Trump lawyers describe how they first saw Barr's letter, with help from Major Garrett

CBS News Wednesday, 9 September 2020
This week on "The Takeout," President Trump's personal lawyers Rudy Giuliani and Jay Sekulow discuss the conclusion of the Mueller investigation, and how they first got their hands on the attorney general's summary of the report.

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