Twitter Reacts to News of Grand Jury Being Impaneled in Russia Probe: ‘The Smoke Keeps Getting Thicker’
Seldom does a weekday go by anymore, it seems, without big news dropping at some point. Today’s report by the Wall Street Journal that a Grand Jury has been impaneled by special counsel Robert Mueller in the Russia probe sparked instant reaction across Twitter Thursday.
Here’s a sampling of the reaction from pols, pundits, and others on the Grand Jury news.
If true that Mueller has impaneled a grand jury, suggests his work is proceeding. All the more impt that Congress protect his independence. https://t.co/40LdzC82Ie
— Adam Schiff (@RepAdamSchiff) August 3, 2017
TONIGHT ON HANNITY!
"Why Hillary Clinton is a secret Muslim!"
— Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) August 3, 2017
Trump Grand Jury Number 2 in a series of…infinity.
— Keith Olbermann (@KeithOlbermann) August 3, 2017
CNN: Grand Jury
MSNBC: Grand Jury
Fox News: Have you ever looked at a starfish? Like really looked at one? They're weird, man.
— Maggie Serota ? (@maggieserota) August 3, 2017
Trump really does do everything in lavish fashion…
*High* crimes and misdemeanors
— Jesse Spector ? (@jessespector) August 3, 2017
a grand jury, just the grandest jury, believe me
— Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) August 3, 2017
Everyone’s expecting, “YOU GET A SUBPOENA! AND YOU GET A SUBPOENA! AND YOU GET A SUBPOENA!!” pic.twitter.com/iCJgSlpO5P
— Jim Geraghty (@jimgeraghty) August 3, 2017
— Senator Jeff Merkley (@SenJeffMerkley) August 3, 2017
— Ted Lieu (@tedlieu) August 3, 2017
Russia calls you impotent. Congress deems you irrelevant. Prosecutor impanels Grand Jury. DT,have a fun vacation.
— Rob Reiner (@robreiner) August 3, 2017
While the Trump Administration falls apart at the seams, Mueller is plodding forward. The smoke keeps getting thicker. https://t.co/SExhWPmy86
— Ruben Gallego (@RepRubenGallego) August 3, 2017
A grand jury is not a parlor game. Reciting the words "crooked Hillary" won't get you off the hook.
— Richard W. Painter (@RWPUSA) August 3, 2017
Hey @realDonaldTrump the Grand Jury has been impaneled for weeks but we're just finding about it because Mueller knows how to stop leaks!
— Sean Kent (@seankent) August 3, 2017
This whole Mueller circus is going to backfire on Democrats badly. Wait for it.
— Bill Mitchell (@mitchellvii) August 3, 2017
Any Republican who's now freaking about Mueller getting out of his lane should post whatever they wrote defending Bill Clinton the same way.
— Tom Nichols (@RadioFreeTom) August 3, 2017
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