Mueller Agrees to Date to Appear Before House

Special counsel to testify May 15, panel member says
By Bob Cronin,  Newser Staff
Posted May 5, 2019 10:39 AM CDT
Mueller and House Committee Set a Date for His Testimony
Robert Mueller, shown walking past the White House in March, plans to testify before a House committee this month, a panel member said.   (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Special counsel Robert Mueller has tentatively agreed to testify on Capitol Hill on May 15, a member of the House Judiciary Committee said Sunday. Rep. David Cicilline, a Democrat from Rhode Island, broke the news on Fox News Sunday, the Washington Post reports. Among other issues, the committee—which reached the deal with a representative of Mueller—wants to hear whether Mueller believes Attorney General William Barr misstated the results of Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election campaign. (Mueller's report is a best-seller.)

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