In a scene from “Trump’s Showdown,” go inside the sequence of events involving the Trump Tower meeting with Kremlin-linked lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya and Trump campaign members including Donald Trump, Jr., Jared Kushner, and then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
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From filmmaker Michael Kirk and his team, “Trump’s Showdown” traces key moments in the ongoing, high-stakes saga surrounding President Trump’s confrontation with federal investigators — key moments like the July 2017 revelation of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting.
In this excerpt, see why the way the president decided to address the impending revelation of the meeting, in the words of Washington Post reporter Carol Leonnig, had his lawyers “losing their minds” — and why Robert Mueller was paying close attention.
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