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Trump tells The Washington Post he's against his aides testifying to Congress

Trump called Washington Post reporter Robert Costa to sound off on Congress wanting to question his staff in the wake of the Mueller report. Costa joins along with Maya Wiley and David Jolly to discuss. We just  reported to you  that the White House is going to fight the subpoena for Don McGahn to testify before the White House Judiciary Committee. Tonight Trump did an interview with the Washington Post, where he explained to them why he doesn’t want current and former White House aides testifying before Congress: WASHINGTON POST  – President Trump on Tuesday said he is opposed to current and former White House aides providing testimony to congressional panels in the wake of the special counsel report, intensifying a power struggle between his administration and House Democrats. In an interview with The Washington Post, Trump said that complying with congressional requests was unnecessary after the White House cooperated with special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s probe of