if he is not an official agent in writing of the US Government, would that not also be a violation of the logan act?

Yes. Jimmy Carter has acted in this capacity in several instances, outside of the purview of the government; heck, if the Logan Act were enforced, Dennis Rodman would be in jail. :-)

Any attempt to use the Logan Act against Trump as a reason to impeach will destroy Mueller’s credibility. He won’t have the Republicans just opposing him, he’ll have them laughing at him.

“SHIT! 10 million dollars of taxpayer money and a government funded sideshow that lasted an entire year, and all you could come up with is THAT?????”

You can hear it now.

Free markets, free minds. Question all narratives. If you think one political party is right and the other party is evil, the problem with our politics is you.

Free markets, free minds. Question all narratives. If you think one political party is right and the other party is evil, the problem with our politics is you.