05.17.17

McCaul Statement on the Appointment of Special Counsel

Washington, D.C. — House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel:

Chairman McCaul: “Robert Mueller is a man of utmost integrity and character. I applaud the Deputy Attorney General for appointing him as special counsel for the Russian investigation. I had the pleasure of serving with Mueller in the Department of Justice and believe his background and experience make him an excellent choice for the job. His professionalism will help ensure political bias is avoided during this probe.”

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