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President Trump delivers remarks following a shooting that injured a member of Congress and law enforcement officers at the White House on June 14, 2017, in Washington. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)MoreCloseclosemore
President Trump delivers remarks following a shooting that injured a member of Congress and law enforcement officers at the White House on June 14, 2017, in Washington. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Trump responded Thursday morning to reports that the special counsel appointed to investigate his campaign's possible ties to Russian election meddling is now also focusing on whether the president attempted to obstruct justice.

Trump tweeted about it this morning, calling the development a "witch hunt." NPR's Carrie Johnson (@johnson_carrie) joins Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti to discuss the latest.

This segment aired on June 15, 2017.

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