Trump Reiterates Story On 2016 Trump Tower Meeting, Adds It Was Legal

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President Trump tweeted Sunday that the meeting between his son and a Kremlin-connected lawyer at Trump Tower in 2016 was to get information on an opponent. Trump has characterized the meeting that way before, but Sunday he called the meeting "totally legal," which may not be the case.

Here & Now's Robin Young breaks down the news with NPR senior Washington editor Ron Elving (@NPRrelving), as well as the latest on former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's trial.

This segment aired on August 6, 2018.


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