Giuliani discusses Mueller investigation

Donald Trump's attorney Rudi Giuliani explained why it's dangerous to be interviewed by Robert Mueller, saying "truth isn't truth." ABC News' Arlette Saenz reports.
2:20 | 08/20/18

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We've made it's a Monday good morning everyone I'm Condace Gibson and I Lynda Lopez in for Diane Macedo we begin with the new firestorm surrounding the Russian investigation and a new comment. From president Ron's attorney Rudy Giuliani. In explaining why it's dangerous for president to be interviewed by the special counsel. Giuliani said truth isn't truth ABC's I would science has more on one Giuliani is saying and where the investigation goes from here good morning. Candace and Linda good morning president trump spent the weekend few mean on Twitter over a new report about the White House council's cooperation with the Russia investigation. Sources tell ABC news dumb Indiana has met with Robert Mueller he at least three times and has been questioned more extensively than any other member of the White House. President trump back at the White House brushing off questions about the white house counsel's role in the Russian investigation. This comes after a New York Times report confirmed by ABC news. That White House counsel done again a cooperated extensively with the special counsel. The president pleaded the feeling New York Times wrote seek peace implying that because the White House counsel Don begin it was getting hours of testimony to the special counsel. He must be a John Dean type of rat. But I allowed him and all others to testify I didn't have to I have nothing to high. John Dean Nixon's White House counsel who became a key witness in the Watergate scandal with the tweed of his own. I doubt you have any idea what McGann has told Muller. Also Nixon knew I was meeting with prosecutors because I told him. However he didn't think I would tell them the truth at the same time I'm not going to be rushed in to having him testify. So that he gets trapped in a perjury the president's lead attorney on NBC offered a new explanation for why he's advising the president against an interview with Robert Mueller. And when you tell me that you know he should testify because she's gonna tell the truth that he shouldn't worry. Well that's so silly because it somebody's version of the truth not the truth he didn't have. They a composition this throughout I don't need to go like I know what is and shrug shrug as insurance. Sources tell ABC news that among the topics Robert Mueller wanted to speed the dot again about where the circumstances surrounding the firing a former FBI director James coming. Kenneth and Linda. Highlight signs thanks so much.

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