Schumer Statement in Response to President’s Attempts to Undermine Special Counsel

March 18, 2018
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer today released the following statement in response to the president’s attempts to undermine Special Counsel Robert Mueller:
"The president is floating trial balloons about derailing the Mueller investigation. Our Republican colleagues, particularly the leadership, have an obligation to our country to stand up now and make it clear that firing Mueller is a red line for our democracy that cannot be crossed."