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For years now, President Donald Trump has claimed that the investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election was a concentrated effort from the Federal Bureau of Investigation to undermine his campaign and subsequent presidency.

Now, the highly-anticipated review of the investigation's origins from Inspector General for the Justice Department Michael Horowitz—released Monday—has effectively debunked Trump and his allies' claims.

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On the White House's orders, Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski stonewalled lawmakers' questions in a House Judiciary Committee hearing investigating one of President Donald Trump's attempts to obstruct the Mueller Investigation.

Despite parting ways with the campaign in 2016, Lewandowski continued to advise Trump behind the scenes as a private citizen. When former White House Counsel Don McGahn refused to carry out Trump's request to demand former Attorney General Jeff Sessions un-recuse himself from the Russia investigation, Trump turned to Lewandowski.

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Former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony before the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees on Wednesday clocked in at around seven hours. Representatives questioned him about his 400+ page report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and President Donald Trump's numerous efforts to obstruct the investigation.

Though the hearings were lengthy, a new op-ed Washington Post writers Greg Sargent and Paul Waldman highlights two exchanges summarizing the most damning revelations featured in the report.

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Former special counsel Robert Mueller's hearing regarding his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and President Donald Trump's subsequent attempts to obstruct the investigation captivated Americans on both sides of the aisle Wednesday.

Despite Republican claims that the hearing was a disaster for Democrats, Mueller directly contradicted Trump's claims about the investigation numerous times. While virtually all of this was laid out in Mueller's 400+ page report, it's satisfying to hear out loud, as this supercut of Trump's claims versus Mueller's facts shows.

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Joe Scarborough was once a Republican Congressman representing Florida. But since leaving the House of Representatives, he has been hosting the MSNBC morning program Morning Joe.

Now he is asking for forgiveness.

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On Wednesday, Insider posted an unusual article online. The title?

"We hired the author of 'Black Hawk Down' and an illustrator from 'Archer' to adapt the Mueller report so you'll actually read it"

A note from the editors stated:

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On Wednesday, Special Counsel Robert Mueller held a surprise press conference wherein he elaborated on his report of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, as well as President Donald Trump's attempts to obstruct it.

After Mueller's press conference—which brought little to no information not previously covered in the report—the President's son, Donald Trump Jr., began boasting on Twitter.

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