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When fired FBI director James Comey torched the White House last summer for spreading falsehoods about his leadership of the Bureau and the morale among its ranks — "Those were lies, plain and simple," he told Congress — Sarah Huckabee Sanders seemed to take umbrage that anyone would dare suggest the president is loose with the truth. "No, I can definitively say the president is not a liar," she assured reporters during an off-camera briefing. "It's frankly insulting that that question would be asked." Since it's the administration's official position that Donald Trump doesn't lie, its lawyers should be heartened that Robert Mueller, the special counsel appointed to investigate crimes associ..

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