Trump Sends Over 50 Tweets About Michael Flynn & Russia Probe In 24 Hours
President Donald Trump tweeted over 50 times about the Russia investigations against him between Saturday night and Sunday morning.
The collection of tweets comes just as conservative allies of Trump have been pressuring the president to fire FBI director Christopher Wray for his handling of the investigation against former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Many of the tweets were about the Justice Department’s announcement last week it would drop all charges against Flynn. Additionally, there were tweets about the release of 57 transcripts from the House Intelligence Committee’s Russia investigations. The transcript showed evidence of “unhealed partisan divisions.”
One of the tweets Trump shared was one tweeted by Fox News host Shannon Bream in which she said, “If you’re still catching your breath from today, I’m told next week will involve “a bombshell.” I’m standing by …”
If you’re still catching your breath from today, I’m told next week will involve “a bombshell”. I’m standing by …
— Shannon Bream (@ShannonBream) May 8, 2020
Trump told Fox & Friends on Friday that “the jury’s still out” on Wray and that he expects Attorney General William Barr to “handle it.”