Rep. Swalwell (D-CA): Dems should refuse to fund government if Mueller probe not protected

Rep. Swalwell (D-CA): Dems should refuse to fund government if Mueller probe not protected
Eric Swalwell, D-CA. Fox News, YouTube

[Ed. – The Democrats’ obsessive investment in the special counsel comes off as increasingly psychotic.]

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Wolf,” Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA) stated that Republicans won’t get Democratic votes to fund the government “if they’re not going to be willing to make sure that we protect the Mueller probe.” Swalwell added that protecting the Mueller probe is possible without a fight over the budget.

Swalwell said, “Whitaker was hired to be a hitman to take out the Mueller probe. It’s clear. He fired the guy that recused himself from the probe to put in someone who has already prejudged the investigation. … And so, we have a number of options. One, we’re going to have a funding the government vote coming up here in a couple weeks, and we’re going to insist that we protect the Mueller probe.”

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