"Russia is currently not being violated by this investigation, we are, this country is being injured … we need to see the evidence, if you have proof of misconduct by a member of the Trump campaign." If you have evidence that this President has acted inappropriately, present it to the American people. There is an old adage that justice can be delayed if it is rejected. I think at the moment we are all denied. I finished it because this country is being torn apart. "
The message is clear: The special adviser's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections – led by Robert Mueller and chaired by Rosenstein – takes too long and needs to be completed ̵
May 2017: 3 times
June 2017: 5 times
July 2017: 6 times
Oct 2017: 1 time
Dec 2017: 2 times
Jan 2018: 1 time
Feb 2018: 3 times
March 2018: 2 times
April 2018: 9-ma l
May 2018: 20 times
June 2018: 26 times
- 13 months (and counting)
- 22 people and companies charged  75 criminal charges
- 5 confessions, one person convicted
- 25 months
- 0 domestic charges
The Of course, this is not a perfect comparison. The investigation in Benghazi took place in Congress. The Mueller investigation has gone through the Ministry of Justice.
But even compared to other special or independent legal aid investigations, the Mueller investigation was rather short. Whitewater, for example, ran 80 months. Iran-Contra, a combination of Congressional research and an independent commission, also lasted 80 months.
The facts, in short, are not on Gowdy's side. He may want Müller to catch up with the investigation soon. He may even believe that this would be in the best interests of the country. But this investigation did not continue, no matter what Gowdy seems to think.