Donald Trump insulted Robert Mueller, a Vietnam combat veteran, by calling him “Disgraced and discredited”

In August, 2018, Trump referred to Bob Mueller in a tweet, describing him as “Disgraced and discredited”.

Robert Mueller

  • Is a combat veteran of Vietnam who earned two awards for valor
  • Is in the Ranger Hall of Fame
  • Was the 6th Director of the FBI, having been unanimously confirmed by the Senate
  • Made significant improvements to the FBI in response to the attacks of 9/11, a “herculean undertaking”, which included making the service more capable of sharing data with other agencies