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Alternative Facts of the Week: Five misleading ways Trump world is pushing back on the Russia probe

Alternative Facts of the Week: Five misleading ways Trump world is pushing back on the Russia probe

New Trump lawyer Rudolph Giuliani’s admission on Fox News this week (which Donald Trump promptly confirmed on Twitter) that the president had, in fact, repaid old Trump lawyer Michael Cohen for the $130,000 in hush money he gave to adult film star Stormy Daniels is, justifiably, getting a lot of attention among those who track the chief executive’s lies. But Team Trump’s effort to battle back on the question of a possible campaign finance violation on that front pales next to its all-out assault on reality in regard to Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation.

This week brought a flurry of revelations about Mr. Mueller’s efforts to secure an interview with President...

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