Download: Mueller report shows Russians, Trump camp were friends

Mueller report shows Russians, Trump camp were friends with benefits

WASHINGTON – To charge a criminal conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russia, Robert Mueller decided he had to prove the existence of an explicit, corrupt agreement between the two sides. It wasn’t enough, his report said, that the Trump campaign and Russia were acting out of mutual interest.

WASHINGTON — To charge a criminal conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russia, Robert Mueller decided he had to prove the existence of an explicit, corrupt agreement between the two sides. It wasn’t enough, his report said, that the Trump campaign and Russia were acting out of mutual interest.

Mueller said he didn’t find a conspiracy he could prove. But he did establish in painstaking detail that the Russians and the Trump campaign pursued a relationship of mutual benefit during the election campaign — and afterward.

Some might argue that verges on a different sort of collusion.

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