He entered and exited the House Intelligence Committee hearing from a back door, avoiding the media, and nothing was immediately released about the discussions. He acknowledged having discussed the June 9 meeting and the emails that went into establishing that meeting after those emails became public.
This is the first time that House lawmakers have questioned Trump Jr. about his interactions with the President around the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting, which the younger Trump attended after being promised dirt on Hillary Clinton's campaign and after being informed that the Russian government wanted his father to win the presidency.
"Today, I understand why it took place to begin with and why it ended so quickly with a feeling of mutual disappointment and time wasted", she wrote of the meeting, according to NBC. It was then that Trump Jr., per the sources, said Clinton's testimony was not the same: she was testifying about the 2012 attack in Benghazi where four Americans were killed.
Trump Jr. had gone into the meeting expecting to receive information on Hillary Clinton that would contribute to his father's election victory.
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Mueller's Trump Finances Subpoena Was Never Sent, Here's Why The spending was summarized in a report released Tuesday , the first of what Mueller's office said will be twice-a-year updates. Mueller filed charges against Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and his business partner Rick Gates on October 30.
But Republicans on the committee told reporters they weren't troubled by Trump Jr.'s refusal to answer questions.
In emails pitching Trump Jr. on the meeting, Goldstone said Veselnitskaya was able to provide the Trump campaign with "some official documents and information that would incriminate Hillary (Clinton) and her dealings with Russian Federation".
Veselnitskaya said of the meeting: "Donald Trump, Jr. asked if I had any financial documents proving that what may have been illegally obtained funds were also being donated to Mrs. Clinton's foundation".
Goldstone set up the meeting on behalf of his client, Russian pop star Emin Agalarov, whose father, Aras, is a Russian real estate mogul with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
This is silly. "Attorney-client privilege" shields conversations between attorneys and clients. Richard Painter, a University of Minnesota law professor who previously served as chief ethics counsel to President George W. Bush, told ThinkProgress that the privilege "only covers a conversation that is undertaken for the goal of getting legal advice". The official line from the Trump Administration since day one has been that that meeting was just about adoption.
"The general rule is that a conversation is *not* privileged if a third person is present for the conversation with an attorney and a client", Mariotti said. And that's now a matter of interest to special counsel Robert Mueller and Congress. "Counsel made a claim of attorney-client privilege".
The House has to approve the articles of impeachment by a simple majority before they would move on to the Senate. All Republicans voted to turn away Green's resolution , while four Democratic lawmakers voted present.
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Instead, Russia blames Grigory Rodchenkov, the former director of Moscow and Sochi testing laboratories, as a rogue employee. In May, it was reported that Russian athletes taking performance-enhancing drugs were protected by a urine-swapping scheme.
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Michigan's win in that series came during the 3-9 season Harbaugh referenced in 2016. "Good for (the Big Ten ) to have him back". Dantonio's players took to twitter to voice their displeasure about being passed over. "I think that's what we have".
Losing once is better than losing twice. "I think everybody just kind of believed that we were going to do it", Hornibrook said. A similar situation happened previous year , when Penn State won the Big Ten Championship Game but had two losses.
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