Trump's lawyers did not demand a full debriefing, the person said.
During his three interviews with Special Adviser Robert Mueller's team, McGahn provided no information that would incriminate the president, according to CNN. 19659003] The New York Times reported for the first time on Sunday that Trump's attorney team does not know to what extent McGahn has collaborated with Special Adviser Robert Mueller. The news follows a Saturday report from the Times that McGahn had worked extensively with Mueller. The president's lawyers told the Times on Sunday that they believed that McGahn's nearly 30-hour interviews with the Special Adviser contained no statements that hurt the president.
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When contacted by CNN, Burck refused to comment on the Times. "Report on Sunday Burck said in a statement on Saturday:" President Trump declined to claim any privileges over Mr. McGahn's testimony so that Mr. McGahn answered the questions of the Special Counsel team in detail and honestly, like any person who is interviewed by federal investigators. "19659002] Trump's former senior private prosecutor, John Dowd, who supported the idea that White House officials should join the Mueller probe cooperate, CNN said Sunday that McGahn is "a strong witness to the president's case. The strategy works. Frag Rudy "A reference to Trump's current chief legal attorney investigating special advisers, Rudy Giuliani
" We have protected [the President] by not soliciting a lawyer-client privilege, "Dowd added, when Trump's attorney team had no officials The White House would have allowed McGahn to do voluntary interviews with Mueller's team, then they would have been called to testify before a grand jury. "
Giuliani said in NBC's" Meet the Press "on Sunday morning, He had not asked McGahn, but the legal department still had "a good sense" of what McGahn Mueller's team had told Dowd.
"Dowd has a good sense of it, he talked to them back then," Giuliani replied. He later added, "I think John Dowd makes us feel good about it."
"John Dowd said yesterday – I'll use his words rather than mine – that McGahn was a strong witness for the President, so I do not need to know much more about it," Giuliani said.
People who were familiar with Trump's thinking told The Times that his realization that he did not know what McGahn shared with Muller's team shook the president, who's obsessed with the informant role, John W. Dean, then White House Advisor to President Richard Nixon and now CNN contributor while Watergate played. On Sunday morning, Trump referred to Dean in a Twitter post that started the Times report a day earlier, calling it "a fake piece," which meant "because White House counsel Don McGahn spent hours on the Special Council He testified "He must be a John Dean type" COUNCIL But I have allowed him and all others to testify – I did not have to. "
Dean replied:" @realDonaldTrump (I still have problems with the title Mr. President for someone installed by Putin), I doubt you have any idea what McGahn told Mueller, and Nixon knew that I would meet with prosecutors, b / c I told him, but he did not think that I would tell them the truth! "
Politico reported on Sunday that Dean has met Lanny Davis on several occasions in recent months, the lawyer representing former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, due to his business New York is being prosecuted.
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