Former President Obama on Friday took a swipe at President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump administration weighing order to bar Central American migrants from claiming asylum: report Biden to campaign for two Democrats in Iowa Ex-DHS staffer says he quit over Trump administration’s handling of family separation policy MORE over those that have been caught up in particular counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE‘s probe.
“They promised to tackle corruption. Keep in mind that?” Obama stated whereas going after Trump and Republicans throughout a Democratic marketing campaign occasion in Milwaukee, Wis.
“They’ve gone to Washington and simply plundered away. In Washington, they’ve racked up sufficient indictments to area a soccer group,” he stated.
“No one in my administration acquired indicted.”
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As of this month, Mueller’s group has indicted or secured responsible pleas from 32 people as a part of his sprawling probe into Russian meddling within the 2016 election.
4 of these individuals embrace former Trump marketing campaign adviser George PapadopoulosGeorge Demetrios PapadopoulosConservatives say Papadopoulos testimony reinforces belief of no collusion Papadopoulos says his ‘entire image has been characterized by a false narrative’ The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Suspicious packages sent to Biden, DeNiro | Trump says media partly to blame for ‘anger’ | Mattis sending troops to border MORE, former Trump marketing campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortMueller has evidence hinting Roger Stone ally knew WikiLeaks had Clinton emails: report Former Trump lawyer: Mueller probe is not a witch hunt Manafort appears in wheelchair at court hearing MORE, former Trump marketing campaign aide Richard Gates and Trump’s former nationwide safety adviser, Michael Flynn.
Trump has repeatedly slammed the investigation as a partisan “witch hunt” and referred to as for it to be ended.
Obama on Friday also took aim at Republicans who criticized Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonInstagram reverses decision, takes down Milo Yiannopoulos post about mail bombs Authorities find suspicious package at Time Warner Center in NYC for second straight day McCaskill, Hawley point fingers in civility debate MORE‘s emails throughout the 2016 election cycle. He alluded to a New York Occasions report this week that stated Russia and China are eavesdropping on Trump’s private telephone calls.
“They did not care about emails,” Obama stated. “And you understand how ? As a result of in the event that they did, they’d be up in arms proper now because the Chinese language are listening to the president’s iPhone that he leaves in his golf cart. It seems, I suppose it wasn’t that necessary.”