Trump: “This was an attempted coup”

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(NBC News) – President Trump once again lashed out at special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation Wednesday, calling it “an attempted coup.”

“And this was an attempted coup. This was an attempted take down of a president. And we beat them, we beat them,” Mr. Trump said.

Speaking to reporters on the White House South Lawn before departing for San Antonio, Texas, Mr. Trump said that he is “most interested” in newly appointed Attorney General William Barr’s promised review of the FBI’s conduct during the probe saying “what they did was “treason.”

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