She said on CBS's "Face the Nation" on October 8 that there's "no proof" yet that there was any collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign, adding: "I think that proof will likely come with Mr. Mueller's investigation".
President Donald Trump repeated his contention that there wasn't any collusion with Russian Federation, but he declined to say whether he would agree to a possible interview request from Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian Federation meddling in last year's election.
"It's sort of like, when you've done nothing wrong, let's be open and get it over with", he told reporters at Camp David in Maryland.
Without actually answering the question, Trump responded by insisting that "there has been no collusion between the Trump campaign and Russians or Trump and Russians".
He blamed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, his presidential rival in 2016 elections, saying she "was not was not for a strong military". Uh, that's perhaps ridiculous, and a lot of people looked upon that as being a very serious breach, and it really was.
"We'll see what happens", Trump said, regarding a potential interview with Mueller. "Tremendous", Trump said. "I wish we'd do some of that, but hydropower is fantastic, and it's a great asset that you have".
Trump called the investigation a "phony cloud" over his administration.
President Donald Trump has once again labelled the ongoing probe into potential coordination between his campaign and Moscow the "single greatest witch hunt" in USA political history.
Trump had previously said he would be "100 per cent" willing to meet Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director.
Trump announced a year ago his intention to pull the USA out of the climate pact and the president has repeatedly expressed skepticism about climate change science, calling global warming a "hoax" created by the Chinese to damage American industry.
Working with countries like India, Russia and China is a good not bad thing, US President Donald Trump said today.
Strzok was removed from Mueller's team after the special counsel learned about the messages last summer.
Comey told Congress in July of 2016 that the bureau's interview with Clinton was not recorded and that she did not swear an oath to tell the truth.