Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani is ready to join President Trump’s legal team and “negotiate an end” to the ongoing and contentious saga involving the president and special counsel Robert Mueller, according to multiple reports Thursday evening.
While “America’s mayor” has been discussing the move with the Trump administration for a while, the Daily Beast reported, the negotiations stalled when the White House was dealing with issues concerning North Korea and Syria.
However, Giuliani told the Washington Post on Thursday that he will join the president’s legal team.
“I’m doing it because I hope we can negotiate an end to this for the good of the country and because I have high regard for the president and for Bob Mueller,” Giuliani said.
He told the Post that Mueller should be allowed to finish his