President Trump dismissed the news that a special counsel has been selected to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election on social media, calling the ongoing controversy “the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history.”

The President was notified Wednesday evening that Robert Mueller, former head of the FBI under President George W. Bush, had been appointed special counsel by the Department of Justice to oversee the investigation in to Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Check out the full story at!