Trump urges Mueller to admit conflict of interest in pending investigation

Critics saw Giuliani's statements as indicative that the president's defense against accusations of working with Russian contacts to help him win the election is rapidly unraveling. Nevertheless, Trump's legal team is preparing to counter the results of the investigation. "But that doesn't matter because there was No Collusion (except by Crooked Hillary and the Democrats)!".

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election has not publicly produced evidence that the president engaged in criminal activity during the campaign.

At this point, Ms Camerota reminded the presidential lawyers he had promised to talk to her "all day" about accusation of Russia's collusion into Donald Trump's victorious campaign in 2016.


Former FBI Director James Comey said during a CNN town hall in April that "collusion is actually not a thing that exists under the federal laws of the United States", and that he "had never heard the term until it appeared in the media". The strategy may be the latest in Trump's efforts to strip legitimacy from the Mueller probe, which he has long denounced as a "witch hunt".

"You start analyzing the crime-the hacking is the crime.The President didn't hack".

Of course, whether or not Trump was there is not the question. "We don't think they have a legitimate investigation", he said. Prosecutors say Manafort hid millions of dollars in income from lobbying for Ukrainian politicians, failed to pay taxes while spending the money on USA real estate and luxury purchases and lied to banks to take out more than $20 million in loans. Prosecutors will also argue that Manafort fraudulently obtained millions more in bank loans, including during his time on the campaign.


The Washington Post reported in July 2017 that some of Trump's lawyers were exploring ways to limit or undercut Mueller's probe.

Mueller's probe has gone on for a year and a half and so far has filed mostly "process" charges campaign workers unrelated any Trump campaign relationship with Russian Federation. Gates, who cut a plea deal with Mueller earlier this year, is expected to testify against his former mentor.

Should Manafort be convicted, the investigation by Mr Mueller could gain some momentum. Three Russian companies have also been charged.


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