Article from Fox News by Fox News Staff.

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) questioned why the FBI raided the office of President Trump’s attorney on Monday, saying that the action was a “great overstep” in Robert Mueller’s original Russia investigation.

Michael Cohen’s home and hotel room were also searched. The action was based in part on a referral from the special counsel, according to Cohen’s lawyer.

The New York Times reported that some of the documents were related to communications between Cohen and the president, as well as Stormy Daniels.

“Going after someone’s personal attorney is a great overstep, I think, in the authority of the prosecutor. This is why I have opposed having special prosecutors for almost anything,” Paul said on “America’s Newsroom.”

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