Donald Trump defends Donald Trump Jr. Trump Tower meeting

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'I think our decisions will get made in the next week to 10 days, ' Giuliani told Politico on Friday. We're going to give our advice. But the speech never happened, and Trump Jr. has said that the Russians failed to produce their promised "dirt" on Clinton. That will be argued at the district court then it would go to the court of appeals, then it would go to the Supreme Court of the United States, ' he said. He was grossly unprepared or he was just deliberately being evasive.

Mueller would have the option to issue a subpoena forcing the president to testify if Trump chose not to be interviewed.

"And there's a lot of language articles and precedent against that".

"We have investigated this matter for over a year and are in command of the facts", Futerfas said.

Donald Trump made a startling admission in a Twitter message early Sunday morning, acknowledging the true goal of his son's June 2016 meeting with Russian agents.

"The question is, how would it be illegal?" he asked.

President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that the 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with top Trump campaign officials and a Kremlin-linked Russian lawyer was to get information on his opponent Hillary Clinton.

The Latest on President Donald Trump and his comments about a meeting campaign officials and Russians at Trump Tower.

"The Fake News hates me saying that they are the Enemy of the People only because they know it's TRUE", Trump tweeted from his Bedminster golf resort in New Jersey.

Trump's tweet was a "pretty remarkable shifting of explanations about this meeting", Stephanopoulos pointed out.

The president's attorneys at first denied Trump's involvement in drafting the response to the Times, but months later, in a letter meant to explain why Mueller should not interview Trump, they agreed that the president had, in fact, been the author of the statement. That initial statement said the meeting "primarily" involved a discussion of an obscure law governing American adoptions of Russians - not opposition research on Hillary Clinton.

Before he was president, private citizen Donald Trump sat for several depositions in legal cases related to his businesses.

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on two of his favorite targets: the special counsel Russian Federation probe and the news media. "As far as when did we correct it, the important part is the information that we've shared with the office of special counsel, I'm not going to get into the details, but we were very clear as to the situation involving that trip and the statements that were made to The New York Times". "I've talked about that before". 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. "He walks in. He wants to take over and make the deposition his deposition even though it is mine".

The President this week has for the first time said that Attorney General Jeff Sessions "should stop" the Mueller probe.

"If the special council makes the determination and gets the authority, and that's a question, they have to have the authority to seek that subpoena", he added. "Now, that's a different statement than saying that there's proof beyond a reasonable doubt of a criminal conspiracy", Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the ranking member Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said on CBS's "Face the Nation" show on Sunday. "They can also cause War!"

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