As special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation reportedly draws to a close, the spotlight has once again moved back to Donald Trump Jr. and events surrounding the much-ballyhooed meeting at Trump Tower. You know the one.
But the Democrats aren’t as pleased as they were hoping to be. Far from being a smoking gun for an indictment, the phone calls Trump Jr. received around the meeting from blocked numbers weren’t from his father at all, as Democrats claimed, but from family friends. “After a year of hearing about this one ad nauseam, yet another left-wing narrative officially bites the dust,” said Trump Jr. in a statement.
This news has undoubtedly knocked the Democrats back a bit, as they were obsessed with the narrative that the calls were from now-President Trump — therefore proving he knew that Trump Jr. met with Russians about Hillary Clinton.
Now that the blocked numbers turned out to be a letdown for Trump opponents, where will Mueller and the Democrats turn next?
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