UPDATE 2-Trump says he did not discuss Russia probe with acting attorney general
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
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By Roberta Rampton
WASHINGTON, Nov 9 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on
Friday he had not discussed the probe into Russia's meddling in
the 2016 U.S. presidential election with Matt Whitaker before
appointing him as acting attorney general, and it was up to
Whitaker whether he wanted to be involved with the
Speaking to reporters at the White House, Trump defended his
choice of Whitaker, who has been panned ...