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Grassley to send Trump Jr. letter asking him to testify
14 July 2017, 09:58 | Katie Chavez
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Grassley has said his committee will subpoena Manafort as well if necessary. Chuck Grassley of Iowa.
It's likely the questioning of Manafort might extend beyond the foreign agent act to probe the more recent allegations. Feinstein's office confirmed that they plan to question him. Thursday requesting that he testify before the committee, Chairman Chuck Grassley told CNN.
The meeting in June a year ago has heightened questions about whether Mr Trump's campaign co-ordinated with the Russian government during the election, which is the focus of federal and congressional investigations. If nothing else, Donald Trump Jr.'s tweets have proved the reality of the situation, and the president can no longer deny it.
But Trump Jr. has said that the lawyer offered no damaging information on Clinton during the meeting.
Akhmetshin, a registered congressional lobbyist, has in the past also done work on behalf of Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya, who was also present at the June 9 meeting at Trump Tower. He was told the Russian government had information that could "incriminate" Clinton and her dealings with Russia. He also said he recognized Manafort because they worked in "adjacent political circles" but never together. "Zero happened from the meeting, and honestly I think the press made a big deal over something that many people would do", he added.
President Trump called on a non-American journalist during Thursday's joint press conference with the President of France, breaking with protocol and denying American journalists a rare opportunity to ask a question of their president.
President Macron hopes to convince Mr Trump to return to the Paris climate accord, which he renounced on June 1st.
"That's why I say, why would he want me? Which is a very interesting point". Trump Jr. does not hold an official position. "Because from day one I wanted a strong military, he doesn't want to see that".
Matthew Miller, a Justice Department spokesman under President Barack Obama, said the revelations would make it easier for Robert Mueller, the special counsel leading the FBI's investigation into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation to meddle in the 2016 election, to subpoena someone from outside Trump's orbit "for an independent account" of the meeting.
Mr Trump sought to excuse his "wonderful" son, saying Ms Veselnitskaya was "not a government lawyer" and "it was a meeting that went very, very quickly ... zero happened from the meeting".
Sekulow said the president was not being investigated by Mueller.
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President Trump defends son's meeting with Russian lawyer
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