×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - In Google Play
VIEW
×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - On the App Store
VIEW
Skip to main content
Tags: sean spicer | russia investigation | election interference | mueller probe

Spicer: 'No Evidence' That Mueller Probe is a Witch Hunt

Spicer: 'No Evidence' That Mueller Probe is a Witch Hunt

By    |   Thursday, 19 July 2018 09:37 AM

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday that he has seen "no evidence" to suggest that the investigation into Russian election interference is a politically-motivated witch hunt.

When asked on NBC’s "Today" show if special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is a witch hunt, Spicer said, "as of now, I see no evidence that it is," adding that there’s also been "no evidence" of collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign.

"I think that it’s been going on a long time," Spicer continued.

"There’s the collusion, which we’ve seen no evidence of, so far," he said. "But with respect to the meddling, that’s another thing. And you’ve seen now multiple Russians indicted."

"I think it's very important to be clear that Russia meddled in our election and there's no evidence of collusion," he said.

Host Savannah Guthrie also asked, "Do you regret sticking your neck out for his more outlandish claims that turn out to be false? I’m thinking about for example, the inauguration crowd size, the three to five million fraudulent votes in the election, having tapes of [former FBI Director James] Comey in the Oval Office. I mean those are three examples of things that are now known not to be true."

"I appreciate you keeping it to only three," Spicer responded, adding that Trump is generally "truthful," but uses "hyperbole to sell issues and that’s how he his, he’s a salesman and a negotiator and a businessman first and foremost."

© 2021 Newsmax. All rights reserved.


Politics
Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday that he has seen “no evidence” to suggest that the investigation into Russian election interference is a politically-motivated witch hunt.
sean spicer, russia investigation, election interference, mueller probe
245
2018-37-19
Thursday, 19 July 2018 09:37 AM
Newsmax Media, Inc.
Join the Newsmax Community
Read and Post Comments
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
 
TOP

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
Download the NewsmaxTV App
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved