• Senate intel panel breaks with Trump and House Republicans, concludes Russia meddled in the 2016 election to help Trump and hurt Clinton

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Senate Intelligence Committee leaders said Wednesday that they agreed with the US intelligence community's assessment that Russia interfered in the 2016 election to help President Donald Trump.
    "The Russian effort was extensive, sophisticated, and ordered by President Putin himself for the purpose of helping Donald Trump and hurting Hillary Clinton," Sen. Mark Warner, the committee's vice chairman, said.
    The findings depart from the House Intelligence Committee's report last month, which implied that Russia's goal was more to sow discord than specifically aid Trump.
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  • Donald Trump Jr. explains his infamous initial response to possibly getting dirt on Hillary Clinton from the Russians

    Donald Trump Jr. explains his infamous initial response to possibly getting dirt on Hillary Clinton from the Russians

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In closed-door testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee released Wednesday, Donald Trump Jr. explained his infamous "if it's what you say I love it" response to music publicist Rob Goldstone in an email exchange preceding a June 2016 Trump Tower meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer.
    Goldstone said Russia could provide dirt on 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.
    Trump Jr. said in his testimony that the "love it" comment was simply a "colloquial term used to say, 'Hey, great, thank you.'"
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