16:09Senate Panel Releases Interview Transcripts With Trump Jr

Postado Mai 16, 2018

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While answering the questions, Donald Trump Jr. said that he couldn't remember whether he had discussed the Russian Federation investigation with his father.

LA Times reporter Chris Megerian Tweeted out a portion of the transcript which shows Don Jr. denying that he's spoken with his dad about a number of Russia-related topics.

Democrats on the committee have raised the possibility that father and son could have discussed the proposed meeting while Trump Jr. was in the midst of arranging it with Russian pop star Emin Agalarov and his British publicist, Rob Goldstone.

Daily Beast reporter Lachlan Markay highlighted a portion of the transcript in which Trump Jr. couldn't remember a four-minute phone call he'd placed to blocked number on the day of the Trump Tower meeting.

"Individuals rightly have many questions on this assembly, and right now, we're releasing the transcripts and reveals from interviews we've carried out to permit the general public to know what we all know", Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, mentioned in a press release.

The meeting is under scrutiny in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation.