US president defends son after emails over Russian campaign help


"In retrospect I probably would have done things a little differently", Trump Jr. said. Never? He's never heard of Charlie Trie, the man who was funneling millions to the Clintons on behalf of Chinese interests? "He was open, transparent and innocent".

"I have a lot of people come on my show and say things that aren't true", Cuomo said.

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The co-hosts also addressed the crude remarks Trump had made, saying on their show, "we're OK". Someone sent me an email.

There's also tension inside the White House as Vice President Mike Pence's communications team issued its own statement, appearing to distance Pence from the president. If you were truly worried about collusion and kompromat, then you would have been concerned about Hillary's foundation engaging in favor-trading with a number of hostile and illiberal powers - including, The New York Times has reported, Russian oligarchs.

The emails between Trump Jr. and Goldstone contain no evidence that the president's son was informed of the larger alleged Russian effort to meddle in the U.S. presidential election.

On the top half of the chalkboard, Colbert drew a straight line linking four Trump officials - advisor Carter Page, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, campaign manager Paul Manafort and senior advisor Jared Kushner - who have admitted to meeting with Russian ambassadors during the campaign. Lindsey Graham, S.C., one of the few GOP lawmakers to offer criticism, adding that Trump Jr.

Trump on Wednesday also attempted to shift blame to Clinton, writing on Twitter: "Look what Hillary Clinton may have gotten away with". Below, Colbert connects the dots to find out what this all means.

"At this point, I would like to issue a formal apology", Colbert joked.

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Recipients of the cash included Clinton, Obama, US Sen.

Trump gives a speech in Warsaw contradicting an earlier speech he gave in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The investigation is now more than just obstruction of justice in investigation. Trump Jr. responded with enthusiasm and proceeded to meet with the lawyer. "As a result, it has no real parent figure, no one invested in its success, no one primarily responsible for promoting it to other colleagues and the media".

It was something, at least, amid the weakness and evasion. Thom Tillis of North Carolina. We don't live in that country now. There's so much smoke.' But we don't know if there's a fire. "This is moving into perjury, false statements, and even into potentially treason". Trump erroneously claims the CIA sought the server. "I think it is very important that these professionals and these committees do their job so we can get to the bottom of all of this". Kushner left the meeting after about 7 minutes.

On Wednesday, he is to depart to Paris for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron and to participate in flag-waving Bastille Day ceremonies. He has told friends that he understands the optics are bad but that the media has overblown the meeting and has vowed to fight back, which some allies are cautioning against. After the Times secured copies of emails exchanged between Trump Jr. and publicist, Rob Goldstone, the president's son tweeted out photos of the entire exchange. Though Sanders called charges of collusion "ridiculous", the White House press briefing remained off-camera for the second consecutive day, limiting the power of her pushback.

This post was syndicated from The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News. While in Poland, he publicly disparages U.S. intelligence agencies.