Robert Mueller has spent $3.2 million on special counsel's Russian Federation investigation

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It said investigators wanted information on certain money and credit transactions, and that key documents had already been handed over.

Mueller's office says in the report that about $1.7 million was for salary and benefits, and more than $223,000 was spent on travel-related expenses. The president's financial disclosure of June 16 reported $130 million in debt, a figure the bank has not publicly confirmed.

President Donald Trump visits the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Welfare Square food distribution center in Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S., December 4.

Trump borrowed $640m in 2005 from the bank to build Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago.

Separately, Deutsche Bank has lent Trump up to $170 million for the Old Post Office, a historic Washington property where he has opened a hotel. The case was settled in 2009.

In January, Deutsche Bank agreed to pay $630 million in fines for organizing $10 billion in sham trades that could have been used to launder money out of Russian Federation.

The special counsel investigation run by Robert Mueller has cost taxpayers more in four months than what the investigation into the Benghazi terrorist attack cost in over two years. The president's financial records could potentially show whether Trump owes or has received money from suspects connected to Russian Federation. Mueller incorporated several ongoing investigations within the Justice Department including those of Trump campaign contacts with Russian Federation, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's business activities and former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Despite previous denials due to privacy issues, Deutsche Bank - which has made loans to the Trump Organization for millions of dollars - finally delivered the required information to the investigation, something that implies that the special lawyer has come to the heart of the matter.

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