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Trevor Potter Appears on PBS NewsHour To Discuss Trump's View of Accepting Foreign Opposition Research Causing New Controversy
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Trevor Potter Appears on PBS NewsHour To Discuss Trump's View of Accepting Foreign Opposition Research Causing New Controversy

Date: 6/13/2019

Trevor Potter, co-leader of the Caplin & Drysdale's Political Law Group and founding President and General Counsel for the Campaign Legal Center, spoke with PBS NewsHour on President Trump's willingness to take foreign opposition research from foreign governments.

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Why Trump’s view of accepting foreign opposition research is ‘textbook illegal’

President Trump has caused a new outcry by declaring that he would accept information about a political opponent provided by a foreign government. The admission comes after Robert Mueller warned of significant Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign. 

To view the full interview or to read the transcript, please visit PBS NewsHour.

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