The Mueller report's so-called exoneration did nothing for Trump's approval rating

Donald Trump.
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President Trump is already satisfied with the Mueller report he got three weeks ago. Maybe he shouldn't be.

When Attorney General William Barr delivered his initial findings from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe in late March, Trump was quick to spin it as "total and complete exoneration." Yet Trump's conclusion — which isn't true, by the way — didn't really change how Americans felt about him.

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Kathryn Krawczyk

Kathryn is a graduate of Syracuse University, with degrees in magazine journalism and information technology, along with hours to earn another degree after working at SU's independent paper The Daily Orange. She's currently recovering from a horse addiction while living in New York City, and likes to share her extremely dry sense of humor on Twitter.