On Thursday, a federal judge demanded that the Department of Justice clarify whether recent tweets from President Donald Trump have formally declassified the entire Russia report from former special counsel Robert Mueller.
JUST IN: A federal judge, who has been sharply critical of Barr and DOJ, is asking the department to determine whet… https://t.co/WNUok7hmLh— Kyle Cheney (@Kyle Cheney) 1602205200.0
Earlier in the week, the president tweeted multiple times that he has declassified "all Russia Hoax Scandal information" — raising questions about whether the redactions in the Mueller report are still in force.
I have fully authorized the total Declassification of any & all documents pertaining to the single greatest politic… https://t.co/uHyx3fUoK7— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1602031278.0
All Russia Hoax Scandal information was Declassified by me long ago. Unfortunately for our Country, people have act… https://t.co/NgBt9oNweK— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1602033693.0