Trump says he wasn't warned in 2016 about Russia threats. He was

Trey Gowdy reveals stunning information about Trump spying accusations

President Trump pressured Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reverse his decision to recuse himself from oversight of the Russian Federation investigation and special counsel Robert Mueller is now probing that exchange, according to a report from the New York Times.

Trump's legal team has expressed interest in seeing classified information about the origins of the FBI investigation to prepare the president for an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller, who is now leading the federal investigation into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.

Gowdy told "CBS This Morning" on Wednesday that "there are lots of really good lawyers in the country".

Trump's animosity toward Sessions over the recusal had been previously reported - including the president disparaging his attorney general by calling him an "idiot" and encouraging him to resign - but Trump's suggestion that Sessions make an about-face on his recusal is a new development.

The South Carolina Republican, who is not seeking re-election to the House this year, has disputed another Trump claim that the Federal Bureau of Investigation under President Barack Obama planted a "spy" in the Trump campaign as part of the Russian Federation probe.

The perpetual Trump hatefest waged by the media has been given new fuel by Rep. Trey Gowdy's comments approving the FBI's counterintelligence investigation of the Trump campaign. "And that's how I read that - 'Senator Sessions, why didn't you tell me before I picked you?'" And the significance of it is that Mueller is now looking into this issue, according to The New York Times, in addition to the firing of Comey as kind of a possible obstruction of justice.

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"Hardly", Giuliani said. "I mean you got to be able to ask a Cabinet member to do things you think they should do".

"And I wish I had!" the president wrote.

Lawmakers demanded the briefing following reports that a government informant approached Trump campaign officials. Giuliani stressed that Trump had every right - whether in person or on social media - to "express how he feels" about Sessions, but suggested it was a distraction to his legal team's efforts to fight back against the ongoing investigation.

Presidential attorney Rudy Giuliani and former Trump campaign adviser Sam Nunberg say Mr. Trump acted within the bounds of his presidential authority. I can't think of any major case I handled in 20 years where there was not someone willing to provide information. The Times reported that special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating that request.

He again called on Mueller to conclude his investigation by September.

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