Executive Summary to Volume 2 – Mueller Report

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Executive Summary to Volume 2 – Mueller Report

This episode covers the “Executive Summary to Volume 2,” pages 3 to 8, from Volume 2 of the “Report on the Investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election.” The executive summary provides an overview of the investigation’s focus on a series of actions by the President related to the Russian-interference investigations, and an overview of the constitutional issues raised by the Special Counsel.

Executive Summary to Volume II (0:58)

  1. Factual results of the obstruction investigation (1:16)
  2. The Campaign’s response to reports about Russian support for Trump (1:23)
    1. Conduct involving FBI Director Comey and Michael Flynn (2:17)
    2. The President’s reaction to the continuing Russia investigation (3:47)
    3. The President’s termination of Comey (5:11)
    4. The appointment of a Special Counsel and efforts to remove him (6:30)
    5. Efforts to curtail the Special Counsel’s investigation (7:56)
    6. Efforts to prevent public disclosure of evidence (9:19)
    7. Further efforts to have the Attorney General take control of the investigation (10:19)
    8. Efforts to have McGahn deny that the President had ordered him to have the Special Counsel removed (11:17)
    9. Conduct towards Flynn, Manafort, and Stone (12:12)
    10. Conduct involving Michael Cohen (13:18)
    11. Overarching factual issues (14:47)
  3. Statutory and Constitutional defenses (17:18)
    1. Statutory defenses (17:35)
    2. Constitutional defenses (18:27)
  4. Conclusion (21:01)


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