Trump’s lawyer pushes insane lie about Trump’s Lester Holt interview

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@thinkprogress—During an interview on Wednesday’s edition of Chris Cuomo’s CNN show, Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow suggested that footage of the infamous May 2017 interview with NBC’s Lester Holt in which the president essentially copped to obstruction of justice has somehow been doctored. Sekulow offered no evidence for his claim, which isn’t consistent with video of […]

Without Evidence, Trump Accuses NBC’s Lester Holt of “Fudging” Interview. President Donald Trump on Thursday accused NBC’s Lester Holt of “fudging the tape” of the May 2017 interview during which the president admitted he planned to fire former FBI director James Comey regardless of the Justice Department’s recommendation, directly contradicting the White House’s initial statements. That extraordinary admission, along with the president’s disclosure to Holt that the […]