Protesters Descend Upon Washington and New York: ‘Trump is Not Above the Law!’
After President Donald Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions Wednesday, tapping Chief of Staff Matthew Whitaker to take his place, protesters descended upon New York City and Washington, D.C. to defend Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
Footage of the Thursday demonstrations, which are being tweeted about with the hashtag #ProtectMueller, show crowds of marchers chanting “Trump is not above the law!”
According to sources who spoke with CNN, Mueller’s team has already begun writing the final report on the Russia probe. However, questions have been raised as to whether the investigation will be safeguarded from Whitaker, who has criticized it in the past.
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