Spicer to appear on Kimmel next week

Marie Harrington
September 10, 2017

The requests indicate the scope of Mueller's investigation has expanded beyond the campaign to include individuals who joined Trump's team after the election.

He also declined to discuss the specifics of Mueller's requests.

The Washington Post first reported that Mueller is specifically looking to interview a half-dozen Trump associates connected to those episodes.

Trump Jr. later revealed that he had taken the meeting after Veselnitskaya teased information that would "incriminate" Hillary Clinton from the Russian government. Priebus, who was chief of staff during all of these exchanges, would have likely been familiar with Trump's meetings with Comey.

Trump Jr, along with Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and campaign chairman Paul Manafort, met with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya.

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The investigation may determine whether anyone from the White House was trying to obstruct justice by intentionally issuing a misleading statement.

He didn't officially leave the White House until the end of August.

Maybe Spicer felt he owed ABC after proving wrong reports he was going to compete on the next season of Dancing With The Stars, dashing dreams of many Reporters Who Cover Washington.

Flynn later said the topic could have come up. While Yates told a congressional panel in May that McGahn asked her whether Flynn should be immediately dismissed, he was only let go weeks later after news reports exposed details of his contacts with the Russian ambassador.

In addition, "White House officials are expecting that Mueller will seek additional interviews, possibly with family members, including Kushner", according to the Post.

Other reports by TheSundaySentinel

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