Trump Downgrades ‘No Obstruction’ To … ‘Essentially No Obstruction’

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President Donald Trump seemed to hedge a bit on his months-long chant of “no obstruction, no collusion,” saying that the redacted Mueller report revealed “essentially no obstruction” during a bill signing Thursday.

“At the end of the testimony, no collusion,” he said. “And essentially no obstruction.”

This is a significant shift, as it shows that at least some of the realities of the redacted Mueller report have punctured the President’s bubble. Special counsel Robert Mueller cleared Trump of collusion, but said that he could not come to a conclusion on obstruction, in large part because he does not believe a sitting President can be indicted under Department of Justice policy. Mueller outlined nearly a dozen instances of potential obstruction by Trump.

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  1. LOL…can’t wait to to watch Scowly McTentdress push back on this interpretation haha

  2. blink! blink!


  3. Trump:“See here’s the film on my colonoscopy. I’m clean as a whistle.”

  4. Avatar for jtx jtx says:

    What is the GOP to do with that? The whole narative has blown up.

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