criticism of network MORE's team has interviewed at least one Facebook employee tasked with helping the Trump campaign’s digital operations during the 2016 campaign, Wired reported on Friday.

The report, which cited a source familiar with the matter, does not say when the employee was questioned nor does it detail the focus of the interview.

A spokesman for Facebook told The Hill that he could not confirm the report. A spokesperson for the special counsel's office declined a request to comment for the Wired report.

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Mueller’s team has been investigating for months any collusion between Trump campaign associates and Russia.

During the election, Facebook deployed employees to embed with the Trump campaign to assist its digital operations. The company also worked with Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonVideo of fake Trump shooting members of media shown at his Miami resort: report Ronan Farrow exposes how the media protect the powerful Kamala Harris to Trump Jr.: 'You wouldn't know a joke if one raised you' MORE’s campaign team but did not have employees embedded with them.

The company has also been scrutinized by Congress for selling more than 3,000 ads to the Internet Research Agency, a Russian “troll farm” alleged to have carried out misinformation operations online during the campaign.