Jeff Flake will introduce bill to protect Mueller investigation

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New York Post—Lame duck GOP Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona said Thursday that he and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons of Maryland would introduce legislation to protect Mueller. “When the Senate convenes next week, @Chri…

Powerful Republican bows to Jeff Flake's in demand for vote on bill protecting Mueller investigation. Campaign Action In a committee hearing Thursday, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman essentially honored departing Republican Sen. Jeff Flake's vow to vote against any judicial nominee until legislation to protect Robert Mueller's investigation is brought to the floor. Grassley is holding over judicial nominees in the committee, at least temporarily, and basically backed Flake. "It's legitimate that the bill be brought up," he said after delaying the votes on nominees. "It would satisfy me if...