Mueller’s choices in prosecutors say a lot about how he expects this investigation to go forward. These men have experience going after powerful men with a lot to hide.
The first is Aaron Zebley, a prosecutor who was also Mueller’s FBI chief of staff. So he has a lot of experience investigating federal crimes.
Then there’s James Quarles, who got his start 40 years ago as an assistant Watergate prosecutor. So he’s already helped to take down a sitting president.
But perhaps Trump should be most scared of Andrew Weissmann, the head of the Justice Department’s criminal fraud unit. That’s because Weissmann and Mueller have a long history working together at the FBI.
Wiesemann oversaw investigations into Enron executives after that company
Special counsel Robert Mueller is packing his team with experts on the Mafia, corporate corruption, and the Watergate scandal.
These men have taken out the mafia and Enron executives, and now Trump is also in their sights.