Trump denies knowing about Trump Tower meeting

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, claims that Trump knew about a now-infamous 2016 meeting with Russians at Trump Tower.
1:39 | 07/27/18

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President trump on the south line taking a victory lap on the economy. We are the economic NB of the entire world but the president took no questions about that new bombshell relating to Russia. Multiple sources tell ABC news Michael Cohen the president's former personal attorney and fixer. Claims then candidate trump had advanced knowledge about the June when he sixteen trump tower meeting. While they are Donald Trump junior Jerry Kushner and hold me in a Ford met with several Russians including a lawyer promising dirt on Hillary Clinton. The president pleaded a denial. I did not know of the meeting with my son Don junior sounds to me like someone is trying to make up stories in order to get himself out of an un relief and jam. On CNN the president's current attorney called Cohen a liar there's no doubt in my mind that he's just not credible Cohen to tourney Levy Davis declined to comment on the story. In another twist federal prosecutors have subpoenaed the trump organization's chief financial officer Alan Weiss oberg one of the most powerful people in the Trump Organization. Is mentioned on that new tape port trumping Cohen appear to discuss buying the rights to the story of Playboy playmate Karen McDoogle. Who claims she had an affair with trump which the White House denies. I've spoken Alan watts over about how to set the whole thing up. With. Funding. Yes. Despite clinging in the president knew about that trump tower meeting ahead of time Cullen has yet to present any evidence backing up that claim. Partly signs in C news Washington.

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