President Donald Trump defended retweeting a message suggesting the Clintons had a role in the death of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein.
Trump on Saturday retweeted a post by commentator Terence K Williams linking to Clintons to the death of Jeffrey Epstein.
FBI agents speaking to INSIDER about the message were aghast. One said: “The last thing investigators need is the President of the United States fanning the flames with these bulls— theories that have no basis in reality.”
Jeffrey Epstein died in a New York prison in what officials said Saturday was an apparent suicide.
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President Donald Trump defended retweeting a message groundlessly linking the Clintons to the death of financier and alleged sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein.
On Saturday, following news that Epstein died in an apparent suicide in a New York prison, Trump shared a message on Twitter which said: “#JefferyEpstein had information on Bill Clinton & now he’s dead.”
It included the hashtag #ClintonBodyCount.
Trump defended retweeting the message because its author, comedian and commentator Terrence K Williams, has many followers, is “a very highly respected conservative pundit” and “a big Trump fan.”
When asked whether he really thinks the theory is true, he said …read more
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