That’s called collusion, that’s called real collusion

ABC News’ Oval Office interview with President Trump

Over the course of two days, ABC News’ Chief Anchor George canada goose black friday sale Stephanopoulos spent canada goose cheap uk 30 hours with President Donald Trump, flying on Air Force One to Iowa, traveling in his armored vehicle called “The Beast,” greeting him in his West Wing residence, embedding in the Oval Office canada goose outlet new york for a day of meetings, and sitting down for a one on one interview in the White House Rose Garden.

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During an interview Wednesday morning in the Oval Office, President Trump opined on the Russia investigation, telling Stephanopoulos he would consider accepting damaging information about his political rivals from foreign nations.

(MORE: EXCLUSIVE: Trump says he would listen if foreigners offered dirt on opponents)

Below is a complete, unedited transcript of that portion of the president’s exclusive interview with ABC News.

ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos: You’re a fighter. You, you, it feels like you’re in a constant kind of churn.

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President Donald Trump: Yeah, uh, my life has always been a fight. And I enjoy that I guess, I don’t know if I enjoy it or not, I guess sometimes I have canada goose jacket uk mens false fights, like the canada cheap canada goose goose shop vancouver Russian witch hunt. That’s a false fight. That’s a made up hoax. And I had a fight that

Stephanopoulos: the first line of his report says they had a systematic attempt at interfere in our elections.

President Trump: They did, but not me. And they also said, okay, that we rebuffed them. Okay?

Stephanopoulos: Well they said you’re

President Trump: that the Trump campaign. Excuse me. The canada goose hat uk campaign, the Trump campaign rebuffed them. We had nothing to do with Russia. Hillary Clinton had much more to do with Russia than anything having to do with our campaign. canada goose outlet It canada goose outlet new york city said very specifically that, not only we didn’t have to do, but we rebuffed them. Now, canada goose factory outlet anything having to do with Russia had nothing to do with our campaign.

Stephanopoulos: Well, Paul Manafort.

President Trump: Paul Manafort, they have Paul Manafort on taxes and many other things. Nothing to do with our campaign.

Stephanopoulos: Giving polling information to the Russians.

President Trump: I don’t know anything about that. What difference does polling information make? It doesn’t matter. He was maybe trying to do something for an account or something. Who knows? But they said specifically that there was nothing to do, and we, in fact, rebuffed them

Stephanopoulos: they said there were hundreds

President Trump: It’s a phony

Stephanopoulos: what they said is that

President Trump: They also said that canada goose parka outlet there were bloggers in Moscow and they said canada goose parka uk specifically, about the bloggers in Moscow, had nothing to do with Trump, had nothing to do with the and there were like 32 or 36 bloggers. We have nothing to do with bloggers in Moscow. I’ll tell you, you talk about collusion, take a look at the collusion with the Democrat party and canada goose black friday offers Facebook and Google and Twitter. That’s called collusion, that’s called real collusion. Not where somebody buys some ads and the other thing, having to do with Russia, they were also helping the Clinton campaign, you know that? It wasn’t just Trump. And Putin, I will say this: if he had it, it was up to him. He would much rather have Hillary Clinton be president right now. And all of these countries would rather have Biden or anybody else but Trump.

Stephanopoulos: He said he was trying to help elect you. He said that explicitly.

President Trump: Well he might’ve said that after I won because it’s a smart thing to say, okay? Because frankly

Stephanopoulos: And Mueller says that he’s trying to do that.

President Trump: Mueller said that we rebuffed Russia, that we pushed them away, that canada goose manchester uk we weren’t interested. Read the report.

Stephanopoulos: I have read the report. On that though, your son Don Jr. canada goose outlet mall is up before the Senate Intelligence Committee today, and again, he was not charged with anything. In retrospect though, do you think

President Trump: I mean not only wasn’t he charged, if you read it, with all of the horrible fake news, I mean, I was reading that my son was going to go to jail. This is a good young man. That he was going to go to jail and all of these horrible stories. And then the report comes out and they didn’t even say they hardly even talked canada goose uk harrods about canada goose outlet location him.

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