Special Counsel Reportedly Agrees To Accept Written Answers From President

Mueller will accept some written answers from Trump to questions in Russia probe: sources

The response left unresolved the issue of an in-person interview and questions regarding Trump's time in office, the source added.

The letter was first reported by the New York Times.

The person familiar with the letter said Mueller's office indicated it would later assess what additional information it needs from the president, leaving open the possibility that Mueller's team might still seek answers on obstruction-related questions in an in-person interview.

Trump's legal team and Mueller's investigators have been negotiating for months over whether Trump will be formally interviewed in the probe.

A spokesman for the special counsel declined to comment.

According to numerous reports, including the latest Bob Woodward book out this week, wants to testify to, thinking he'll clear his name in what he regards as a phony probe.

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The White House Counsel's Office, led by attorney Emmet Flood, has been girding to fight a subpoena for Trump's testimony under oath. Neither charge holds much weight on their own, but in combination they're utter nonsense: If Mueller had a "serious business dispute with Trump dating back to 2011, why would Trump consider offering him the Federal Bureau of Investigation directorship in 2017?"

The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, eased up on his demands to question President Trump in the Russian Federation investigation, a shift that came as the president's lawyers, who have advised him against sitting for an interview, are fighting his desire to answer investigators' queries.

President Trump is pushing especially hard for Kavanaugh's confirmation, Noah said, suggesting one possible reason: "While he's being investigated, he nominates a guy who thinks presidents shouldn't be investigated".

But on another significant aspect of the investigation - whether the president tried to obstruct the inquiry itself - Mueller and his investigators understood that issues of executive privilege could complicate their pursuit of a presidential interview and did not ask for written responses on that matter, according to the letter, which was sent Friday. Trump has said he knew nothing about the meeting before it happened.

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