Sean Hannity: “The fact is” the Trump Tower meeting was about adoptions

Sean Hannity: “The fact is” the Trump Tower meeting was about adoptions

The Russian government reportedly uses "adoptions" as a stand in for sanctions

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From the June 4 edition of Fox News' Hannity:

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SEAN HANNITY (HOST): I watch you every day and I watched you today, and all the focus was, "Well, you told us in 2017 that the president had nothing to do with the comments of Don Jr." And I'm thinking, "Well, every report shows that what the president said, that the Magnitsky Act, or the fact that the meeting was all about -- and all the emails prove it to be about talking about adoption," that the fact is, that at the end of that report is, they told the truth. Isn't that the bigger picture that is missed tonight?

SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS: Certainly that is one of the big things missed tonight, but I think the biggest story that's being missed tonight, and I saw it today in that room, they asked me 100 questions on the fake witch hunt that they have been fixated on for these last 500 days, but they forgot to mention the things that Americans actually care about, like the booming economy.

Related:

New York Times: When the Kremlin Says ‘Adoptions,’ It Means ‘Sanctions’

HuffPo: When They Say ‘Russian Adoptions,’ It’s Code For Russian Sanctions

CNN: Trump Tower transcripts detail quest for dirt on Hillary Clinton

Previously:

Shep Smith excoriates the White House's web of lies surrounding Trump Tower meeting with Russian lawyer

Fox's Shepard Smith slams Trump lies over Russia meeting: The deception “is mind boggling”

Donald Trump Jr.’s hilariously strained explanation for why there was “no collusion”
 

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