“This should never happen to another president of the United States again,” Trump insisted. “This is an absolute catastrophe for our country. This was a fake witch hunt.”

He concluded that the investigation, which many believe was initiated by the Democrats funding a phony dossier, but was not addressed by Mueller, was the root of the problem.”This was treason. This was high crimes. This was everything as bad a definition you want to come up with,” Trump said.

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