Trump just made two problematic admissions about the Trump Tower meeting
Trump just made two problematic admissions about the Trump Tower meeting
Trump blasts media at Pennsylvania rally
06 August, 2018, 07:13
President Donald Trump is concerned about whether his son Donald Trump Jr. might have exposure in the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation, leading to his increasingly frenzied public agitation over Robert Mueller, sources close to the White House tell CNN.
Trump Jr.'s testimony to Congress contained a similar defense as his father's Sunday tweet, indicating that he saw no reason not to accept a meeting that could yield important information about Clinton, even though he was told that it was part of an effort by the government of a hostile power.
In an interview on ABC News' "This Week", Sekulow cited the president's most recent post calling for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to "stop this rigged witch hunt", saying it is well within Trump's constitutional rights.
Trump and his son have both said then-candidate Trump had no advance knowledge of the meeting and that the meeting itself was not useful to the campaign. The surprising claim in Trump's tweet is that it is legal for a campaign to get information from a foreign entity about a political opponent. Also, Trump's attorney Rudy Giulianiconfirmed that there was a preparation meeting that occurred between Trump's campaign team on June 7th, the same day as the speech announcement.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating United States intelligence findings that Russians conspired to sway the election in Mr Trump's favour.
"Well, the question is, how would it be illegal?"
Donald Trump and his son Donald Trump, Jr.at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
"When you look at a meeting that took place a year before - now two years ago - the question is, what law, statute, rule or regulation's been violated, and nobody's pointed to one", Sekulow added.
Still, the attorney said, Trump is "no dummy". "You then misled the country about the objective of the Trump Tower meeting when it became public". Her unannounced presence raised some eyebrows as Hicks has been interviewed by Mueller and was part of the team of staffers that helped draft the original statement on the Trump Tower meeting. "We are fully confident of the accuracy and reliability of the information that has been provided by Donald Trump Jr.in the various investigations". Trump has seethed against what he feels are trumped-up charges against his former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, whose trial began last week and provided a visible reminder of Mueller's work.
Also, if any Americans aided in disseminating the Russian hacked data, then they could be roped in as co-conspirators in Mueller's indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers (GRU) for hacking the DNC, DCCC, and Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign during the 2016 election and leaking through DCLeaks and Guccifer 2.0. Mueller was appointed to take over the probe after the firing.
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Then-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, also participated in that meeting. Speaking to CNN's "New Day" on Monday, Giuliani said he wasn't sure if collusion was a crime .
At a news briefing , Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang accused the usa of engaging in "blackmail", according to Reuters . A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman had earlier called on Washington to "come to its senses" and settle the dispute.
This has very serious implications not just for China, but for all of us, for freedom of information and internet freedom. The work followed a meeting between Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai and a top Chinese government official.
Officials said the meeting this weekend is the largest summer gathering of like-minded donors, with 135 first-time participants. Cramer, a Trump backer, has told allies he remains confident about his chances and will continue to support the president.
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He added the hashtag #BeBest , a reference to an initiative by the first lady, Melania Trump, that aims to help children. That campaign appearance probably turned the tide, as Trump didn't always feel so strongly against James.
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