A visual history of the Mueller investigation


Editorial cartoonist Ann Telnaes has depicted the events leading up to and during special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation, which began in May 2017. That’s a whole lot of nothingburgers. Here’s a chronological look at the Russia probe and its major players so far, through her eyes.

May 10, 2017
Follow the Trump money

May 11, 2017
The little king is angry

May 19, 2017
Trump doesn’t have a good track record of honesty

June 16, 2017
Muzzling justice

July 10, 2017
Another Russian nothingburger

July 20, 2017
You’re the puppet!

July 26, 2017
Who Trump is really aiming for

Sept. 20, 2017
Follow the tie

Oct. 30, 2017
A Manafort nothingburger is now on the menu

Nov. 3, 2017
What a tangled web Trump weaves

Jan. 4, 2018
The Trump
family laundry

Jan. 17, 2018
Gagging for the White House

Jan. 22, 2018
Pence sells his soul

Jan. 24, 2018
Hoisted by his own petard

Jan. 26, 2018
Trump should cut back on his nothingburgers

Feb. 20, 2018
Tweety Twitter bird Trump

March 1, 2018
Draining the Trump presidency

March 16, 2018
Mueller takes a step over Trump’s red line

March 18, 2018
Rotten to the core

March 19, 2018
Trump is lashing out

March 22, 2018
When Trump wants to change the subject

April 10, 2018
Another nothingburger with all the fixers

April 13, 2018
Trump has new reason to worry: His lawyer taped conversations

Ann Telnaes is an editorial cartoonist for The Washington Post.

She won the Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning in 2001.