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Sean Spicer just took spin to the next level

Original story at Mother Jones• 12 mentions • 3 months ago

Mother Jones 3 months ago

 
While the directors of the FBI and the NSA were testifying before Congress about Russian meddling in the presidential election, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer offered some curious spin on the ties between Russia and associates of President Donald Trump. In a press briefing, Spicer said that Paul Manafort, who performed controversial work for pro-Russian Ukrainian politicians from 2007 to 2012, "played a very limited role [on the Trump campaign] for a very limited amount of time." In fact, Manafort was involved with the campaign from March to August 2016 and served as campaign chairman starting in June, after ...
 
 
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21 Mar
B. Justice @zefirotorna
RT @pemalevy: Spicer claimed Paul Manafort was only with the Trump campaign for 8 weeks... That's not correct https://t.co/MdsJ0WLHUv
21 Mar
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RT @pemalevy: Spicer claimed Paul Manafort was only with the Trump campaign for 8 weeks... That's not correct https://t.co/MdsJ0WLHUv
20 Mar
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20 Mar
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20 Mar
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20 Mar
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20 Mar
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20 Mar
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RT @pemalevy: Spicer claimed Paul Manafort was only with the Trump campaign for 8 weeks... That's not correct https://t.co/MdsJ0WLHUv
20 Mar
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RT @SocialPowerOne1: Spicer Claims Scandal-Plagued Trump Campaign Chair "Played a Very Limited Role" https://t.co/eCmbaM0re1
20 Mar
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Spicer Claims Scandal-Plagued Trump Campaign Chair "Played a Very Limited Role" https://t.co/Frgv259YaV https://t.co/ffQdG65zXA
20 Mar
Mother Jones @MotherJones
RT @pemalevy: Spicer claimed Paul Manafort was only with the Trump campaign for 8 weeks... That's not correct https://t.co/MdsJ0WLHUv