The rabidly agenda-obsessed GOP won't stop Trump from firing Mueller

A Republican Congress supported the Mueller investigation last year, but the tides appear to be turning in Trump’s favor

Last year, when Robert Mueller was hired to investigate a possible interference by Russia in the presidential election,…

Recently, the Republican tides seem to be shifting away from full support of the Mueller investigation as the party unites around Trump. The move likely began with the passage of the tax cut, a boon for the Republican congress, and was further cemented with the ousting of Steve Bannon. This shift can be seen even in more moderate circles, as can be seen by the columnist David Brooks calling Trump “more competent and informed than widely believed.”