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Donald Trump Jr. would not tell House investigators Wednesday what he and his father discussed after reports surfaced about a June 2016 meeting he had in Trump Tower with Russians, citing attorney-client privilege because of the presence of attorneys during the exchange with his father.

President Donald Trump and his son had a conversation this summer after Trump Jr. produced emails about his involvement in the Trump Tower meeting, according to Rep. Adam Schiff, a California Democrat and the committee’s ranking member who attended the Wednesday session. At the classified hearing, Trump Jr. acknowledged speaking with senior White House aide Hope Hicks to help craft a response to the initial reports, sources said.

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POLITICO

“As the White House contends with questions about who knew about former national security adviser Michael Flynn lying to the FBI, people close to Vice President Mike Pence are trying to make clear that President Donald Trump’s No. 2 knew nothing at all.

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POLITICUS USA

The fact that Mike Pence is now lawyering up suggests that, while he has largely flown under the radar with respect to the Russia scandal, he may have reason to worry after all.

“Conservatives begin to whisper: President Pence”


POLITICO

With Trump swamped by self-inflicted scandals, Republicans find solace in the man waiting in the wings.

“Sally Yates Is About To Blow The Russia Scandal Wide Open By Debunking Trump’s Lies”


POLITICUS USA

Sally Yates is described as being motivated and ready to set the record straight about the warning that she gave the White House about Mike Flynn’s Russia activities when he testifies before the Senate.

“ST. PADDY’S DAY WALK OF SHAME”


SALON

In America, the Irish are now so white that they’re all over the White House, conveniently ignoring histor

“The most dangerous man in Trump’s world”


MSNBC

LOOK FOR THE TITLE ON PAGE.

LOOK FOR THE TITLE ON PAGE.

‘Donald Trump’s Think Tank’ admits ‘religious freedom’ means anti-LGBT discrimination”


THINK PROGRESS

The Heritage Foundation won’t accept any LGBT protections no matter the religious exemptions.

The Heritage Foundation won’t accept any LGBT protections no matter the religious exemptions.

“A simple guide to how you can throw sand in the Trump administration’s gears”


THINK PROGRESS

You can resist from the comfort of your own desk.

You can resist from the comfort of your own desk.

“Don’t look now: It’s President Pence! Donald Trump can be deposed, even without impeachment”


SALON

Given Trump's erratic behavior in his first few days, Washington is starting to murmur about the 25th Amendment

Given Trump’s erratic behavior in his first few days, Washington is starting to murmur about the 25th Amendment