Trump said he was "sorry" he was spending so much time on the Russian Federation investigation and said he has "to start focusing my energy" on the nuclear threat posed by North Korea, "bad Trade Deals", the economy and other issues.
He followed up with another tweet in which he said he has "got to start focusing my energy" on other issues like North Korea, trade deals, and the economy instead.
Trump has repeatedly claimed Mueller's investigation is a partisan effort to undermine his administration, which he often calls a "witch hunt".
Assistant Watergate special prosecutor Jill Wine-Banks said on MSNBC's "The 11th Hour with Brian Williams" that Giuliani's recent comments about limiting the questions Mueller's team could ask Trump about collusion and obstruction could be a basis for that case.
A judge says special counsel Robert Mueller is correct to withhold certain information being demanded by lawyers for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
"13 Angry Democrats, and all Dems if you include the people who worked for Obama for 8 years".
The decision goes against the near-daily complaints the president has made against the investigation, headed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, on Twitter and in speeches since it began shortly after he fired former FBI Director James Comey a year ago.
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Since Mueller's appointment, almost 20 individuals have been charged with crimes, including five who pleaded guilty (among them Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser) and 13 Russian nationals. He was a REPUBLICAN when he was appointed by REPUBLICAN Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein after Trump fired REPUBLICAN FBI Director James Comey.
Giuliani is referring there to comments made by the judge in the case against one-time Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in which Judge T.S. Ellis accused prosecutors of using the charges of financial impropriety regarding Manafort's dealings in the Ukraine exclusively as cover for their efforts to turn Manafort against Trump in the broader Mueller probe.
It is the second time in the space of a week that Giuliani has denied Trump is looking to dismiss people in order to bring the Russian Federation investigation to a close.
Federal Elections Commission (FEC) records show that some on Mueller's team have donated money to Democratic causes.
"I never understood what he did with Benghazi either", Giuliani said.
The top USA diplomat told a congressional hearing that the Trump administration would take "appropriate countermeasures" against any Russian interference in the congressional elections, but acknowledged officials have yet to figure out what "effective deterrence" might work.