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Mueller breaks silence to say report doesn’t clear Trump

Clip: 05/29/2019 | 5m 17s

Special counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence Wednesday about his office’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. In a nine-minute statement, he reiterated that Justice Department policy prohibits charging a sitting president with a crime, and that his report did not clear President Trump of committing a crime. Judy Woodruff reports.

Aired: 05/29/19

Rating: NR

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