Robert Swan Mueller III – special counsel. Big news, y’all.
Big Red Car here on power washing day. Two power washers hitting the paint and the stone in anticipation of a new exterior paint job. It is crazy loud here.
So, the Acting Attorney General invoked the provisions of 28 CFR 600.1 – Grounds for appointing a Special Counsel. This is exactly the situation for which that statute was written.
There is a criminal investigation and the objectivity of the Department of Justice staff may have a conflict of interest. Bingo!
So, they pick Robert Swan Mueller III to run the show. Would you please join the BRC in a short round of applause?