- President did what ‘any father would’, says spokeswoman … as ex-generals slam trans ban
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The White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, seemed to confirm that Donald Trump was personally involved in drafting an initial misleading statement from his son Donald Jr about his meeting with a Russian lawyer.
The statement that Don Jr issued is true. There’s no inaccuracy in the statement. The president weighed in as any father would, based on the limited information that he had.
– Sarah Huckabee Sanders