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Continetti: ‘The Terrain Shifts to Congress’ After Mueller Report

Washington Free Beacon editor in chief Matthew Continetti said the end of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into President Donald Trump’s election only means that now “the terrain shifts to Congress.”

Continetti’s comments came during a discussion on Fox News Channel’s Special Report about Mueller filing his report late Friday afternoon. Continetti said that the report could be anticlimactic.

“It may very well be the case that all of this was for nothing, that this is an investigation without a crime,” he said.

Mueller Submits Trump-Russia Inquiry Report to U.S. Attorney General

By: Sarah N. Lynch

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Friday handed in a long-awaited report on his investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 presidential election and any potential wrongdoing by U.S. President Donald Trump, setting off a clamor from lawmakers in both parties for the document’s release.

Bloomberg Mocks Biden and O’Rourke’s White Privilege ‘Apology Tours’

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg mocked 2020 Democratic presidential candidates Joe Biden and Beto O’Rourke when explaining why he himself never jumped in the race.

Bloomberg explained at the Bermuda Executive Forum that part of the reason he declined to run for president was that he was too old. “To start a four-year job, maybe an eight-year job at age 79, may not be the smartest thing to do,” he suggested.

The Apocalypse Primary

Democrats and others who aren’t particularly fond of President Donald Trump expressed feelings of outrage and aggrievement on social media in response to conservative pundit Glenn Beck’s recent assessment of what’s at stake in the 2020 election. If Trump loses, Beck told Fox News’ Sean Hannity, “We are officially at the end of the country as we know it.”

White House Claims ISIS Lost Last Syrian Territory

The White House determined Friday for the first time that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) no longer controls any territory in Syria.

According to developing reports, Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters the news aboard Air Force One. She showed a map of ISIS’s losses, and directed questions to the Department of Defense.