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Trump plays golf with Kid Rock at Mar-a-Lago as speculation mounts over Mueller Report’s findings

With the Mueller Report’s key findings expected to be revealed on Sunday, President Trump relaxed on Saturday by hitting the links with rocker-rapper Kid Rock.

The president was photographed smiling next to the Bawitdaba crooner at his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach on Saturday.

Kid Rock, who posted the image on his Twitter account, was appropriately dressed for the occasion.

He wore a red sweater vest over a white collared shirt, which complemented his American-flag style slacks and what looked like a gold belt. 

President Trump (right) played golf with Kid Rock (left) at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach on Saturday

Trump, who is spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, spent about five hours at the course , with sunny skies above and a high of 77 degrees

Trump, who is spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, spent about five hours at the course , with sunny skies above and a high of 77 degrees

Trump (seen left with guests at Mar-a-Lago on Friday) has reportedly been in a good mood as word came down that Special Counsel Robert Mueller will likely not recommend any further indictments

Trump (seen left with guests at Mar-a-Lago on Friday) has reportedly been in a good mood as word came down that Special Counsel Robert Mueller will likely not recommend any further indictments

Trump was standing next to him in his red ‘USA’ hat, white collared shirt, and blue slacks.

‘Another great day on the links!,’ the Michigan-born musician wrote.

‘Thank you to POTUS for having me and to EVERYONE at Trump International for being so wonderful.

‘What a great man, so down to earth and so fun to be with!!

‘KEEP AMERICA GREAT!!’

Kid Rock is an outspoken supporter of Republicans and was one of the first to back Trump during the GOP primary in 2015. He also considered running for the U.S. Senate seat from Michigan. 

Trump has spent the day at his Florida golf course, appearing carefree but remaining silent on Twitter after Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed his final report.

Trump, who is spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, spent about five hours at the course, with sunny skies above and a high of 77 degrees. 

Upon leaving the club shortly after 2pm, he was spotted smiling and waving to supporters who lined the motorcade route.  

A White House official said that Trump was golfing with three partners, but declined to name them or say whether Trump had been discussing his thoughts about the Mueller report on the links. The White House confirmed that Trump has still not been briefed on the contents of the report.

Attorney General Bill Barr’s summary of the report to Congress is now expected to be delivered no sooner than Sunday, an official said. 

Trump, who is spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, spent about five hours at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida on Saturday. He is seen as his motorcade returns to Mar-a-Lago

Trump, who is spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, spent about five hours at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida on Saturday. He is seen as his motorcade returns to Mar-a-Lago

Trump smiled and waved to supporters on Saturday after hitting the links. He has still not been briefed on the contents of the Mueller report, and AG Barr is not expected to send his summary to Congress any sooner than Sunday

Trump smiled and waved to supporters on Saturday after hitting the links. He has still not been briefed on the contents of the Mueller report, and AG Barr is not expected to send his summary to Congress any sooner than Sunday 

Trump seemed relaxed and carefree after spending a day on the golf course, as he returned to Mar-a-Lago

Trump seemed relaxed and carefree after spending a day on the golf course, as he returned to Mar-a-Lago

Trump supporters gathered in Palm Beach to line the president's motorcade route as he returned to Mar-a-Lago

Trump supporters gathered in Palm Beach to line the president’s motorcade route as he returned to Mar-a-Lago

A supporter salutes as the motorcade carrying President Donald Trump leaves Trump International Golf Club on Saturday

A supporter salutes as the motorcade carrying President Donald Trump leaves Trump International Golf Club on Saturday

Earlier in the day, Trump was spotted perusing a newspaper on the way to Trump International, and wearing reading glasses, a red ‘USA’ hat and white polo shirt. 

On Friday, a senior Justice Department official said that Mueller will file no more indictments with federal courts, meaning the president, his inner circle of present and former confidants and his family members are out of immediate legal jeopardy.

Trump had already arrived at his Florida retreat on Friday afternoon when Barr revealed that he had received the report.

The president learned of the development as he sat on the tiled patio at Mar-a-Lago with the First Lady and their son Barron, according to CNN. 

Later, he appeared on stage at an fundraiser for the Palm Beach Republicans in the club’s ballroom, but did not mention the Mueller report in his remarks, according to the network. At the event, Senator Lindsey Graham called on the FBI to investigate Hillary Clinton, sparking chants of ‘lock her up!’ 

Trump is spotted publicly for the first time since word of Mueller's report broke, appearing carefree as his motorcade rolled from Mar-a-Lago to Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida on Saturday morning

Trump is spotted publicly for the first time since word of Mueller’s report broke, appearing carefree as his motorcade rolled from Mar-a-Lago to Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida on Saturday morning

Trump was seen perusing a newspaper, and wearing reading glasses, a red 'USA' hat and white polo shirt. There was no word on any planned golf partners for the day, though the weather forecast was ideal at 77 and sunny

Trump was seen perusing a newspaper, and wearing reading glasses, a red ‘USA’ hat and white polo shirt. There was no word on any planned golf partners for the day, though the weather forecast was ideal at 77 and sunny

The president has remained uncharacteristically silent in the wake of the news, not tweeting once since word broke that Mueller had concluded his probe

The president has remained uncharacteristically silent in the wake of the news, not tweeting once since word broke that Mueller had concluded his probe

Trump's supporters greet his motorcade as it travels from Mar-a-Lago to Trump International Golf Course on Saturday

Trump’s supporters greet his motorcade as it travels from Mar-a-Lago to Trump International Golf Course on Saturday

The White House has not received a copy of the report or been briefed on it, according to Press Secretary Sarah Sanders.

‘The next steps are up to Attorney General Barr, and we look forward to the process taking its course,’ Sanders said in a statement. 

Barr is expected to brief Congress on the key findings of the report as early as this weekend. 

The president has remained uncharacteristically silent in the wake of the news, not tweeting once since word broke that Mueller had concluded his probe.

His silence has led some Trump critics to suspect that Mueller has uncovered incriminating information, but Trump’s supporters insist that the lack of new indictments is vindication for the president. 

Trump’s motorcade on Saturday morning was the first public sighting of the president since word of the Mueller report broke.

On Friday afternoon, a few hours prior to the news, he appeared relaxed and smiling alongside First Lady Melania during a a photo opportunity with Caribbean leaders before a working meeting at Mar-a-Lago.

Melania and Donald Trump hosted Caribbean leaders at Mar-a-Lago, Florida on Friday, hours before word of the report

Melania and Donald Trump hosted Caribbean leaders at Mar-a-Lago, Florida on Friday, hours before word of the report

The president and First Lady appeared at Mar-a-Lago earlier on the same day that Robert Mueller handed in his repor

The president and First Lady appeared at Mar-a-Lago earlier on the same day that Robert Mueller handed in his repor

Melania wore a linen silk dress from UK brand LK Bennett featuring distracting bold orange, white and black Aztec-inspired prints.

The cinched-in-at-the-waist ‘Andrea’ round-neck occasion dress is currently on sale for $282.50, down from $565. Melania paired the midi-length half price frock with Christian Louboutin heels.

Trump has no public events scheduled until he departs Mar-a-Lago to return to the White House on Sunday afternoon.

As the president relaxes in Florida, news of Mueller’s report has lit DC on fire, with political partisans from both sides trying to spin developments in their favor amid the gap in information about what the report contains.

The next step is up to Barr, who is charged with writing his own account of Mueller’s findings and sending it to Congress. In a letter to lawmakers, he declared he was committed to transparency and speed. He said he could provide details as soon as this weekend. 

With no details released at this point, it’s not known whether Mueller’s report answers the core questions of his investigation: Did Trump’s campaign collude with the Kremlin to sway the 2016 presidential election in favor of the celebrity businessman? Also, did Trump take steps later, including by firing his FBI director, to obstruct the probe?

But the delivery of the report does mean the investigation has concluded without any public charges of a criminal conspiracy between the campaign and Russia, or of obstruction by the president. A Justice Department official confirmed that Mueller was not recommending any further indictments.

That person, who described the document as ‘comprehensive,’ was not authorized to discuss the probe and asked for anonymity.

The Robert Mueller-led probe was over Friday

Robert Mueller pictured Thursday

The Robert Mueller-led probe was over Friday. Mueller is pictured arriving at his Washington DC office Thursday night

Attorney General William Barr (center) arrives at home in McLean, Virginia on Friday evening

Attorney General William Barr (center) arrives at home in McLean, Virginia on Friday evening

That’s good news for a handful of Trump associates and family members dogged by speculation of possible wrongdoing. 

They include Donald Trump Jr., who had a role in arranging a Trump Tower meeting at the height of the 2016 election campaign with a Kremlin-linked lawyer, and Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who was interviewed at least twice by Mueller’s prosecutors. 

It wasn’t immediately clear whether Mueller might have referred additional investigations to the Justice Department.

All told, Mueller charged 34 people, including the president’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, and three Russian companies. 

Twenty-five Russians were indicted on charges related to election interference, accused either of hacking Democratic email accounts during the campaign or of orchestrating a social media campaign that spread disinformation on the internet. 

Five Trump aides pleaded guilty and agreed to cooperate with Mueller and a sixth, longtime confidant Roger Stone, is awaiting trial on charges that he lied to Congress and engaged in witness tampering.

It’s unclear what steps Mueller might take if he uncovered what he believes to be criminal wrongdoing by Trump, in light of Justice Department legal opinions that have held that sitting presidents may not be indicted. 

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