Donald Trump's lawyer denies the president is under federal investigation

The Latest on the investigation into Russia's actions in the 2016 elections. "But the president does utilize Twitter and social media platforms and, again, the situation on Friday that created the five anonymous sources".

President Trump's lawyer pushing back from Trump's tweet Friday saying "I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, witch hunt". The paper said that Mueller had arranged interviews with two top intelligence officials, Dan Coats and Mike Rogers, to ask about previous reports that Trump asked them to intervene with Comey's investigation, and that they refused.

"I want to be very clear about this, the president is not and has not been under investigation", Sekulow said and repeated throughout the day.

"And now he's being investigated by the Department of Justice - because the special counsel under the special counsel regulations reports still to the Department of Justice, not an independent counsel - so he's being investigated for taking the action that the attorney general and deputy attorney general recommended him to take by the agency who recommended the termination". Maybe Trump (with his tweet) and Sekulow (with his on-air comments) were trying to describe a hypothetical scenario, responding to circumstances that could, but don't, exist.

Senator Angus K of ME said, "A lot of people have asked, when will we be done?" "If Mueller discussed the Comey's termination with Trump as a candidate for the next FBI Director", Turley writes, "he might also be considered a witness in any obstruction investigation".

Sekulow made numerous same arguments on the Sunday news shows, though he told Fox News Sunday that he couldn't read Mueller's mind and that he couldn't say with 100 percent certainty that Trump wasn't being investigated.

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Gorelick is a partner at the WilmerHale law firm. Using his pardon power in an effort to shut down the investigation, on the theory that Mueller would then have nothing left to probe? The department said last month that under professional responsibility rules, Mueller may participate in matters involving his former firm's clients as long as he wasn't involved in representing them and has no confidential information about them.

Himes says interviews are still being scheduled and documents being reviewed. Richard Burr, R-N.C., the Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, the former director dodged.

Finally, we know that Muellers investigators are also looking for “any evidence of possible financial crimes among Trump associates, ” as the Post phrased it.

Himes says it's important for the committee to conduct its investigation right rather than quickly.

Rubio spoke on NBC, CNN and CBS.

It's unclear where that process stands.

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Attorney Abbe Lowell is among the attorneys contacted on Kushner's behalf, the report said.

Kushner is in the spotlight over alleged discussions with Russia's ambassador in December, during which he reportedly discussed setting up a secret communication channel between the Trump administration and Moscow.

Jared Kushner may be considering new legal representation, The New York Times reported.

On Monday, though, senior adviser Kellyanne Conway advised the public to not pay attention to the words in the tweet, because even though Trump appeared to fully admit that's he's being investigated, Conway said, well, he's not.

Comey said under oath during his much-anticipated Senate hearing earlier this month that he believes he was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation.

Trump Attorney Insists President Is Not Under Investigation
Over the weekend, attorney Jay Sekulow appeared on CBS News " Face The Nation " and contradicted that claim . I know you have good ratings, but it reaches a lot of people".

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