Investigators are looking into whether the Trump digital campaign helped Russia target voters in key states and cities so that Russian operatives could spread false and negative reports about Hillary Clinton in the run-up to Election Day in 2016, McClatchy reports.
President Donald Trump's approval rating has fallen to a mere 36 percent in a span of six months after he assumed the office in January, according to the latest poll conducted jointly by ABC News and the Washington Post.
Cobb's role is separate from Trump's outside legal team, led by NY lawyer Marc Kasowitz. All during this time the Trumps denied any interactions with the Russians, including Jared Kushner on his security clearance declaration.
"We want to build, create and grow more products in our country using American labor, American goods, and American grit", Trump said at a White House event touting products made in all 50 states, kicking off the administration's "Made in America"-themed week".
As part of a wide-ranging inquiry into the Trump campaign's possible ties to Russia, Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly investigating Kushner's communications with Gorkov and Kislyak, as well as his role in the Trump campaign and relationship with former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.
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In addition to Kasowitz, others members on Trump's Russian Federation team outside of the White House include lawyer Jay Sekulow and public relations consultant Mark Corallo.
The legal team managed to meet with Trump on Tuesday without the aides who are often by his side.
The Secret Service is pushing back on President Donald Trump's attorney's remarks Sunday that there was nothing questionable going on at a meeting last summer between Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., a Russian lawyer and top members of Trump's campaign.
The New York Times revealed the Trump Tower meeting about two weeks later, and Futerfas put out statements defending Trump Jr.
"I think of him as a genuinely nice man who, in this case, has a lot of prior experience that will be relevent to how to run a war room in the White House, " Zeldin said.
The U.S. intelligence community alleged that Russia meddled in the U.S. presidential race previous year and connections existed between the Russian government and the Trump campaign, which the Kremlin has denied.