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Did Trump obstruct justice? Or were his words 'mischaracterized'?


In an interview with NBC’s Lester Holt, President Donald Trump said he had the “Russia thing” on his mind when he fired FBI Director James Comey. Some have claimed this amounts to obstruction of justice. But, White House lawyers said in a memo obtained by the New York Times that the interview has been “misreported.” How should Trump’s words be interpreted?