Trump says he didn’t know about Trump Tower meeting. His speech 2 days before it suggests otherwise.

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@thinkprogress—As Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer and fixer, reportedly indicates he’s willing to testify that Trump knew in advance about a June 9, 2016 meeting between top Trump campaign officials and Kremlin-connected Russians who promised political dirt on Hillary Clinton, Trump publicly denied having such knowledge. But a speech he gave on June 7, […]

Publicist Who Arranged Trump Tower Meeting Admits ‘I Didn’t Know What I Was Even Talking About’. NEW YORK -- Rob Goldstone, the English publicist and music manager, admitted that “I didn't know what I was really even talking about” when he sent a much publicized email to Donald Trump Jr. to set up the infamous Trump Tower meeting claiming to possess incriminating information and documents on Hillary Clinton originating with “the Crown prosecutor of Russia.”