News Exercise #210

Please note that CNN is famously biased against Trump and Republicans in general. This is just a listening exercise and may not be impartial news.

1. As of the time of reporting, how many cases have been made in the Russian investigation?
2. What had Papadopoulos proposed during the meeting in Trump Tower of March last year?
3. What was Trump’s reaction to the proposition?
4. How does the reporter, Anderson Cooper, mock Trump’s claim of not remembering the meeting?

Answers:
1. As of the time of reporting, how many cases have been made in the Russian investigation?
There have so far been one guilty plea and two indictments.
2. What had Papadopoulos proposed during the meeting in Trump Tower of March last year?
He pitched (proposed) setting up a meeting with Kennedy, Trump and Vladimir Putin.”
3. What was Trump’s reaction to the proposition?
Trump “heard him out”, which means he listened to the entire proposal.
3. How does the reporter, Anderson Cooper, mock Trump’s claim of not remembering the meeting?
Trump recently said “No hesitation, one of the great memories of all time.”

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