Trump was brief when asked about his interview of Mueller to replace Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director before deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein named Mueller special counsel.
Trump's personal attorneys, Rudy Giuliani and Jay Sekulow, declined to comment.
The White House Counsel's Office, led by attorney Emmet Flood, has been girding to fight a subpoena for Trump's testimony under oath.
The news of the Mueller team's response comes the same day as excerpts from political reporter Bob Woodward's latest book, "Fear: Trump in the White House", became public.
I'm suprised Ronaldo left Real Madrid - Messi
And Messi believes that Ronaldo's move has helped install Juventus as firm favourites for the Champions League in 2018-19. What makes Ronaldo a prime candidate for the FIFA's best player award is his UEFA Champions League win with Real Madrid .
The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, eased up on his demands to question President Trump in the Russian Federation investigation, a shift that came as the president's lawyers, who have advised him against sitting for an interview, are fighting his desire to answer investigators' queries.
The letter does not mention obstruction - but sources said they believe that will likely be part of negotiations with Mueller's team. "You know, he's Comey's best friend", said Trump.
However, in a new interview with the conservative Daily Caller, the president let on he was also disturbed by something equally scandalous, the fact that Comey and Mueller were so chummy that they frequently hugged and kissed each other - and Trump has pictures to prove it.
And for another, Trump claimed, without any proof that Comey and Mueller are "best friends" and even more, of the "hugging and kissing" variety.
But Trump reportedly told Dowd he would be "a real good witness", to which Dowd replied: "You are not a good witness. When Dowd asked about the firing of FBI Director James Comey, the president unleashed a 30-minute torrent of rage.
McCain's opposition to repealing Obamacare was just one of many problematic moments for the Republican Party. McCain was a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War and spent more than five years as a POW in Hanoi.
Television footage showed high waves crashing into breakers and flying debris in areas where the storm made landfall. Typhoon Jebi made landfall in the west of the country, bringing heavy rain and winds of up to 216km/h (135 mph).
Ayanna Pressley applauds in front of her supporters during primary day on September 4, 2018 in Chelsea, Massachusetts. The 7th Congressional District is the only one in the state where minorities comprise a majority of the population.
In October 2017, the excise duty on petrol was reduced by Rs 2 per litre, the first such reduction by the current BJP government. This came at a time when India's crude oil imports from Iran had increased by 52 percent in June 2018.
On the Mississippi Gulf Coast, 12 casinos that were ordered closed Tuesday were given permission Wednesday to open at noon. A storm surge covered barrier islands as the storm blew through, and some inland roadways were flooded by the rain.
Thiem was 4-2 ahead in the fourth set before he was again reeled in and he was two points from defeat in the 12th game. But he dug in and trusted in his big weapons, and was rewarded, coming back to win 6-7 6-3 5-7 6-4 6-1.
Kaepernick began the practice of kneeling during the national anthem in 2016 to protest perceived police brutality against blacks. She said Nike unveiled the campaign last week by releasing a film featuring Serena Williams entitled "Voice of Belief".
Neymar Picks His 2018/19 Premier League Top 4
That would be another excellent addition to the Reds squad but they'll no doubt face competition from Barcelona and other clubs. Klopp has been a long-time fan of Rabiot, having tried to sign the midfielder even during his time with Borussia Dortmund.
Former Arizona US Sen. Jon Kyl to replace John McCain
One of the first votes he will cast when he is sworn in as senator will be on the confirmation of Kavanaugh to the high court. We are all saddened by the circumstances that required this appointment and appreciate there was only one John McCain.
Kevin Spacey: LA prosecutors drop sexual assault charge
As the number of accusations escalated, Netflix cut Spacey from his lead role in the award-winning series House of Cards . Seagal is still under scrutiny for another alleged sexual assault , although the details of the accusation are unclear.
Woods, Mickelson in US Ryder Cup team
Furyk will name his final pick on Monday, following this weekend's penultimate PGA Tour event, the BMW Championship. The 42-year-old joins Phil Mickelson and Bryan DeChambeau as the three captain's picks for this year's Ryder Cup.
Ooredoo Oman opens pre-booking for Galaxy Note 9
There's a lot going for the Galaxy Note 9, but it is not ideal , and that's because the flawless smartphone does not exist, still. The 128GB Note 9 , which comes with 6GB of memory, is priced at $1,000, while the 512GB model with 8GB of memory is $1,250.