Of Course Trump Jr. and Manafort Resist Public Testimony

Of Course Trump Jr. and Manafort Resist Public Testimony


“Have agreed to negotiate to provide the committee with documents and be interviewed…” What? The Senate Judiciary Committee is wrangling with Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort over public testimony.  That public testimony was though to be possibly happneing next week.  BUt now, there are stories emerging that Manafort and Don Jr. will only meet with the committee next week to “negotiate” any future appearance.

Trump Jr. and Manafort are avoiding being subpoenaed because they have agreed to cooperate with the Senate Judiciary Committee. The committee is due to meet next on Wednesday. 

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