Rep. Mullin to Newsmax: FBI Needlessly Took Trump Search to ‘Nuclear Level’

Rep. Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., believes the FBI acted in a biased manner with its search of former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort this week. He also found some humor in one of the reported accusations involving Trump stealing paper copies of nuclear codes.

The confiscated items were not ”a national security immediate threat,” Mullin told Newsmax on Friday’s “Rob Schmitt Tonight” with guest host Tom Basile. “[That the FBI would] go to this nuclear level of raiding a former president of the United States’ house” and removing documents that “are already declassified” has political overtones.

On the flip side, Mullin said the FBI’s most recent actions are hardly a departure from those in previous years.

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