Sen. Coons: Trump's 'Closeness' to Putin Is 'Alarming'
14 January, 2019, 02:10 | Author: Sheila Harris
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"Cohen, who will testify in Congress on February 7, insists that he has never been to Prague, but added in a tweet: "#Mueller knows everything!"
Trump responded to the report Saturday during a telephone interview broadcast on Fox News Channel after host Jeanine Pirro asked whether he is now or has ever worked for Russian Federation.
Things are obviously heating up in the New Year when it comes to the Mueller investigation and U.S. - Russian Federation relations in general. "These people make it up", Trump said. "Unlike President Obama, who let Russian Federation and other foreign adversaries push America around, President Trump has actually been tough on Russian Federation", according to CNN.
The report about Trump's meetings with Putin follows a Friday report from The New York Times that the F.B.I. opened an investigation into whether or not Trump was acting on Russia's behalf after Trump fired former F.B.I. director James Comey in 2017.
"I think it's the most insulting thing I have ever been asked", Mr. Trump told Pirro by phone, without explicitly denying the charge.
The FBI did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
President Trump has denied keeping details of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin from his own administration. He also accused the Post of fabricating the report.
A separate source said Baker told investigators the internal FBI debate over the president's decision to fire Comey on May 9, 2017, included personnel who have since left the bureau for cause, retired, or have been demoted. And Trump's efforts to keep meetings with Putin under wraps only exacerbate this threat.
Adam Schiff, the head of the House Intelligence Committee, tweeted that Democrats on the committee had sought previous year to obtain interpreters' notes or testimony about Trump's private meeting with Putin in Helsinki, but Republicans voted them down. He also said Barr must allow Mueller to release a copy of his final report to the public.
When asked about the FBI's counterintelligence investigation of Trump as a potential threat to national security, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told CBS News in a taped interview that "the notion that President Trump is a threat to American national security is absolutely ludicrous".
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Trump concealed details of Putin meeting
There was a translator so I'm sure she took notes down simultaneously in order to translate. That, according to the Post , was when USA officials became aware of Trump's efforts.