Watch: Matt Whitaker Defends Donald Trump Jr.'s Meeting with Russians at Trump Tower

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Newsweek—Whitaker replaces Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who was asked to resign by U.S. President Donald Trump, as the country’s top law official.

'You would always take that meeting': New acting AG defended Don Jr. for meeting with Russians at Trump Tower. Just a few months before he joined the Justice Department as the attorney general’s chief of staff, now-acting AG Matthew Whitaker defended Donald Trump Jr. for meeting with Russians at Trump Tower the year prior. “What happened here is this lawyer used a pretext to get a meeting with, y... The post ‘You would always take that meeting’: New acting AG defended Don Jr. for meeting with Russians at Trump Tower appeared first on Raw Story.