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yahoo.com - 6 days ago

In Interview, Trump Lawyer Jay Sekulow Misrepresents Role of Secret Service

President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Jay Sekulow misrepresented the role of the Secret Service this morning on ABC’s “This Week” in an attempt to justify Donald Trump Jr.’s controversial meeting with a Russian lawyer and Russian-American lobbyist, several former and current Secret Service officials told Huffpost.
President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Jay Sekulow misrepresented the role of the Secret Service this morning on ABC’s “This Week” in an attempt to justify Donald Trump Jr.’s controversial meeting with a Russian lawyer and Russian-American lobbyist, several former and current Secret Service officials told Huffpost. It has been eight days since The New York Times revealed that President Trump’s son met with at least two reportedly Kremlin-linked Russians, Natalia Veselnitskaya and Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin. The meeting has drawn condemnation and concerns on both sides of the aisle because it appears that Trump Jr. colluded with a foreign power hostile to the United States to seek negative information about his father’s presidential opponent, Hillary Clinton. In an interview today with ABC’s White House reporter Jon Karl, Sekulow, a long time Trump ally and a member of his personal legal team, asserted that if Veselnitskaya and Akhmetshin were such concerning figures, the Secret Service should have prevented them from entering Trump Tower. Sekulow made several misleading statements, according to current and former Secret Service officials who spoke to HuffPost. KARL: But do you accept what we heard from the president’s pick to run the FBI, that what should’ve happened there, you know, a situation where you have representatives of a foreign government offering assistance to ― in an election, that what should’ve happened is that the FBI should’ve been notified? SEKULOW: Well, I wonder why the Secret Service, if this was nefarious, why the Secret Service allowed these people in.
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