COMMENT

As the impeachment inquiry into President Trump was just beginning, US public television newsreader Judy Woodruff interviewed Democratic Representative Jackie Speier, who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, tasked with the impeachment investigation of President Donald J Trump.

Woodruff asked, "Do you think you'll come up with something? (Robert) Mueller investigated Trump for two years and came up with nothing."

Woodruff's mis-characterisation of the Mueller investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US election brought an immediate fact-correction from the Congresswoman.

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"On the contrary," she said, "the Mueller Report cited 10 instances of possible obstruction of justice and 243

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