Trump Cleans Up Comments On Russian Meddling

Saagar Enjeti White House Correspondent

President Donald Trump attempted to clarify his comments on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election during an earlier press conference with Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Trump’s tweet emphasizes his confidence in the U.S. intelligence community’s assessment that Russia is responsible for interfering in the 2016 election. During the joint press conference Trump appeared to cast doubt on the assumption by giving credence to Putin’s denial.