Monday, July 17, 2017


"How are Trump Jr. revelations resonating politically?" PBS NewsHour 7/12/2017


SUMMARY:  How are Americans on both sides of the aisle reacting to revelations about a meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer?  Matt Schlapp of the American Conservative Union and Karine Jean-Pierre of join Judy Woodruff to discuss how the developments are shaping what lawmakers and voters think.

"Trump legal team distances president from son's meeting with Russian lawyer" PBS NewsHour 7/12/2017


SUMMARY:  How do the bombshell revelations in Donald Trump Jr.'s emails affect the Russia investigation?  That was the big question across Capitol Hill, after it was revealed the President's son tried to get damaging information on Hillary Clinton, provided by the Russian government.  John Yang reports on how lawmakers and others are responding.

"Did Donald Trump Jr. break the law? Two legal experts weigh in" PBS NewsHour 7/12/2017


SUMMARY:  Donald Trump Jr.'s release of his Russia-related email exchange reignited a legal debate about whether members of the Trump campaign engaged in unlawful activity.  Former White House Counsel Bob Bauer and Jed Shugerman of Fordham Law School join Judy Woodruff to offer different perspectives on the legal questions surrounding the controversy.

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