President Trump on Sunday pushed back against reporting that he’s concerned that his son Donald Trump Jr. may be implicated in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
“Fake News reporting, a complete fabrication, that I am concerned about the meeting my wonderful son, Donald, had in Trump Tower,” the president tweeted. Trump appeared to be referring to CNN and Washington Post stories published Saturday, both of which reported that he is becoming increasingly anxious about his son’s legal fate.
“This was a meeting to get information on an opponent, totally legal and done all the time in politics – and it went nowhere. I did not know about it!” he added, defending the meeting that has become a flashpoint in Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 campaign.
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