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By Jonathan Allen
WASHINGTON – Like any master actor, President Donald Trump Surely knows that goods can not be hidden from the public forever.
The Mueller Report will appear.
There is pressure from Trump's competitors and Congress – the House voted unanimously for his release. The president himself has said that he prefers to release it. There is a long history of government documents, from the Pentagon papers to the Iran / Contra report to the Starr report, which are leaked to the public through authorized release, congress dumps, and plain old leakage.
As Trump himself said That could be exactly what he wants.
When relieved, he will be the first to declare "NO COLLUSION!" from the summit of the Twitter summit and campaign campaigns in the valleys of the Midwest.
"Without an indictment, Trump will bring home the waste of time, taxpayers' money, and resources to prove that he was right all along." He has done nothing wrong, "said Ron Bonjean, a veteran Republican strategist who helped the Supreme Court governor, Neil Gorsuch, through his Senate confirmation process.
Trump can do that, even if the report triggers brutal doubts about his activities and those of his family and friends – or if it's a mix of reasons from which special advocate Robert Mueller has refused to prosecute certain persons in the Trump orbit.
After all, Trump is no stranger who can turn around.
The bottom line for him and for GOP voters is that Muller has not filed any charges against him.
But without seeing the report, it's hard to know if the decision not to sue is a justification represents Trump, said former federal prose Cutor Joyce White Vance.
"If Mueller refused to prosecute because there is insufficient evidence, that's hardly a relief," she said in a text message. "And if he has accused Trump not only of the policy [Justice Department] against the charge of an incumbent president, this is so far from a clean state of health, as you can."
The only way to get answers, she said, is when Attorney General William Barr turns everything over. She added, "Trump would remember well if he remembered the 'collusion,' not the only crime in the Federal Code, and there are ongoing investigations, including his inauguration, business, and incorporation in several countries – that's him Still, # 1 in an indictment from [Southern District of New York]. "
The Democrats are just starting on Capitol Hill with extended probes, and they will certainly use all the cores they find in the Mueller report and the filth they appear with subpoena and assembly hearings to try to convince voters that Trump is not fit for a second term.
You can even try to sue him in Parliament. But raising the bar – already high because 20 Republican Senators need to turn it over – will be much higher if no independent investigator finds criminal offenses on his side.
It's hard to imagine that the report will not do so – and soon. If not, Trump's re-election campaign would undoubtedly be hampered by Hillary Clinton's questions regarding her emails in the 2016 campaign.
Although the Democrats, including several presidential candidates, demanded the release of the report, there was also support for this position on the Republican side of the Ganges in Congress.
"Attorney General Barr should make the report available to the public as soon as possible, taking national security considerations into account," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said in a statement released Friday night.
Trump himself said earlier this week, "Let it out, let people see it." Incidentally, he will undoubtedly be encouraged to face his own Justice Department, other federal agencies, and Congress, a scenario that calls for even more brutal clashes between a president who is already in his attacks against Wash already embarrassed is in norms, institutions and political actors of both parties.
"When you come to the king, you should not be missed," said Bonjean. "Trump is unleashed in a way we have not seen with new rage."