Special Counsel Robert Mueller will testify publicly to Congress on July 17, the House Intelligence and Judiciary Committees announced Tuesday. Mueller agreed to appear after he received a subpoena from House Democrats. Last month, Mueller said he did not want to testify about his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and possible obstruction of justice by President Trump, as he believed the report spoke for itself. In a letter, House Judiciary Chair Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) and House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) let Mueller know they would "address legitimate concerns about preserving the integrity of your work."

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