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Secret Service: Trump Jr. not under protection
during meeting with Russian lawyer

Politico, by Rebecca Morin

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Posted By:Drive, 7/17/2017 7:36:25 AM

The U.S. Secret Service on Sunday said Donald Trump Jr. was not under protection during his meeting with a Russian attorney in June 2016, adding that they would not have screened any of his meetings. "Donald Trump, Jr. was not a protectee of the USSS in June, 2016. Thus we would not have screened anyone he was meeting with at that time," Secret Service spokesman Mason Brayman said in a statement to Reuters. On Sunday morning, Jay Sekulow, a member of Trump´s legal team, questioned on ABC News´ "This Week" why the Secret Service allowed Trump Jr. to meet Kremlin-linked


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pearson365, 7/17/2017 9:00:01 AM     (No. 11321195)

"Trump Jr., ......met with Veselnitskaya, who said she had damaging information on Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton."

She speaks only limited English, which is why the British music promoter had to arrange a meeting for her and Trump campaign. As to Jay Sekulow, he believes that he is still an FNC analyst rather than a discreet attorney for the President. He´s becoming the Lanny Davis of Repubs, always on and always spinning. There was nothing illegal about having the meeting and the Trump team did not ask anyone to perform an illegal act as a result of the meeting. That´s all that Jay has to say.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 7/17/2017 9:06:39 AM     (No. 11321207)

I bet that Democrat nominee´s daughter was under protection.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 7/17/2017 9:06:56 AM     (No. 11321208)

The media doing what they do best- Making a spewing volcano out of a mole hill.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Cog, 7/17/2017 9:22:42 AM     (No. 11321228)

Let´s get back to those FISA warrants that allowed the snooping on the Trump campaign.
This Russian lawyer looks like the perfect vehicle to ride right in.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: arkfamily, 7/17/2017 9:38:34 AM     (No. 11321253)

This whole situation reeks of setup by Clinton team, Loretta Lynch, and the Obama administration. From the moment Donald Trump won the presidency, these individuals took the necessary steps to start the "Russian collusion" theory. That was the very reason why Wisconsin had to do their recount.

They along with the liberals are trying daily to discredit Trump as our President. This is disgusting.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ebgchatham, 7/17/2017 10:17:39 AM     (No. 11321293)

So since Jr. wasn´t under protective service, did that mean anyone who "said´ they were meeting with Jr would be let in.? That seems like a gaping hole in security.Absurd.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: FormerDem, 7/17/2017 12:38:46 PM     (No. 11321459)

Billy Carter.... Hugh Rodham....

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Packard Man, 7/17/2017 1:38:39 PM     (No. 11321525)

The leftist media keep leaving out the important things. Did Trump Jr. yawn at the meeting? Use a tissue? Take a sip of water?
Was the water in a paper cup or a glass? Was
there any water available at all?

All of these un-answered questions! We probably will never now the full extent of what went on at this secret meeting! (s/o)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Polecat49, 7/17/2017 2:11:04 PM     (No. 11321560)

It is becoming more and more evident.
the ANTI-American democRATS, their running, yappinf yellow dogs in the so-called media and so-called ?republicans? are trying to make this Anti-Trump thing into another "watergate" where LIES and Cheating took down President Nixon. I just hope to God there are enough sensible Americans and Republicans to beat back the hoards of LIARS, CHEATS and THEIVES acting like they are the ?elite? looking out for the rest of us.

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