Trump Defends Don Jr.-Russian Lawyer Meeting: ‘Most People’ Would Have Attended share this email

President Donald Trump was asked at a news conference whether his son, Donald Trump Jr., should have accepted a meeting with a Russian lawyer in order to potentially obtain dirt on Hillary Clinton.

Trump took questions alongside French President Emmanuel Macron on a trip to Paris. The reporter noted that FBI Director nominee Chris Wray said yesterday authorities should have been notified of the Russian contact by Trump Jr.

“Most people would have taken that meeting,” Trump answered.