WASHINGTON | The Latest: Officials wish Trump denial was more forceful
WASHINGTON — January 13, 2019— The Latest on President Donald Trump and the Russia investigation (all times local):
Officials are expressing regret that President Donald Trump didn’t more clearly and forcefully deny working on behalf of Russia when asked during a Fox News interview.
That’s according to aides and Republicans close to the White House who spoke to The Associated Press.
The New York Times reported that law enforcement officials began investigating, in 2017, whether Trump had been working on behalf of Russia against U.S.