The Hon. Robert S. Mueller III
U.S. Division of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20530
Expensive Particular Counsel Mueller:
Connected please discover subpoenas from the Home Judiciary Committee and the Home Everlasting Choose Committee on Intelligence to compel your testimony on July 17, 2019. Over the course of discussions about your look earlier than Congress, we’ve got constantly communicated our Committees’ intention to problem these subpoenas, if mandatory, and we now perceive it’s mandatory to take action.
We additional perceive that there are specific sensitivities related together with your open testimony. Particularly, the Particular Counsel’s Workplace referred a number of felony investigations to different workplaces on the Division of Justice, and sure issues are ongoing. Your workplace, furthermore, admirably restricted public remark whereas the Particular Counsel’s Workplace’s work was ongoing. You’ve additionally defined that you simply want for the Particular Counsel’s Workplace’s written work to talk for itself.
Nonetheless, the American public deserves to listen to immediately from you about your investigation and conclusions. We are going to work with you to handle authentic issues about preserving the integrity of your work, however we count on that you’ll seem earlier than our Committees as scheduled.
Jerrold Nadler, Chairman, Home Committee on the Judiciary
Adam Schiff, Chairman, Home Everlasting Choose Committee on Intelligence