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News Wrap: Trump defends oldest son over Senate subpoena

Clip: 05/09/2019 | 4m 33s

In our Thursday news wrap, President Trump defended his oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., after reports he was subpoenaed by the Senate Intelligence Committee, which wants to question him about a meeting with a Russian lawyer in 2016. The president said his son had already been “exonerated.” Also, North Korea has reportedly fired short-range missiles for the second time in five days.

Aired: 05/09/19

Rating: NR

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