President Trump’s lawyer said he does not give his client advice when it comes to using Twitter.
“I’m the lawyer,” Jay Sekulow, an attorney on Trump’s outside legal team, told “Fox & Friends” on Monday. “I don’t tell him what to write or not what to write.”
Sekulow spent part of his weekend trying to explain the president’s tweeted assertion that he is being investigated in the federal probe into Russia’s interference into the 2016 presidential election.
“I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!” Trump wrote to his millions of followers Friday. “Witch Hunt.”
I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director! Witch Hunt
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 16, 2017
But Sekulow said Sunday the tweet was a reaction to a Washington Post report…