4 takeaways about the Trump Tower meeting from newly released transcripts

Lengthy transcripts released Wednesday of Donald Trump Jr.‘s 2017 Senate Judiciary Committee interview shed light on exactly what happened during a Trump Tower meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya.

READ MORE: Real estate exec questioned about setting up meeting between Trump Jr., Russians. The transcripts were released just hours before the Senate intelligence committee announced it stands behind a 2017 assessment by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russia intervened in the election to hurt Clinton and help Trump.

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